Climate Preservation in Urban Communities Case Studies

Climate Preservation in Urban Communities Case Studies delivers a firsthand, applied perspective on the challenges and solutions of creating urban communities that are adaptable and resilient to climate change. The book presents valuable insights into the real-life challenges and solutions of designing, planning and constructing urban sustainable communities, providing real world examples of innovative technologies that contribute to the creation of sustainable, healthy and livable cities. Examples of successes, failures and solutions are presented based on a cross disciplinary approach for infrastructural systems, including discussions of drinking water, wastewater, power systems, broadband, Wi-Fi, transportation and green buildings technologies. Presents a cross-disciplinary approach for anticipating, mitigating and designing effective infrastructure solutions Includes practical and project-proven best practices in applying climate preservation tools to maintain healthy cities Covers green practices, from architecture, to construction, also including international codes, methods and legal frameworks

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  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 502 pages
  • ISBN : 0128154365
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Climate Preservation in Urban Communities Case Studies

Climate Preservation in Urban Communities Case Studies
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 12 November 2018
GET THIS BOOKClimate Preservation in Urban Communities Case Studies

Climate Preservation in Urban Communities Case Studies delivers a firsthand, applied perspective on the challenges and solutions of creating urban communities that are adaptable and resilient to climate change. The book presents valuable insights into the real-life challenges and solutions of designing, planning and constructing urban sustainable communities, providing real world examples of innovative technologies that contribute to the creation of sustainable, healthy and livable cities. Examples of successes, failures and solutions are presented based on a cross disciplinary approach

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Agriculture in the Planning and Management of Peri-urban Areas: Case studies presented by OECD member countries and reports on selected policy issues
  • Author : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
  • Publisher : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development ; [Washington, D.C. : sold by OECD Publications and Information Center]
  • Release : 07 March 1979
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The Geography of Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Africa

The Geography of Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Africa
  • Author : Patrick Brandful Cobbinah,Michael Addaney
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 29 January 2019
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This book take a comprehensive look at several cases of climate change adaptation responses across various sectors and geographical areas in urban Africa and places them within a solid theoretical context. Each chapter is a state-of-the-art overview of a significant topic on climate change adaptation in urban Africa and is written by a leading expert in the field. In addition to the focus on the geography of urban adaptation to climate change in Africa, this collection offers a broader perspective

Sustainable Communities Design Handbook

Sustainable Communities Design Handbook
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 03 July 2010
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The objective of Sustainable Communities Design Handbook is to ensure a better quality of life for everyone, both now and for generations to come. This means creating a better and safer environment internationally through the sustainable use of natural resources, encouraging sustainable development which supports a strong economy, and ensuring a high quality environment that can be enjoyed by all. Sustainable Development Partnerships brings together in one reference today's most cutting edge technologies and methods for creating sustainable communities. With

The Urban Environment

The Urban Environment
  • Author : Gerald Dawe
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 07 March 1990
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This publication, the first of its kind, draws together a vast amount of research from the 1980s in the form of 1,768 cross-referenced abstracts, derived from a systematic search of around forty periodicals and supplemented by the Centre for Urban Ecology's own knowledge of publications in this area. Studies summarized range from complex, multidisciplinary works aimed at integrating urban ecological knowledge in urban areas, through to the observations of amateur naturalists.

Cities and Growth

Cities and Growth
  • Author : Roger L. Kemp
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 07 March 2021
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"This reference work covers the evolving field of 'cities and growth'; provides the framework for the emergence of best growth management practices in America's cities; includes case studies, or best practices available for reference; focuses on the futur

Protecting Historic Coastal Cities

Protecting Historic Coastal Cities
  • Author : Matthew Pelz
  • Publisher : Texas A&M University Press
  • Release : 19 August 2019
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The consequences of climate change, increasing storm surge, and rising sea levels are being seen and felt by coastal communities across the globe as hurricanes, coastal storms, and flooding increase in intensity and frequency. Understanding how coastal communities around the world have adapted to these challenging environments can help identify not only the strategies to better prepare our vulnerable cities, but also the attitudes that are most effective in producing constructive solutions. Protecting Historic Coastal Cities presents an overview of