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6 edition of Climate Design found in the catalog.

Climate Design

Solutions for Buildings that Can Do More with Less Technology

by Gerhard Hausladen

  • 104 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Birkhäuser Basel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture,
  • Engineering - Civil,
  • Architectural Design,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Energy conservation,
  • Environmental engineering,
  • Design & Drafting,
  • Architecture / General,
  • Architecture and climate,
  • Buildings

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9090970M
    ISBN 103764372443
    ISBN 109783764372446

      His publications include Climatic Building Design, winner in the Architecture and Urban Planning category of the American Publishers Award for Professional and Scholarly Excellence. Michele Adams, P.E., a water resources engineer, is principal and founder of Meliora Environmental Design in Kimberton, Pennsylvania. The book covers the groundbreaking systems Ben Falk, M.A.L.D. and his team have established at the Whole Systems Design research farm over the past decade. The book includes detailed information on earthworks, water systems, rice paddies (likely the first on the planet in such a cold climate), livestock, species composition, site design and.

    Permaculture Design: Tools for Climate Resilience by Andrew Millison is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial International License, except where otherwise noted. Click for more informationAuthor: Andrew Millison.   Their conclusions are summarized in a new book, Designing Climate Solutions: A Policy Guide for Low-Carbon Energy. It’s a compact but detailed how-to guide for developing energy policies that.

      To do this, he must design with nature. The book also provided a practical method for intervening in the land-use system—the layering of large, complex spatial data to . Passive design is a major part of environmental design, and approaches utilising several techniques and strategies that can be employed to the buildings in .


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