To meet increasingly rigorous energy codes, architects use modeling tools throughout the design process. These tools and strategies are becoming as familiar as concept models, specifications, programming documents, and other pieces of the architectural trade. The struggle has been to find ways to communicate the information provided by sustainability metric tools in a clear, thoughtful,...View Feature
In this issue of Texas Architect, we explore how the state’s changing energy landscape is affecting architecture (are we about to see the death of the glass building?), and we look into how a few Texas firms think visually about energy.