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Design Details and Long-term Performance of VIPs in Canada's North

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dc.contributor.author MacLean, Doug
dc.contributor.author Mukhopadhyaya, Phalguni
dc.contributor.author Korn, Juergen
dc.contributor.author Mooney, Stephen
dc.date.accessioned 2018-01-30T23:50:24Z
dc.date.available 2018-01-30T23:50:24Z
dc.date.copyright 2017 en_US
dc.date.issued 2017-03
dc.identifier.citation MacLean, D., Mukhopadhyaya, P., Korn, J. & Mooney, S. (2017). Design Details and Long-term Performance of VIPs in Canada's North. Energy Procedia, 111(March), 481-489. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.210 en_US
dc.identifier.uri https://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.210
dc.identifier.uri https://dspace.library.uvic.ca//handle/1828/9026
dc.description.abstract Vacuum Insulation Panels (VIPs) have been used in a variety of insulation applications in the built-environment in Yukon, Canada, which is located North of 60° latitude. As a result of this experience in a cold climate, more information is now available about the long-term thermal performance of VIPs and the best ways to install them. This paper compiles updated design, field and monitoring information from our experience for researchers, designers, building owners and contractors to help accelerate the use of high-performance VIPs with the goal of achieving Near Net Zero energy-use in buildings in the most cost-effective way. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship The financial help and technical contributions provided by Yukon College and the University of Victoria are also highly appreciated. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Energy Procedia en_US
dc.subject Vacuum Insulation Panels (VIPs) en_US
dc.subject long-term performance en_US
dc.subject construction challenges en_US
dc.subject construction details en_US
dc.subject thermal performance en_US
dc.subject thermal insulation en_US
dc.subject wall systems en_US
dc.subject Near Net Zero en_US
dc.subject Northern Canada en_US
dc.title Design Details and Long-term Performance of VIPs in Canada's North en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.description.scholarlevel Faculty en_US
dc.description.reviewstatus Reviewed en_US


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