The population of Saudi Arabia has been increasing rapidly over the last few years, resulting in a massive need for homes and energy. Residential buildings in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia consume more than 70% of the total building energy consumption. The construction materials of the buildings have a significant impact on the energy consumption of residential buildings in Saudi Arabia, and major savings in air-conditioning energy can be made by adopting the appropriate construction type.
|Name|| Annual International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering|
|Publisher||Global Science and Technology Forum|
|Conference||3rd International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering|
|Period||3/05/15 → 5/05/15|
- hot arid climate building energy