Strategy-proof thermal comfort voting in buildings

  title={Strategy-proof thermal comfort voting in buildings},
  author={L. Zhang and Abraham Hang-Yat Lam and D. Wang},
  booktitle={BuildSys '14},
  • L. Zhang, Abraham Hang-Yat Lam, D. Wang
  • Published in BuildSys '14 2014
  • Engineering
  • Commercial building is a major energy consumer worldwide; and the heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) system dominates the total energy consumption. The current practice of the HVAC systems in most commercial buildings is to adopt a fixed temperature setting; and to avoid occupant complaints, building operators usually choose conservative temperatures settings. This leads to massive energy waste; and many times not good in thermal comfort either. Recently, many works studied the… CONTINUE READING
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