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Sustainability

A wide variety of books and reference manuals on the use of green building materials and practices, energy efficiency, regenerative design and much more.

Sustainable Residential Development

Sustainable Residential Development

By Avi Friedman

Product Code: 9780071479615
Price: $59.95
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Equips you with a much-needed process and examples for planning and designing green communities!

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.

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 Green Building Bottom Line

The Green Building Bottom Line

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

Sustainable On-Site CHP Systems

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

Cities People Planet: Liveable Cities for a Sustainable World

Cities People Planet: Liveable Cities for a Sustainable World

By Herbert Girardet

Product Code: 0470852844
Price: $42.99
Softcover

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This book considers the ecological design of the city and includes ideas and best practice examples of ecological architectural and urban design around the world!

Sustainable Energy Systems Engineering

Sustainable Energy Systems Engineering

By Peter Gevorkian, PhD, P.E.

Product Code: 0071473599
Price: $84.99
Hardcover

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This highly visual resource goes beyond theory and provides solid, hands-on mechanical and electrical engineering information on the design and installation of sustainable energy systems.

Sustainable Design: Ecology, Architecture, and Planning

Sustainable Design: Ecology, Architecture, and Planning

By Daniel E. Williams, David W. Orr

Product Code: 0471709530
Price: $90.00
Hardcover

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A primer on green and sustainable design!

Inside the Civano Project Large Neighborhood

Inside the Civano Project Large Neighborhood

By Al Nichols, Jason Laros

Product Code: 9780071599313
Price: $65.00
Hardcover

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Features insider information on the planning, funding, building, and management of the development of this sustainable neighborhood!

Planning and Installing Sustainable Onsite Wastewater Systems

Planning and Installing Sustainable Onsite Wastewater Systems

By S. M. Parten

Product Code: 9780071624633
Price: $65.00
Hardcover

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How to design and construct sound and sustainable decentralized wastewater systems of varying sizes and in differing geophysical conditions!

The Philosophy of Sustainable Design

The Philosophy of Sustainable Design

By Jason F. McLennan

Product Code: 0974903302
Price: $28.00
Hardcover

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Starting point for anyone involved in the building industry on a journey to learn how they can build more responsibly!