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Microhydro: Clean Power from Water (Wise Living)
By New Society Publishers
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mpn: b&w photos, ean: 9780865714847, isbn: 0865714843,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 125 reviews
Hydroelectricity is the world’s largest—and cleanest—source of renewable -energy. But despite lively interest in renewables generally, there is an information vacuum about the smallest version of the technology dubbed "the simplest, most reliab...
Introduction to Architectural Science
ean: 9780750687041, isbn: 0750687045,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Introducing the basics of architectural science, this book is an ideal reference, providing an understanding of the physical basis of architectural design. The knowledge gained from this book equips the reader with the tools to realize the full poten...
The Passive Solar Design and Construction Handbook
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ean: 9780471183082, isbn: 0471183083,
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The only complete guide to passive solar design and construction The Passive Solar Design and Construction Handbook is an unbeatable guide for architects and building contractors who want to satisfy the growing demand for passive solar residential d...
Carbon-Neutral Architectural Design, Second Edition
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ean: 9781498714297, isbn: 1498714293,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
The energy used to operate buildings is one of the most significant sources of greenhouse gas emissions. While it is possible to reduce emissions through climate-responsive design, many architects are not trained to do this. Filling an urgent need ...
Design Professional's Guide to Zero Net Energy Buildings
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ean: 9781610917636, isbn: 1610917634,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
In the United States, direct energy use in buildings accounts for 39% of carbon dioxide emissions per year—more than any other sector. Buildings contribute to a changing climate and warming of the earth in ways that will significantly affect future...
Integrated Transport and Land Use Modeling for Sustainable Cities
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ean: 9780415729109, isbn: 0415729106,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 134 reviews
Integrated transport and land use models are an increasingly used tool for evaluation of urban policy and large scale projects. Although there is a well-built theoretical background supporting the existing models, there are few exhaustive description...
The New Autonomous House: Design and Planning for Sustainability
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mpn: 9780500282878, ean: 9780500282878, isbn: 0500282870,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
"I've seen many books on this subject, but none so well documented and honest."―Whole Earth In 1975 Brenda and Robert Vale published The Autonomous House, a manifesto offering down-to-earth suggestions for building homes that do not pollute the ea...
LEED GA MOCK EXAMS (LEED v4): Questions, Answers, and Explanations: A Must-Have for the LEED Green Associate Exam, Green Building LEED Certification, ... Green Associate Exam Guide Series (Volume 2)
By ArchiteG, Incorporated
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781612650197, isbn: 1612650198,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Pass the LEED Green Associate Exam, Get Your Building LEED Certified, Fight Global Warming, and Save Money! The USGBC released LEED v4 in GreenBuild International Conference and Expo in November, 2013. The GBCI started to include the new LEED v4 cont...
The Green Self-Build Book: How to Design and Build Your Own Eco-Home (Sustainable Building)
By Brand: UIT Cambridge Ltd.
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ean: 9781903998731, isbn: 1903998735,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
Whether you want a turf roof, solar-powered hot water, or a superinsulated (and cost-efficient) house, you need to know the essential elements of the self-build process, and in The Green Self-Build Book, Jon Broome gives an overview of the different ...
The Greenest Home: Superinsulated and Passive House Design
By Brand: Princeton Architectural Press
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mpn: 250 colour; 50 b/w photographs, ean: 9781616891244, isbn: 1616891246,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Passive is the new green. Passive Houses—well insulated, virtually airtight buildings—can decrease home heating consumption by an astounding 90 percent, making them not only an attractive choice for prospective homeowners, but also the right choi...
Solar Energy in Buildings: Thermal Balance for Efficient Heating and Cooling
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ean: 9780124105140, isbn: 0124105149,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
Solar Energy in Buildings presents solar radiation fundamentals and their applications in buildings, supported by theoretical analysis and results of original simulation studies in solar energy availability, collection, and conversion for both active...
Maintaining and Repairing Old and Historic Buildings
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ean: 9780470767573, isbn: 047076757X,
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A practical guide to the maintenance and repair of old andhistoric buildingsCarrying out work in accordance with the U.S. Secretary of theInterior's standards and guidelines can be a challenge forprofessionals charged with the preservation, restorat...
A Primer on Sustainable Building
By Brand: Rocky Mountain Institute
ean: 9781881071051, isbn: 1881071057,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Written for architects, developers, general contractors, landscapers, and home owners, this book demonstrates how a holistic approach to design can result in a building even better than the sum of its parts. Topics include site and habitat restoratio...
A House in the Sun: Modern Architecture and Solar Energy in the Cold War
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780199394012, isbn: 0199394016,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
A House in the Sun describes a number of experiments in solar house heating in American architectural, engineering, political, economic, and corporate contexts from the beginning of World War II until the late 1950s. Houses were built across the Midw...
Architecture and Energy: Performance and Style
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ean: 9780415639309, isbn: 0415639301,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Does energy consumption influence architectural style? Should more energy-efficient buildings look different? Can that "look" be used to explain or enhance their performance? Architecture and Energy provides architects and architectural theorists w...
ARE 5 in a Flash: Rapid Review of Key Topics
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ean: 9781591265320, isbn: 1591265320,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
New.ARE 5 in a Flash is the perfect complement to your study routine. More than 400 flashcards, categorized by exam division and section, aid you in recalling key concepts and definitions. Easily taken on the go, the cards come with six binder rings...