Using a Nested Thermal Envelope DesignTM
This project involves the renovation of a historic solid masonry home on the University of Toronto campus using an innovative, low-energy approach known as GEMINI Nested Thermal Envelope Design (GEMINI NTED)™.
Strange bedfellows, the architect and the engineer. Yet, in our increasingly ecoconscious world, coaxing them to get under the covers has never been more important.
The not-so-simple scheme: A box within a box.
Major contributors: Sandra Dedesko & Daniel Calero
From Research and Innovation to Design and Construction