All Issue

2022 Vol.13, Issue 3 Preview Page

General Article

30 September 2022. pp. 304-327
Ministry of Energy, Bilan Energétique National 2019, (2020), pp. 44.
O. Kaynakli, A review of the economical and optimum thermal insulation thickness for building applications. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 16 (2012), pp. 415-425. 10.1016/j.rser.2011.08.006
M.K. Nematchoua, C.R.R. Raminosoa, R. Mamiharijaona, T. René, J.A. Orosa, W. Elvis, and P. Meukam, Study of the economical and optimum thermal insulation thickness for buildings in a wet and hot tropical climate: Case of Cameroon. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 50 (2015), pp. 1192-1202. 10.1016/j.rser.2015.05.066
M. Kayfeci, A. Keçebaş, and E. Gedik, Determination of optimum insulation thickness of external walls with two different methods in cooling applications. Applied Thermal Engineering. 50 (2013), pp. 217-224. 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2012.06.031
A. Bolattürk, Optimum insulation thicknesses for building walls with respect to cooling and heating degree-hours in the warmest zone of Turkey. Building and Environment. 43 (2008), pp. 1055-1064. 10.1016/j.buildenv.2007.02.014
J. Yu, C. Yang, L. Tian, and D. Liao, A study on optimum insulation thicknesses of external walls in hot summer and cold winter zone of China. Applied Energy. 86 (2009), pp. 2520-2529. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2009.03.010
P. Zhu, V. Huckemann, and M.N. Fisch, The optimum thickness and energy saving potential of external wall insulation in different climate zones of China. Procedia Engineering. 21 (2011), pp. 608-616. 10.1016/j.proeng.2011.11.2056
B. Bektas Ekici, A. Aytac Gulten, and U.T. Aksoy, A study on the optimum insulation thicknesses of various types of external walls with respect to different materials, fuels and climate zones in Turkey. Applied Energy. 92 (2012), pp. 211-217. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2011.10.008
A. Bolattürk, Determination of optimum insulation thickness for building walls with respect to various fuels and climate zones in Turkey. Applied Thermal Engineering. 26 (2006), pp. 1301-1309. 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2005.10.019
M. Ozel, Determination of optimum insulation thickness based on cooling transmission load for building walls in a hot climate. Energy Conversion and Management. 66 (2013), pp. 106-114. 10.1016/j.enconman.2012.10.002
F.F. Cyrille Vincelas and T. Ghislain, The determination of the most economical combination between external wall and the optimum insulation material in Cameroonian's buildings. Journal of Building Engineering. 9 (2017), pp. 155-163. 10.1016/j.jobe.2016.12.008
J.A. Rosas-flores and D. Rosas-flores, Energy & Buildings Potential energy savings and mitigation of emissions by insulation for residential buildings in Mexico. Energy & Buildings. 209 (2020), pp. 109698. 10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.109698
J. Barrau, M. Ibañez, and F. Badia, Impact of the optimization criteria on the determination of the insulation thickness. Energy & Buildings. 76 (2014), pp. 459-469. 10.1016/j.enbuild.2014.03.017
N.A. Kurekci, Determination of optimum insulation thickness for building walls by using heating and cooling degree-day values of all Turkey's provincial centers. Energy & Buildings. 118 (2016), pp. 197-213. 10.1016/j.enbuild.2016.03.004
M. Ozel, Influence of glazing area on optimum thickness of insulation for different wall orientations. Applied Thermal Engineering. 147 (2019), pp. 770-780. 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2018.10.089
L. Derradji, K. Imessad, M. Amara, and F.B. Errebai, A study on residential energy requirement and the effect of the glazing on the optimum insulation thickness. Applied Thermal Engineering. 112 (2017), pp. 975-985. 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.10.116
D.B. Özkan and C. Onan, Optimization of insulation thickness for different glazing areas in buildings for various climatic regions in Turkey. Applied Energy. 88 (2011), pp. 1331-1342. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2010.10.025
J. Yuan, C. Farnham, and K. Emura, Optimal combination of thermal resistance of insulation materials and primary fuel sources for six climate zones of Japan. Energy & Buildings. 153 (2017), pp. 403-411. 10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.08.039
E. Küçüktopcu and B. Cemek, A study on environmental impact of insulation thickness of poultry building walls. Energy. 150 (2018), pp. 583-590. 10.1016/
D. Evin and A. Ucar, Energy impact and eco-efficiency of the envelope insulation in residential buildings in Turkey. Applied Thermal Engineering. 154 (2019), pp. 573-584. 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2019.03.102
O. Altan Dombaycı, The environmental impact of optimum insulation thickness for external walls of buildings. Building and Environment. 42 (2007), pp. 3855-3859. 10.1016/j.buildenv.2006.10.054
