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Forthcoming Sustainable Architecture Books

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  1. The Hierarchy of Energy in Architecture

    Emergy Analysis

    By Ravi Srinivasan, Kiel Moe

    Series: PocketArchitecture

    The laws of thermodynamics—and their implications for architecture—have not been fully integrated into architectural design. Architecture and building science too often remain constrained by linear concepts and methodologies regarding energy that occlude significant quantities and qualities of...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Energy in the Built Environment

    By Jane Powell, Jenn Monahan, Chris Foulds

    This book explores the important contribution of the built environment in the reduction of household energy consumption and in meeting the urgent challenge of the 2050 carbon reduction target. By examining trends in energy demand in UK and Europe across energy sectors for industry, commercial,...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Public Interest Design Practice Guidebook

    SEED Methodology, Case Studies, and Critical Issues

    Edited by Lisa M. Abendroth, Bryan Bell

    Public Interest Design Practice Guidebook: Seed Methodology, Case Studies, and Critical Issues is the first book to demonstrate that public interest design has emerged as a distinct profession. It provides clear professional standards of practice following SEED (Social Economic Environmental Design...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Towards a Recovery of Natural Environments in Architecture

    By C. Alan Short

    Series: Building Research and Information

    Buildings urgently need to become more resilient to a changing climate whilst using very much less energy, but twentieth and early twenty-first century designers have persisted in making less and less resilient buildings more and more dependent on energy intensive artificial environments. For the...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Building Theories

    Integrating Matter, Energy, Data, and Labor for a New Ethics of Architecture

    By Franca Trubiano

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Architecture and Systems Ecology

    Thermodynamic Principles of Environmental Building Design

    By William W. Braham

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Healthy Indoor Environments for Sustainable Buildings

    Design and Construction

    Edited by Chuck Yu, Tai Kim Jeong

    Higher energy efficiency standards for buildings have important implications for architects and building practitioners. The materials used, ventilation and lighting systems and noise control must be reassessed in order to provide a healthy indoor environment. This book provides guidance for...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. How to Use Building Performance Modelling

    Bridging The Performance Gap

    By David P Jenkins, Andrew Peacock, Sophie Simpson

    To Be Published September 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Passivhaus Designer’s Manual

    A technical guide to low and zero energy buildings

    Edited by Christina J. Hopfe, Robert S. McLeod

    Passivhaus is the fastest growing energy performance standard in the world, with almost 50,000 buildings realised to date. Applicable to both domestic and non-domestic building types, the strength of Passivhaus lies in the simplicity of the concept. As European and global energy directives move...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. A Landscape of Architecture, History and Fiction

    By Jonathan Hill

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge