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Review on effective energy management system for urban mosques in Malaysia


Supni, Siti Asikin and Nangkula, Utaberta and Ismail, Nor Atiah and Mohd. Ariffin, Noor Fazamimah and Mohd Yunus, Mohd.Yazid and Ismail, Sumarni (2015) Review on effective energy management system for urban mosques in Malaysia. Advances in Environment Biology, 9 (24). pp. 11-14. ISSN 1995-0756; ESSN: 1998-1066


Mosque is one of the unique type of buildings that have the specific characteristics and having the specific function by the intermittent operation schedule. The general climate of Malaysia and also the operation schedule of the mosque have impact on the demand for the energy uses by the mosque. The energy management not only involves the electricity problem but also the water resources for five time daily used. The objectives of this study include determination of energy efficiency, water efficiency, the indoor air quality and also the sustainable site planning management for mosque that will lead to effective way of saving energy used by the mosque. This study presents the analysis of collected data from literature survey as well as evaluating two case studies in Malaysia. The aim is to assess and look forward to the energy used by the ordinary mosque with the new high technology and the well-managed design mosque as a step towards a comprehensive study their effective way of management of energy system.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Design and Architecture
Publisher: American-Eurasian Network for Scientific Information Publications(AENSI)
Keywords: Energy management system; Urban mosques
Depositing User: Ms. Nida Hidayati Ghazali
Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2018 01:06
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2018 01:06
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/46175
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