Global Sustainable Communities Handbook

Global Sustainable Communities Handbook is a guide for understanding and complying with the various international codes, methods, and legal hurtles surrounding the creation of sustainable communities all over the world. The book provides an introduction to sustainable development, technology and infrastructure outlines, codes, standards, and guidelines written by experts from across the globe. Includes methods for the green use of natural resources in built communities Clearly explains the most cutting edge green technologies Provides a common approach to building green communities Covers green practices from architecture to construction

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  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark III
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 608 pages
  • ISBN : 0123979293
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Global Sustainable Communities Handbook

Global Sustainable Communities Handbook
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark III
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 10 February 2014
GET THIS BOOKGlobal Sustainable Communities Handbook

Global Sustainable Communities Handbook is a guide for understanding and complying with the various international codes, methods, and legal hurtles surrounding the creation of sustainable communities all over the world. The book provides an introduction to sustainable development, technology and infrastructure outlines, codes, standards, and guidelines written by experts from across the globe. Includes methods for the green use of natural resources in built communities Clearly explains the most cutting edge green technologies Provides a common approach to building green

Sustainable Cities and Communities Design Handbook

Sustainable Cities and Communities Design Handbook
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 27 November 2017
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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 communities to meet sustainable development objectives. Offering a holistic approach to creating sustainable communities, the book includes a 40 percent increase in new methods and technology over the last edition, and 50

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

Sustainable Mega City Communities

Sustainable Mega City Communities
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 08 June 2021
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Sustainable Mega City Communities scrutinizes the challenges encountered when designing, planning and constructing sustainable megacities. Chapters explain the role of national and local governments for the strategic planning, development, implementation, monitoring and enforcement of standards of water, air, food and products used by the community. Other chapters cover Water Delivery Systems, Sanitation and Waste Disposal Systems, Power Systems, and Public Health Systems, new green technologies, practices, and standards predicated by the need for sustainable office building and housing. Provides an

Sustainable Communities Design Handbook

Sustainable Communities Design Handbook
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark
  • Publisher : Butterworth Heinemann
  • Release : 28 October 2021
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With sustainability becoming an increasing concern worldwide, existing markets for environmental consultancies are growing and new ones are emerging all the time. Sustainable Communities Design Handbook is one of the first books to bring together professional knowledge from every aspect of the subject. The book provides this market with a reference that will foster a common understanding across environmental construction, architecture, and government communities. This includes the brief history of development, technology outlines, infrastructure outlines (such as monitoring and accounting

The Green Industrial Revolution

The Green Industrial Revolution
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark,Grant Cooke
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 26 November 2014
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The new green industrial revolution is driven by a variety of global environmental concerns. In some regions, it is spurred by the scarcity of cheap affordable renewable energy that will also lead to a reduced reliance on fossil fuel in the production of power. In others, it is driven by a need to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from power generation. This book provides a comprehensive review of the most popular green “disruptive technologies in energy production as well as

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
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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

Agile Energy Systems

Agile Energy Systems
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 July 2017
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Agile Energy Systems: Global Distributed On-Site and Central Grid Power, Second Edition, offers new solutions to the structure of electricity provision made possible by new energy technologies. The book begins by showing how five precipitating forces led to the deregulation debacle in California, including major technological changes and commercialization, regulatory needs mismatched to societal adjustments, inadequate and flawed economic models, a lack of vision, goals, and planning that lead to energy failures, and questionable finance and lack of economic development.

Dynamic Urban Design

Dynamic Urban Design
  • Author : Michael A. von Hausen
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 04 January 2013
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Advance Praise for Dynamic Urban Design “Finally, in one book a complete guide to the theory, practice, and potential of urban design by one of Canada’s preeminent urban designers.” —David R. Witty, former dean, School of Architecture, University of Manitoba, Canada “Michael von Hausen has given us a clear and hopeful path to the creation of a sustainable urbanism, one that will be inspiring and instructive to practitioners, students, and all those who are focused on the most fundamental

Zenox

Zenox
  • Author : Jafry, Zaghi, Silvers
  • Publisher : Author House
  • Release : 14 November 2014
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Zenox is a true story; or rather it is the most optimistic of possible true stories about the survival of the human race after an explosion in the year AD 2020 hurled a stockpile of bio germs high into the stratosphere where jet streams dispersed its lethal spores. As the spores drifted back to Earth, they wiped out all humans. Except 175 scientists and engineers of mixed age, race, religion and genders orbiting Earth in Space Station, Skylab 10, and 25 female scientists aboard

Handbook of Research on Novel Practices and Current Successes in Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Handbook of Research on Novel Practices and Current Successes in Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
  • Author : Popescu, Cristina Raluca Gh.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 25 June 2021
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The realm of sustainable development focuses on the ability to meet the demands of the present, while not compromising the demands of the future. The knowledge of balancing sustainable development goals with high performance is essential. Even more essential is sharing the practices and accomplishments within sustainable development so that it may be spread throughout many organizations and societal functions. The Handbook of Research on Novel Practices and Current Successes in Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals provides valuable insights, challenges,

Environmental Planning Handbook

Environmental Planning Handbook
  • Author : Tom Daniels
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 November 2017
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Environmental protection is a global issue. But most of the action is happening at the local level. How can communities keep their air clean, their water pure, and their people and property safe from climate and environmental hazards? Newly updated, The Environmental Planning Handbook gives local governments, nonprofits, and citizens the guidance they need to create an action plan they can implement now. It’s essential reading for a post-Katrina, post-Sandy world.

Seven Rules for Sustainable Communities

Seven Rules for Sustainable Communities
  • Author : Patrick M. Condon
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release : 13 February 2012
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Questions of how to green the North American economy, create a green energy and transportation infrastructure, and halt the deadly increase in greenhouse gas buildup dominate our daily news. Related questions of how the design of cities can impact these challenges dominate the thoughts of urban planners and designers across the U.S. and Canada. With admirable clarity, Patrick Condon discusses transportation, housing equity, job distribution, economic development, and ecological systems issues and synthesizes his knowledge and research into a

Handbook for Sustainable Projects Global Sustainability and Project Management

Handbook for Sustainable Projects Global Sustainability and Project Management
  • Author : Paola Morgese
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release : 20 May 2014
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A book about environmental protection, social rights, and economic well-being combining the passion for sustainability with the passion for project management. The handbook details an organized and structured methodology for managing projects sustainably and includes the following subjects: general definitions, environmental sustainability, social sustainability, economic sustainability, business environmental sustainability, types of sustainable projects, difference between investment and project, how to manage a project sustainably, and glossary of terms used in sustainability. Only some projects are sustainable by nature, but all