• Vesna Žegarac Leskovar
  • Miroslav Premrov
Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)


The introductory chapter sets a background frame and reveals the main reasons which encouraged the authors into researching the topic of energy efficiency of buildings. Section 1.2 is a brief overview of the authors’ activities in the fields of energy efficiency and timber–glass construction, while Sect. 1.3 shortly outlines the content of the book.


Energy Efficiency Heat Pump Solar Gain Thermal Envelope Glass Building 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of MariborMariborSlovenia

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