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The World’s Largest Side by Side HVAC Experiment - Self Study

by Peter Rumsey • Last updated 02/2021

4.3/5 (view ratings)
233 students
1 module
7 minutes
3 assignments

Course description

Peter Rumsey, tasked with creating “the most efficient building in India, if not the world”, discusses his experiences designing the Infosys Hyderabad Software Development Block in this free course.

This H-Shaped building, physically split between a VAV System and a Radiant System, provided a direct side by side comparison gaging energy savings, comfort and air quality.

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Full course outline

Module 1 - Watch “The World’s Largest Side by Side HVAC Experiment”

Watch Peter Rumsey's free lecture about designing the world's largest HVAC experiment.

  • Free Lecture: “The World’s Largest Side by Side HVAC Experiment” (07:29 minutes)


Peter Rumsey

Founder/CEO, Point Energy Innovations

Peter Rumsey, PE, LEED AP BD+C, CEM, FASHRAE is widely recognized as a global leader in energy efficiency and sustainable building system design. Peter has worked in the engineering and energy consulting industry for 25 years. He has directed the design of 17 LEED Platinum Certified projects, as well as 3 Living Building Challenge and 12 Net Zero projects. Peter has... Learn more


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233 students have taken this course

by BRAHIM RAHMOUNI 07/23/2020

well guys it's my firts course here , i enjoyed the course even if it was too short , i recommand you guys to assest the courses they surelly will help you in your professional career

by Andrew Toutant 05/14/2020


by Saravanan S 04/11/2020

Very good course

by Gaurav Mathur 12/09/2019

This course is perfect amalgamation of theory and practical experience, focused on sustainable technologies.

by Dima K 08/28/2019

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