Architecture: Sustainable Architecture

  • Sustainability in Architecture and Urban Design book cover

    Sustainability in Architecture and Urban Design

    1st Edition

    By Carl Bovill

    Sustainability in Architecture and Urban Design will help you understand the nature of the sustainability problem and show you how to implement your design for a sustainable future. Organized in six parts, the problem, the environment, the residential scale, the commercial scale, the urban scale,…

    Paperback – 2014-12-08
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Architectural Conservation: Philosophy, Legislation and Practice book cover

    An Introduction to Architectural Conservation

    Philosophy, Legislation and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Nick Lee Evans

    There are over half a million listed buildings in Britain, conservation areas can be found in every borough, and a large proportion of our housing stock pre-dates 1914. So, whether in extending a listed house, reordering a local church, or converting an historic warehouse, most architects will work…

    Paperback – 2014-12-01
    RIBA Publishing

  • Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Design book cover

    Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Design

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Meek, Kevin Van Den Wymelenberg

    Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Design provides architects, building designers, and students clear direction for the successful inclusion of daylight and integrated electric light in buildings. It presents design teams with the performance analysis resources, energy saving estimates and user…

    Paperback – 2014-10-28
    Routledge
    PocketArchitecture

  • Designing for Hope: Pathways to Regenerative Sustainability book cover

    Designing for Hope

    Pathways to Regenerative Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Dominique Hes, Chrisna du Plessis

    A forward looking book on sustainable design that describes problems and then, by providing a different way to conceptualise design and development, leads on to examples of regenerative solutions. Its aim is to move the discussion away from doing less, but still detracting from our ecological…

    Paperback – 2014-10-23
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings: Cool Climates book cover

    Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings

    Cool Climates, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Burton

    Whilst sustainability is already an important driver in the new building sector, this book explores how those involved in refurbishment of commercial building are moving this agenda forward. It includes chapters by developers, surveyors, cost consultants, architects, building physicists and other…

    Hardback – 2014-10-08
    Routledge

  • Delivering Sustainable Buildings: Saving and Payback book cover

    Delivering Sustainable Buildings

    Saving and Payback, 1st Edition

    By Yetunde Abdul, Richard Quartermaine, David Sutton

    Research by Sweett Group and BRE has challenged the perception that sustainable buildings are necessarily more costly to build. By applying cost data from real construction projects to three case study buildings – an office, secondary school and community healthcare centre – detailed capital and…

    Paperback – 2014-09-25
    IHS BRE Press

  • Domestic Building Services Compliance Guide (for Part L 2013 edition) book cover

    Domestic Building Services Compliance Guide (for Part L 2013 edition)

    1st Edition

    By Dclg

    This guide is referred to in the 2013 edition of Approved Document L1A and the 2010 edition of Approved Document L1B (as amended in 2013) for dwellings as a source of guidance on complying with Building Regulations requirements for space heating and hot water systems, mechanical ventilation,…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
    RIBA Publishing

  • Non-Domestic Building Services Compliance Guide (for Part L 2013 edition) book cover

    Non-Domestic Building Services Compliance Guide (for Part L 2013 edition)

    1st Edition

    By Dclg

    This guide is referred to in the 2013 edition of Approved Document L2A and the 2010 edition of Approved Document L2B (as amended in 2013) for non-domestic buildings as a source of guidance on complying with Building Regulations requirements for space heating and hot water systems, mechanical…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
    RIBA Publishing

  • Second Nature Urban Agriculture: Designing Productive Cities book cover

    Second Nature Urban Agriculture

    Designing Productive Cities, 1st Edition

    By André Viljoen, Katrin Bohn

    Winner of the 2015 RIBA President's Award for Outstanding University Located Research This book is the long awaited sequel to "Continuous Productive Urban Landscapes: Designing Urban Agriculture for Sustainable Cities". "Second Nature Urban Agriculture" updates and extends the authors' concept…

    Paperback – 2014-08-19
    Routledge

  • Sustainability & Scarcity: A Handbook for Green Design and Construction in Developing Countries book cover

    Sustainability & Scarcity

    A Handbook for Green Design and Construction in Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Peter Ozolins

    Sustainability & Scarcity addresses a gap in the literature on green building recognized by many in the fields of international development, architecture, construction, housing and sustainability. Rather than being based on the experiences of more economically-developed countries, this book…

    Paperback – 2014-07-30
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Buildings book cover

    Sustainable Buildings

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rohinton Emmanuel

    The ‘fit for purpose’ of the built environment has been a focus of attention since classical times, both in the West and in the East. However, an explicit focus on ‘sustainable buildings’ is relatively new. The last two decades in particular have seen an explosion of published material on the…

    Hardback – 2014-07-30
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Built Environment

  • Humanitarian Architecture: 15 stories of architects working after disaster book cover

    Humanitarian Architecture

    15 stories of architects working after disaster, 1st Edition

    By Esther Charlesworth

    Never has the demand been so urgent for architects to respond to the design and planning challenges of rebuilding post-disaster sites and cities. In 2011, more people were displaced by natural disasters (42 million) than by wars and armed conflicts. And yet the number of architects equipped to deal…

    Paperback – 2014-06-25
    Routledge

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