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Sustainability

We carry a wide selection of titles on sustainability, sustainable design, sustainable development, and more!

Stanley Quick Guide: Home Energy Savings

Stanley Quick Guide: Home Energy Savings

By David Toht

Product Code: 9781631860034
Price: $7.95
Spiral

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A concise, highly visual ready reference to the most common energy-savings projects that homeowners might tackle themselves!

Sustainable Residential Development

Sustainable Residential Development

By Avi Friedman

Product Code: 9780071479615
Price: $59.95
Softcover

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Equips you with a much-needed process and examples for planning and designing green communities!

The Field Guide for Sustainable Construction

The Field Guide for Sustainable Construction

Product Code: DBIA2212
Price: $14.99

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Guides readers in how to incorporate sustainable building practices into the construction process.

2015 IESP International Solar Energy Provisions

2015 IESP International Solar Energy Provisions

Product Code: 4751S15
Price: $44.00
Softcover

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Contains the complete solar-energy-related provisions and selected standards from the 2015 International Codes in one document to address the needs of the solar energy industry!

Sustainable Energy Systems in Architectural Design

Sustainable Energy Systems in Architectural Design

By Peter Gevorkian, PhD, P.E.

Product Code: 9780071469821
Price: $75.00
Hardcover

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Find workable solutions for a variety of building types, including commercial, public, and residential structures!

Site Analysis: Informing Planning and Design 3rd

Site Analysis: Informing Planning and Design 3rd

By James A. LaGro, Jr.

Product Code: 9781118123676
Price: $96.95
Hardcover

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Site Analysis offers a cross-disciplinary perspective on the evolving practice of designing sustainable built environments.

Toward a Zero Energy Home: A Complete Guide

Toward a Zero Energy Home: A Complete Guide

By Scott Gibson, David Johnston

Product Code: 9781600851438
Price: $24.95
Softcover

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A complete guide to energy self-sufficency at home!

The Visual Handbook of Energy Conservation

The Visual Handbook of Energy Conservation

By Charlie G. Wing

Product Code: 9781621139560
Price: $29.95
Softcover

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The Visual Handbook of Energy Conservation is destined to establish itself as the standard reference for energy conservation projects.

Becoming Part of the Solution: Engineer’s Guide

Becoming Part of the Solution: Engineer’s Guide

By Bill Wallace

Product Code: 9780910090377
Price: $12.95
Softcover

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If you're looking for a roadmap that public agencies can follow for sustainable development, this is your book!

The Engineering Guide to LEED-New Construction: Sustainable Construction for Engineers

The Engineering Guide to LEED-New Construction: Sustainable Construction for Engineers

By Liv Haselbach

Product Code: 0071489932
Price: $95.00
Hardcover

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Solid understanding of the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED-NC rating system, explaining how to apply it to real-world construction projects.

The Green Building Bottom Line: The Real Cost of Sustainable Buildings

The Green Building Bottom Line: The Real Cost of Sustainable Buildings

By Martin Melaver, Phyllis Mueller

Product Code: 0071599215
Price: $65.00
Hardcover

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As any builder knows, cost estimation and reality are often two very different things. The Green Building Bottom Line makes the case for green building by providing the insights and data that demonstrate the true costs and benefits of building green.

Sustainable On-Site CHP Systems: Design, Construction, and Operations

Sustainable On-Site CHP Systems: Design, Construction, and Operations

By Milton Meckler, Lucas Hyman

Product Code: 9780071603171
Price: $85.00
Hardcover

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In-depth case studies illustrate real-world applications of CHP systems