Ö.A. Dombayci, H.K. Ozturk, Ö. Atalay, Ş. Güven Acar, and E.Y. Ulu, The Impact of Optimum Insulation Thickness of External Walls to Energy Saving and Emissions of CO2 and SO2 for Turkey Different Climate Regions. Energy and Power Engineering. 8 (2016), pp. 327-348. 10.4236/epe.2016.811030
R.D. Muddu, D.M. Gowda, A.J. Robinson, and A. Byrne, Optimisation of retrofit wall insulation : An Irish case study. Energy & Buildings. 235 (2021), pp. 110720. 10.1016/j.enbuild.2021.110720
A. Aslan, Investigation of the effect of optimum insulation thickness of building exterior walls on energy consumption and reduction of emissions. Engineering Sciences. 16 (2021), pp. 64-77. 10.12739/NWSA.2021.16.2.1A0470
T.M.I. Mahlia and A. Iqbal, Cost benefits analysis and emission reductions of optimum thickness and air gaps for selected insulation materials for building walls in Maldives. Energy. 35 (2010), pp. 2242-2250. 10.1016/
M. Ozel, Cost analysis for optimum thicknesses and environmental impacts of different insulation materials. Energy & Buildings. 49 (2012), pp. 552-559. 10.1016/j.enbuild.2012.03.002
M.F. Alsayed and R.A. Tayeh, Life cycle cost analysis for determining optimal insulation thickness in Palestinian buildings. Journal of Building Engineering. 22 (2019), pp. 101-112. 10.1016/j.jobe.2018.11.018
F.F. Cyrille Vincelas, T. Ghislain, and T. Robert, Influence of the types of fuel and building material on energy savings into building in tropical region of Cameroon. Applied Thermal Engineering. 122 (2017), pp. 806-819. 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2017.04.028
M. Kameni Nematchoua, P. Ricciardi, S. Reiter, and A. Yvon, A comparative study on optimum insulation thickness of walls and energy savings in equatorial and tropical climate. International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment. 6 (2017), pp. 170-182. 10.1016/j.ijsbe.2017.02.001
CNERIB, DTR C3.2/4 Document Technique Réglementaire, Règlementation Thermique Algérienne du Bâtiment. 2016.
S.A. Al-Sanea, M.F. Zedan, and S.A. Al-Ajlan, Effect of electricity tariff on the optimum insulation-thickness in building walls as determined by a dynamic heat-transfer model. Applied Energy. 82 (2005), pp. 313-330. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2004.10.014
N. Daouas, Z. Hassen, and H. Ben Aissia, Analytical periodic solution for the study of thermal performance and optimum insulation thickness of building walls in Tunisia. Applied Thermal Engineering. 30 (2010), pp. 319-326. 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2009.09.009
IEA, CO2 Emissions from fuel combustion, 2017.
ASHRAE, Handbook of Fundamentals, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and air-conditioning Engineers, INC. Atlanta, 2009.
F.B. Errebai, L. Derradji, A. Limam, and M. Amara, Energy efficiency and economic profitability between standard and high energy performance dwellings in a semi-arid climate. International Journal of Ambient Energy. (2021), pp. 1-17. 10.1080/01430750.2021.1874525
O. Kaynakli, A study on residential heating energy requirement and optimum insulation thickness. Renewable Energy. 33 (2008), pp. 1164-1172. 10.1016/j.renene.2007.07.001
N. Arslanoglu and A. Yigit, Investigation of Efficient Parameters on Optimum Insulation Thickness Based on Theoretical-Taguchi Combined Method. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy. 36 (2017), pp. 1824-1831, pp. 1-8. 10.1002/ep.12628
B. Rosti, A. Omidvar, and N. Monghasemi, Optimal insulation thickness of common classic and modern exterior walls in different climate zones of Iran. Journal of Building Engineering. 27 (2020), pp. 100954. 10.1016/j.jobe.2019.100954
A. Ucar and F. Balo, Determination of the energy savings and the optimum insulation thickness in the four different insulated exterior walls. Renewable Energy. 35 (2010), pp. 88-94. 10.1016/j.renene.2009.07.009
N. Daouas, A study on optimum insulation thickness in walls and energy savings in Tunisian buildings based on analytical calculation of cooling and heating transmission loads. Applied Energy. 88 (2011), pp. 156-164. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2010.07.030
Official Journal of the Algerian Republic, law n°99-09, July 28th, 1999, related to the Energy Management, n°51, August 2nd, Algiers, Algeria, 1999.
  • Publisher :Sustainable Building Research Center (ERC) Innovative Durable Building and Infrastructure Research Center
  • Publisher(Ko) :건설구조물 내구성혁신 연구센터
  • Journal Title :International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development
  • Volume : 13
  • No :3
  • Pages :304-327
  • Received Date :2022. 09. 06
  • Accepted Date : 2022. 09. 26
Journal Informaiton International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development
  • scopus
  • NRF
  • KISTI Current Status
  • KISTI Cited-by
  • crosscheck
  • orcid
  • open access
  • ccl
Journal Informaiton Journal Informaiton - close