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Building Futures: Managing energy in the built environment
Building Futures: Managing energy in the built environment
Routledge, October 2015
ISBN: 9781317379829
A reduction in the energy demand of buildings can make a major contribution to achieving national and international carbon reduction goals, in addition to addressing the interlinked issues of sustainable >>
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Green Infrastructure: Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments
Green Infrastructure: Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments
Routledge, July 2015
ISBN: 9781136330735
With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate >>
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Managing Supply Chain Networks: Building Competitive Advantage In Fluid And Complex Environments
Managing Supply Chain Networks: Building Competitive Advantage In Fluid And Complex Environments
Pearson FT Press, June 2014
ISBN: 9780133764536
USE KNOWLEDGE AND INNOVATION TO MAXIMIZE VALUE FROM TODAY’S SOPHISTICATED, FAST-CHANGING SUPPLY NETWORKS Build integrated, complementary supply networks that work together to win Accelerate the cycle >>
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The Elements of Architecture: Principles of Environmental Performance in Buildings
The Elements of Architecture: Principles of Environmental Performance in Buildings
Routledge, February 2014
ISBN: 9781317973270
The Elements of Architecture is a clear and well structured introduction to sustainable architecture, which concentrates on general principles to make an accessible and comprehensive primer for undergraduate >>
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The Sociology of Energy, Buildings and the Environment: Constructing Knowledge, Designing Practice
The Sociology of Energy, Buildings and the Environment: Constructing Knowledge, Designing Practice
Routledge, February 2014
ISBN: 9781317798347
Bringing the social sciences to the heart of environmental debate, this book demonstrates the relevance of sociological analysis for environmentally critical issues like energy consumption. Focusing on >>
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The Healthy Indoor Environment: How to assess occupants' wellbeing in buildings
The Healthy Indoor Environment: How to assess occupants' wellbeing in buildings
Routledge, October 2013
ISBN: 9781134581443
Despite policy directives, standards and guidelines, indoor environmental quality is still poor in many cases. The Healthy Indoor Environment aims to help architects, building engineers and anyone concerned >>
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Building Capitalism (Routledge Revivals): Historical Change and the Labour Process in the Production of Built Environment
Building Capitalism (Routledge Revivals): Historical Change and the Labour Process in the Production of Built Environment
Routledge, December 2012
ISBN: 9781136599538
First published in 1992, this Routledge Revival sees the reissue of a truly original exploration of the nature of urbanization and capitalism. Linda Clarke's vital work argues that: Urbanization is >>
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Atmospheric Monitoring with Arduino: Building Simple Devices to Collect Data About the Environment
Atmospheric Monitoring with Arduino: Building Simple Devices to Collect Data About the Environment
Make, November 2012
ISBN: 9781449338107
Around the globe, DIYers are building an infrastructure out of low cost sensors, cheap computers, and cloud-based data sharing. One of the most important environmental conditions to monitor is the quality >>
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Building a Windows IT Infrastructure in the Cloud: Distributed Hosted Environments with AWS
Building a Windows IT Infrastructure in the Cloud: Distributed Hosted Environments with AWS
O'Reilly Media, September 2012
ISBN: 9781449333584
Run your entire corporate IT infrastructure in a cloud environment that you control completely—and do it inexpensively and securely with help from this hands-on book. All you need to get started is basic >>
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The Indoor Environment Handbook: How to Make Buildings Healthy and Comfortable
The Indoor Environment Handbook: How to Make Buildings Healthy and Comfortable
Routledge, August 2012
ISBN: 9781136544828
Winner of the Choice Outstanding Academic Titles of 2010 award. Ensuring that buildings are healthy and comfortable for their occupants is a primary concern of all architects and building engineers. This >>
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The Environmental Performance of Tall Buildings
The Environmental Performance of Tall Buildings
Routledge, May 2012
ISBN: 9781136531309
Tall buildings represent one of the most energy-intensive architectural typologies, while at the same time offering the high density work and living conditions that many believe will an important constituent >>
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Environmental Monitoring with Arduino: Building Simple Devices to Collect Data About the World Around Us
Environmental Monitoring with Arduino: Building Simple Devices to Collect Data About the World Around Us
Make, January 2012
ISBN: 9781449328610
After the devastating tsunami in 2011, DYIers in Japan built their own devices to detect radiation levels, then posted their finding on the Internet. Right now, thousands of people worldwide are tracking >>
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Programming HTML5 Applications: Building Powerful Cross-Platform Environments in JavaScript
Programming HTML5 Applications: Building Powerful Cross-Platform Environments in JavaScript
O'Reilly Media, November 2011
ISBN: 9781449322724
HTML5 is not just a replacement for plugins. It also makes the Web a first-class development environment by giving JavaScript programmers a solid foundation for building industrial-strength applications. >>
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Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011: Asia and Pacific - Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth
Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011: Asia and Pacific - Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND, October 2011
ISBN: 9781463969127
In line with the weaker global outlook, growth in Asia is expected to be slightly lower in 2011-12 than forecast in April 2011, mainly as a result of weakening external demand, but the expansion should >>
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How to Design and Build a Green Office Building: A Complete Guide to Making Your New or Existing Building Environmentally Healthy
How to Design and Build a Green Office Building: A Complete Guide to Making Your New or Existing Building Environmentally Healthy
Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc., June 2011
ISBN: 9781601387165
As energy costs rise, more and more companies are looking to create green offices buildings. The energy use statistics are staggering: The heating, cooling, and powering of offices accounts for 40 percent >>
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Wind Energy in the Built Environment: Concentrator Effects of Buildings
Wind Energy in the Built Environment: Concentrator Effects of Buildings
Multi-Science Publishing Co Ltd., June 2006
ISBN: 9780906522578
This book describes the wind resources in the built environment that can be converted into energy by a wind turbine. It especially deals with the integration of a wind turbine and a building in such a >>
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Electromagnetic Environments and Health in Buildings
Electromagnetic Environments and Health in Buildings
Routledge, March 2004
ISBN: 9781134373697
With increasing use of mobile phones and VDUs, levels of background radiation and electromagnetism are rising, particularly in the workplace and also in the home. To some extent this is unavoidable, but >>
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Green Building Handbook: Volume 2: A Guide to Building Products and their Impact on the Environment
Green Building Handbook: Volume 2: A Guide to Building Products and their Impact on the Environment
Taylor & Francis, August 2003
ISBN: 9780203301715
This new handbook provides a detailed reference for environmentally concerned purchasers of building products. Invaluable for the specifier, this handbook will be useful to all interested in finding greener >>
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Energy Conservation in Buildings: The Achievement of 50% Energy Saving: An Environmental Challenge?
Energy Conservation in Buildings: The Achievement of 50% Energy Saving: An Environmental Challenge?
Pergamon, March 1991
ISBN: 9780080984575
The NORTHSUN 90 conference provided a forum for scientists from high latitude countries to discuss their experience of solar energy. The book is divided into two parts, Part One deals with energy conservation >>
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Building Physics: Lighting: Seeing in the Artificial Environment
Building Physics: Lighting: Seeing in the Artificial Environment
Pergamon, January 1969
ISBN: 9781483148328
Building Physics: Lighting, Seeing in the Artificial Environment deals with basic principles of lighting as used in architecture, in building maintenance, and in an artificial environment. The book starts >>
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