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Sustainable Architecture & Green Design

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  • A Handbook of Sustainable Building Design and Engineeringby Dejan Mumovic; Mat Santamouris

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    The combined challenges of health, comfort, climate change and energy security cross the boundaries of traditional building disciplines. This authoritative collection, focusing mostly on energy and ventilation, provides the current and next generation of building engineering professionals with what they need to work closely with many disciplines to... more...

  • Inside the Civano Project (GreenSource Books)by Al Nichols; Jason Laros

    McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 81.00

    A First-Hand Look at the High-Performance Civano Development This GreenSource book offers a complete survey of Civano, the largest high-performance mixed-use community in the United States. Located in Tucson, Arizona, Civano encompasses high standards of resource conservation, sustainability, and solar energy use. Inside the Civano Project... more...

  • Earth-Sheltered Housesby Rob Roy

    New Society Publishers 2006; US$ 27.99

    The only how-to manual on the subject directed to mainstream owner-builders more...

  • The Green Museumby Sarah S. Brophy; Elizabeth Wylie

    AltaMira Press 2008; US$ 32.99

    The Green Museum shows museum professionals how they can incorporate green design into new construction and day to day operations, using sustainable practices to save on operating costs and make museums attractive to new fundraising sources. more...

  • Advances in Building Energy Researchby Mat Santamouris

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 330.00

    Advances in Building Energy Research (ABER) offers state-of-the-art information on the environmental science and performance of buildings, linking new technologies and methodologies with the latest research on systems, simulations and standards. As stringently reviewed as a journal but with the breadth of a book, this annual volume brings together... more...

  • Photovoltaic Design and Installation For Dummiesby Ryan Mayfield

    Wiley 2010; US$ 24.99 US$ 19.99

    The fun and easy way to get a grip on photovoltaic design and installation Designing and installing solar panel systems is a trend that continues to grow. With 'green collar' jobs on the rise and homeowners looking for earth-friendly ways to stretch their dollars and lesson their carbon imprint, understanding photovoltaic design and installation... more...

  • Traditional Construction for a Sustainable Futureby Carole Ryan

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 59.95

    Since the spread of classical design and construction amongst the upper echolons of British society in the late seventeenth century, traditional construction methods have largely fallen by the wayside. Centuries later, as the construction industry faces up to its environmental responsibilities, this book explores its rich and ancient tradition to... more...

  • Sustainable Renovationby Lisa Gelfand; Chris Duncan

    Wiley 2011; US$ 90.00

    The complete resource on performing sustainable renovations for both Historic and modern existing buildings This forward-looking and insightful guide explores how the sustainable renovation of existing buildings presents great opportunities for initiating extensive changes in the performance of the built environment. Great examples of existing building... more...

  • Creating Cohousingby Kathryn McCamant; Charles Durrett

    New Society Publishers 2011; US$ 32.99

    The cohousing bible? by the US originators of the concept. more...

  • Guide to the LEED AP Operations and Maintenance (O+M) Examby Michelle Cottrell

    Wiley 2011; US$ 75.00

    Here is the ideal guide for understanding and preparing for the LEED AP O+M exam. Written by an expert who is a LEED consultant and partner at Green Education Services—a premier LEED exam preparation provider— Guide to the LEED AP Operations + Maintenance (O+M) Exam engages readers by breaking down difficult concepts in sustainable design... more...