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The Resource Building sustainable futures : design and the built environment, Mohammad Dastbaz, Ian Strange, Stephen Selkowitz, editors, (electronic book)

Building sustainable futures : design and the built environment, Mohammad Dastbaz, Ian Strange, Stephen Selkowitz, editors, (electronic book)

Label
Building sustainable futures : design and the built environment
Title
Building sustainable futures
Title remainder
design and the built environment
Statement of responsibility
Mohammad Dastbaz, Ian Strange, Stephen Selkowitz, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
· Explains key topics related to sustainable development and futures · Clarifies the impact of emerging technologies on sustainable development · Provides strategic frameworks in critical areas such as sustainable design, construction, and urban planning · Includes case studies from key researchers and environmental agencies identifying pathways to sustainability · Highlights "Critical Success Factors" that can make or break a project This book presents state-of-the-art research and case studies on new approaches to the design, construction and planning of our cities. Emphasis is placed on the role of alternative and renewable energy in the development of urban infrastructures that enable sustainable futures. Reflecting the multi-faceted efforts required to successfully meet sustainability challenges, this book is a collaboration between practitioners and academics across a broad spectrum of specializations. Compelling research findings are explained in the context of practical implementation, enhanced by case studies from industry leaders in order to create a pragmatic reference across policy areas where environmentally aware decision making is required. <
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
720.47
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA2542.36
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dastbaz, M.
  • Strange, Ian
  • Selkowitz, S.
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Sustainable architecture
Label
Building sustainable futures : design and the built environment, Mohammad Dastbaz, Ian Strange, Stephen Selkowitz, editors, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From the Contents: Introduction to Sustainable Development and the Future -- The Story So Far: An Ever Changing Green Policy Agenda -- Green Design, Construction and Planning -- Technology, Green Design and Construction -- Sustainable Architecture -- Sustainable Construction and Smart Cities -- Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Sustainable Development -- Renewable Energy and Infrastructure Development -- Case Studies.- Green Construction Success Stories -- Future Challenges -- Technical and Operational Challenges (Summary and Next Steps)
Control code
SPR929624584
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319193472
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-19348-9
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Building sustainable futures : design and the built environment, Mohammad Dastbaz, Ian Strange, Stephen Selkowitz, editors, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From the Contents: Introduction to Sustainable Development and the Future -- The Story So Far: An Ever Changing Green Policy Agenda -- Green Design, Construction and Planning -- Technology, Green Design and Construction -- Sustainable Architecture -- Sustainable Construction and Smart Cities -- Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Sustainable Development -- Renewable Energy and Infrastructure Development -- Case Studies.- Green Construction Success Stories -- Future Challenges -- Technical and Operational Challenges (Summary and Next Steps)
Control code
SPR929624584
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319193472
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-19348-9
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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