Survey dataset on architect׳s awareness and adoption of building envelope technologies for energy efficient housing in Lagos State

Adedotun O. Akinola, Albert B. Adeboye, Adedapo Oluwatayo, Oluwole Alagbe, Oluwatosin Babalola, Adedeji O. Afolabi
  • Data in Brief, August 2018, Elsevier
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2018.06.093

Architects' awareness and adopting of energy efficient building envelope technologies

What is it about?

The study investigates the level of awareness of architects on energy efficient building envelope technologies, as well as how often they adopt them

Why is it important?

Sustainability is a core concern of every designer of the built environment. This study presents the current state of awareness of architects in Lagos Nigeria and this is reflected in their level of adopting, The findings of the study suggests areas for the professional body to organize continuous professional development programmes on to ensure that the professionals are up-to-date

Perspectives

Dr Adedapo Adewunmi Oluwatayo
Covenant University

Building envelopes are important components of every building that serve as interface between the environment and the interior. these are very important aspects to explore in achieving sustainability of buildings.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2018.06.093

The following have contributed to this page: Dr Adedapo Adewunmi Oluwatayo