3 edition of Green buildings found in the catalog.
|Other titles||Guidelines for creating high-performance green buildings.|
|Statement||[Governer"s Green Government Council].|
|Contributions||Governor"s Green Government Council (Pa.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (various pagings) :|
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“Green Building Law,” passed in , requires the use of green building standards in the construction and renovation of certain City-owned and City-funded buildings. Green buildings are also a key component of the recently released PlaNYC: A Greener Greater New York (PlaNYC), the City’s long-term, sustainability Size: KB. Green architecture, also known as sustainable architecture or green building, refers to the construction of buildings using environmentally friendly .
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This book also includes sections on designing building enclosures, indoor air quality, choosing heating and cooling systems, and how to ventilate, heat, and cool different types of buildings.
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Written in an easy to understand style, the book is updated to reflect new standards to LEED. A ‘green’ building is a building that, in its design, construction or operation, reduces or eliminates negative impacts, and can create positive impacts, on our climate and natural environment.
Green buildings preserve precious natural resources and improve our quality of life. There are a number of features which can make a building. Green Building Rating System A green building rating system is an evaluation tool that measures environmental performance of a building through its life cycle Comprises of a set of criteria covering various parameters related to design, construction and operation of a green building A project is awarded points once it fulfills the rating File Size: 2MB.
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Commercial buildings growth rate is at % while Residential buildings growth rate is at %. Baseline data taken from new buildings between is Million m2 for Residential and Million m2 for Size: 1MB. Green buildings must be not only eco-friendly (efficiently use energy, water, and other resources, use renewable energy, reduce pollution and waste, enable.
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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.
Buildings account for one-sixth of the world's fresh water withdrawals, one-quarter of its wood harvest, and two-fifths of its material and energy flows (Roodman and Lenssen, ). Building "green" is an opportunity to use our resources efficiently while creating healthier buildings that improve human health, build a better environment, and provide cost savings.As part of the Interagency Support Division, oversees development, adoption, approval, publication and implementation of California’s building codes.
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