This 1 hour recorded webinar considers the extent to which daylight and sunlight are important design constraints in urban areas. The key is to ensure that new developments receive enough light, and do not block light to existing buildings or open spaces nearby.
This webinar covers areas from BRE’s guidance document ‘Site layout planning for daylight and sunlight: a guide to good practice‘ which is widely used.
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Circadian Lighting Effects on Health and Well-Being
Dr Cosmin Ticleanu, principal consultant and expert in daylight and electric lighting and their application on sustainable buildings, hosts this webinar, giving a review of the existing research and literature on circadian lighting and how this affects human health and well-being. It incorporates preliminary findings from the project ‘Circadian lighting effects on health and well-being’, jointly funded by the BRE Trust and CIBSE.