Worldwide Research on Energy Efficiency and Sustainability in Public Buildings
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Author/sDe La Cruz Lovera, Carmen; Perea Moreno, Alberto Jesús; De la Cruz Fernández, José Luis; Álvarez Bermejo, José Antonio; Manzano Agugliaro, Francisco
The present study details the significant contribution that different international institutions have made to the field of sustainability and energy efficiency, with a focus on public buildings. This has been achieved by making use of the database Scopus, by applying bibliometric techniques and by analyzing the contents of articles published from 1976 to 2016. All the materials included in the analysis have been reported from Scopus. Several key aspects of the publications have been considered such as document type, language, subject area, journal type and keywords. Sustainable Development, Sustainability, Energy Conservation, Energy Efficiency and Buildings have been verified as the most used keywords. The obtained contributions have been classified geographically and by institution, with the United States, the United Kingdom, China, Australia and Italy being the leading research countries and Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Delft University of Technology and Tsinghua University the...