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In the French version of the book « Conception de Maisons Tropicales », page 110, in the table entitled “Emissivity», the value 0.31 does not correspond to galvanized steel as indicated but to patinated galvanized steel. On page 164, in the insert "Low energy or positive energy houses", the unit currently used should be replaced by kWh/m2/year.