Smart & Sustainable Built Environments

Smart & Sustainable Built Environments

Editor(s): J. Yang, P. S. Brandon, A. C. Sidwell

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

Print ISBN: 9781405124225

Online ISBN: 9780470759493

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759493

About this Book

This book brings together a group of international specialists to explore the current state of the art and future potential for encouraging, developing and implementing smart and sustainable built environment strategies.

It covers a broad spectrum of issues, ranging from technological advancement, through the assessment of past experiences, to communication and education requirements and future strategies.

  • provides a snapshot of current methods and technologies for developing smart and sustainable built environment strategies
  • over 30 fully refereed chapters from international experts
  • addresses the particular requirements and problems of difference areas and climatic regions

Table of contents

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  1. Part 1: Creating Smart and Sustainable Cities

  2. Part 2: Emerging Technologies and Tools

    1. Chapter 8

      Concept for a DC-low voltage house (pages 85–94)

      M. Friedeman, A. van Timmeren, E. Boelman and J. Schoonman

  3. Part 3: Design, Construction and Operation Issues

  4. Part 4: Evaluating Past Experiences and Strategies

  5. Part 5: Managing the Sustainability Knowledge

  6. Part 6: Development Processes

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