8th Annual Global Conference on Energy Efficiency


Takao Sawachi

Building Research Institute



President, Building Research Institute, Chair, IEA Energy in Buildings and Communities, Operating Agent, IEA EBC TCP Annex 88 on energy efficiency of heat pump systems in buildings. He has been taking the leadership of the development of design guidelines for energy efficient buildings and of energy calculation methodologies for the Japan Building Energy Conservation Standard. He has expertises on building envelope, natural and mechanical ventilation and building services, especially HVAC systems.