|Form for Daylighting|
|Intermediate Light Shelves|
|Direct Gain: Glazing|
|Thermal Storage Wall|
|Form for Cooling|
Locate an overhang above solar glazing (facing the equator – south in northern latitudes and north in southern latitudes).
Exterior horizontal louvers can also be used to shade south glazing. Use the above guidelines to size the louver projection as a fraction of the distance between louvers.
In hot climates (28°L or less) that do not require any heating, extend overhangs, roof, or shading devices to cover the entire solar façade and adjacent outdoor living spaces.
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