BW Design Consulting Architects - 2015
Under the recently instated SANS 10400 XA building regulations, all new buildings need to meet specific energy Efficiency criteria before being Approved for construction.
8 aspects are listed that the designer must comply with to satisfy the NBR:
• Building Orientation
• Shading of the northern wall
• Roof assembly
• Services that use or control the use of energy
• Hot water supply requirement