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Author Appleby, Paul

Title Integrated sustainable design of buildings / Paul Appleby

Publ Info London ; Washington, DC : Earthscan, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA2542.36 .A67 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xix, 415 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Background: -- Introduction and scope -- Legislation and planning -- Assessment methodologies -- Environmental impact assessment -- Sustainability and masterplanning -- Sustainable communities -- Land use and density -- Massing and microclimate -- Social sustainability -- Economic sustainability -- Energy strategy and infrastructure -- Integrated sustainable transportation planning -- Sustainability and building design -- Sustainability strategy -- Operational energy and carbon -- Thermal comfort -- Design for natural ventilation -- Air quality, hygiene and ventilation -- Light and lighting -- Computer simulation of building environments -- Noise and vibration -- Water conservation -- Design to reduce vehicle impacts -- Waste management and recycling -- Materials specification -- Pollution -- Landscaping, ecology and flood risk -- Security and flexibility -- Sustainable construction -- Tendering process -- Sustainable procurement -- Construction waste management -- Considerate contracting and construction impacts -- Value engineering and management -- Commissioning and handover
LC subject Sustainable architecture
Sustainable design
Architectural design
ISBN 9781849711173 (hardback)
1849711178 (hardback)