Transforming Urban Systems
This book introduces key concepts underpinning theories of green urbanism and methods of low carbon urban development, including international case studies and practical planning approaches. It is essential reading for practitioners, academics, policy makers and community members interested in the...
To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge
Today’s most pressing challenges require behaviour change at many levels, from the city to the individual. This book focuses on the collective influences that can be seen to shape change. Exploring the underlying dimensions of behaviour change in terms of consumption, media, social innovation and...
Published July 15th 2013 by Routledge
Consumption, Technologies and the Built Environment
Designing for Zero Waste is a timely, topical and necessary publication. Materials and resources are being depleted at an accelerating speed and rising consumption trends across the globe have placed material efficiency, waste reduction and recycling at the centre of many government policy agendas,...
Published December 6th 2011 by Routledge
Transforming the City for Sustainability
How can we transform and future-proof the post-industrial city through strategies of architectural and urban design? The answer is to use an energy-efficient, zero-carbon model based on renewable energy sources and renewable building typologies. This book presents different models for sustainable...
Published October 26th 2010 by Routledge