Built Environment Products

  • Solar Photovoltaic Power Optimization

    Enhancing System Performance through Operations, Measurement, and Verification, 1st Edition

    By Michael Ginsberg

    This book focuses on the rapidly maturing solar photovoltaic (PV) industry, which is achieving an ever-increasing share of U.S. and global power production. There is a growing need for all stakeholders – owners, maintenance technicians, utilities, and installers – to fully…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Understanding Metropolitan Landscapes

    1st Edition

    By Andrew MacKenzie

    Understanding Metropolitan Landscapes considers and reflects on the fundamental relationships between metropolitan regions and their landscapes. It investigates how planning and policy help to protect, manage and enhance the landscapes that sustain our urban settlements. As global populations…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • U.S. Traffic Calming Manual

    1st Edition

    By Reid Ewing

    A comprehensive how-to manual for traffic calming in the United States. Planners and engineers can look to this manual for guidance on the appropriate use, design, and signing and marking of traffic-calming measures. For local officials, developers, and community associations, it is an introduction…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • The Evolution of Urban Form

    Typology for Planners and Architects, 1st Edition

    By Brenda Case Scheer

    Why are so many of our urban environments so resistant to change? The author tackles this question in her comprehensive guide for planners, designers, and students concerned with how cities take shape. This book provides a fundamental understanding of how physical environments are created, changed,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Megapolitan America

    1st Edition

    By Arthur Nelson, Robert Lang

    With an expected population of 400 million by 2040, America is morphing into an economic system composed of twenty-three 'megapolitan' areas that will dominate the nation’s economy by midcentury. These 'megapolitan' areas are networks of metropolitan areas sharing common economic, landscape,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Saving The Planet By Design

    Reinventing Our World Through Ecomimesis, 1st Edition

    By Ken Yeang

    Can we ‘save the Planet’? For a resilient, durable and sustainable future for human society, we need to repurpose, reinvent, redesign, remake and recover our human-made world so that our built environment is benignly and seamlessly biointegrated with Nature to function synergistically with it.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Planning and the Intelligence of Institutions

    Interactive Approaches to Territorial Policy-Making Between Institutional Design and Institution-Building, 1st Edition

    By Enrico Gualini

    This title was first published in 2001. The hierarchical approach of regional planning institutions is facing crisis. In an era of globalization, the conditions of urban growth dynamics is dependent on innovation, entrepreneurial and economic structures and socio-political and institutional forces.…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Knights and Castles

    Minorities and Urban Regeneration, 1st Edition

    By Francesco Lo Piccolo

    Edited by Huw Thomas

    Title first published in 2003. Much has been written about the problems minorities encounter in Western European and North American cities. This insightful volume acknowledges the deep-rooted nature of inequalities and discrimination, but seeks ways of ameliorating and eradicating them from…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Urban Road Pricing: Public and Political Acceptability

    1st Edition

    By Martin J. Whittles

    Title first published in 2003. As more and more cities consider introducing urban road pricing schemes, this book describes, compares and contrasts arguments for and against using this transport policy instrument. It investigates the acceptability of various forms of road pricing schemes by…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • New Analytical Advances in Transportation and Spatial Dynamics

    1st Edition

    By Aura Reggiani

    Edited by Massimo Gastaldi

    This title was first published in 2001. A delightfully oriented selection of international state-of-the-art research in applied regional science, this informative volume places particular emphasis on the use of qualitative/quantitative methodologies in transportation and spatial dynamics. It…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Construction of Built Heritage

    A North European Perspective on Policies, Practices and Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By G.J. Ashworth

    Edited by Angela Phelps

    This title was first published in 2002.Employing a range of case studies from three northern European countries - England, Sweden and The Netherlands - this captivating book explores the process of heritage conservation from theoretical initiation to practical expression. It traces the threads from…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reshaping Regional Planning

    A Northern Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Brita Olerup

    Edited by Folke Snickars

    This title was first published in 2002: Uniting scholars from across the full range of social sciences, this distinctive volume provides a unique overview of northern European planning. It examines all the key issues as well as the evolution, traditions, current innovations and future developments…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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