Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction

Written By Sam Kubba
Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 15 October 2016
  • ISBN : 0128104430
  • Pages : 1064 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction written by Sam Kubba which was release on 15 October 2016, this book published by Butterworth-Heinemann. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes, Second Edition directly addresses the needs of building professionals interested in the evolving principles, strategies, and concepts of green/sustainable design. Written in an easy to understand style, the book is updated to reflect new standards to LEED. In addition, readers will find sections that cover the new standards to BREEAM that involve new construction Infrastructure, data centers, warehouses, and existing buildings. Provides vital information and penetrating insights into three of the top Green Building Codes and Standards applied Internationally Includes the latest updates for complying with LEED v4 Practices and BREEAM Presents case studies that draws on over 35 years of personal experience from across the world

Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction

Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction
  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2016-10-15
  • Total pages : 1064
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes, Second Edition directly addresses the needs of building professionals interested in the evolving principles, strategies, and concepts of green/sustainable design. Written in an easy to understand style, the book is updated to reflect new standards to LEED. ...

Sustainable Construction

Sustainable Construction
  • Author : Charles J. Kibert
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-05-02
  • Total pages : 600
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : The leading green building reference, updated with the latest advances in the field Sustainable Construction is the leading reference for the design, construction, and operation of high performance green buildings. With broad coverage including architecture, engineering, and construction, this book nevertheless delivers detailed information on all aspects of the green ...

Sustainability Scarcity

Sustainability   Scarcity
  • Author : Peter Ozolins
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-08-13
  • Total pages : 226
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : Sustainability & Scarcity addresses a gap in the literature on green building recognized by many in the fields of international development, architecture, construction, housing and sustainability. Rather than being based on the experiences of more economically-developed countries, this book describes the nature of green building in the developing world, elaborating the ...

Handbook of Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Handbook of Energy Efficiency in Buildings
  • Author : Umberto Desideri,Francesco Asdrubali
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2018-11-12
  • Total pages : 858
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : Handbook of Energy Efficiency in Buildings: A Life Cycle Approach offers a comprehensive and in-depth coverage of the subject with a further focus on the Life Cycle. The editors, renowned academics, invited a diverse group of researchers to develop original chapters for the book and managed to well integrate all ...

Sustainability and Scarcity

Sustainability and Scarcity
  • Author : Peter Ozolins
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-08-13
  • Total pages : 0
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : Sustainability & Scarcity addresses a gap in the literature on green building recognized by many in the fields of international development, architecture, construction, housing and sustainability. Rather than being based on the experiences of more economically-developed countries, this book describes the nature of green building in the developing world, elaborating the ...

Sustainable Cities and Communities Design Handbook

Sustainable Cities and Communities Design Handbook
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2017-11-27
  • Total pages : 630
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : Sustainable Communities Design Handbook: Green Engineering, Architecture, and Technology, Second Edition, brings together the major players responsible for sustainable development at both community and metropolitan scales. The book aims to explain and demonstrate the practice, planning, design, building and managing of the engineering, architectural and economic development of cities and ...

Green Building in Developing Countries

Green Building in Developing Countries
  • Author : Zhonghua Gou
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-07-30
  • Total pages : 252
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : The book reveals how green buildings are currently being adapted and applied in developing countries. It includes the major developing countries such as China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Pakistan, Cambodia, Ghana, Nigeria and countries from the Middle East and gathers the insights of respected green building researchers from these areas to ...

Green Building

Green Building
  • Author : Michael Bauer,Peter Mösle,Michael Schwarz
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-12-03
  • Total pages : 210
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : An important consideration for energy-efficient buildings is their primary energy requirements over the entire life cycle. How to determine this? What integrative factors influence the performance of a healthy and sustainable building? This, while it may be important for clients and architects to know, is frequently not very transparent. This ...

Sustainability through Energy Efficient Buildings

Sustainability through Energy Efficient Buildings
  • Author : Amritanshu Shukla,Atul Sharma
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-20
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : The book covers chapters ranging from introduction to recent technological challenges, case studies of energy-efficient buildings with policy and awareness issues, fundamentals and present status along with research updates and future aspects on topics focusing on energy-efficient construction, materials Provides comprehensive information on energy efficient buildings including policy and energy ...

Net Zero Energy Buildings NZEB

Net Zero Energy Buildings  NZEB
  • Author : Shady Attia
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2018-03-26
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : Net Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB): Concepts, Frameworks and Roadmap for Project Analysis and Implementation provides readers with the elements they need to understand, combine and contextualize design decisions on Net Zero Energy Buildings. The book is based on learned lessons from NZEB design, construction, operation that are integrated to bring ...

The Whole Building Handbook

The Whole Building Handbook
  • Author : Maria Block,Varis Bokalders
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2010-02-09
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : The Whole Building Handbook is a compendium of all the issues and strategies that architects need to understand to design and construct sustainable buildings for a sustainable society. The authors move beyond the current definition of sustainability in architecture, which tends to focus on energy-efficiency, to include guidance for architecture ...

Proceedings of ECSF 2021

Proceedings of ECSF 2021
  • Author : Dmitry Ivanov,Aleksandr Panin,Inna Sukhanova
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-05-31
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : The book presents the latest advances, innovations, and applications in the field of innovative medicine facilities, as presented by architects and engineers at the International Scientific and Practical Conference Engineering, Construction and Infrastructure Solutions for Innovative Medicine Facilities, held in St. Petersburg, Russia, on May 19-21, 2021. It covers a wide ...

Advances in Building Information Modeling

Advances in Building Information Modeling
  • Author : Ozan Önder Özener,Salih Ofluoglu,Umit Isikdag
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-09-22
  • Total pages : 206
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second Eurasian BIM Forum on Advances in Building Information Modeling, EBF 2021, held in Istanbul, Turkey, during November 11–12, 2021. The 12 full papers included in this book were carefully reviewed and selected from 22 submissions. They were organized in topical sections as follows: BIM adoption and ...

LEED Practices Certification and Accreditation Handbook

LEED Practices  Certification  and Accreditation Handbook
  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2009-09-23
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : Adopted in the United States and a number of other countries, LEED certification is the recognized standard for measuring building sustainability. Achieving LEED personal certification or project certification is the best way to demonstrate that the project is truly "green." Written by an architect with over 30 years of international experience, ...

LEED v4 Practices Certification and Accreditation Handbook

LEED v4 Practices  Certification  and Accreditation Handbook
  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2015-11-30
  • Total pages : 708
  • ISBN : 0128104430
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Summary : LEED v4 Practices, Certification, and Accreditation Handbook, Second Edition, provides users with a practical user-friendly roadmap that presents the guidelines for selecting the LEED v4 rating system to better fit a particular project (e.g. LEED for Building Design and Construction, LEED for Operations and Maintenance, LEED for Interior Design ...