Singapore's Zero-Energy Building's Daylight Monitoring System

Publication Type

Conference Paper

Date Published

04/2010

LBNL Report Number

LBNL-3708E

Abstract

A setup to monitor the daylighting performance of different glazing types in Singapore is presented. The glazing is installed in the facade of four dedicated testing chambers in BCAA's Zero Energy Building in Singapore. These test rooms are equipped with sensors that both record illuminances on the work plane, and luminances as seen by occupants. The physical and logical design of the monitoring system is presented. Criteria to assess the daylighting performance are introduced, and initial results of the work in progress are presented.

Conference Name

International Conference on Applied Energy 2010: Energy Solutions for a Sustainable World

Year of Publication

2010

Conference Location

Singapore

Call Number

LBNL-3708E