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Total Sustainability in the Built Environment

Textbook

By: Alison Cotgrave (Editor), Mike Riley (Editor)

328 pages, b/w photos, 43 colour & 66 b/w illustrations, 25 tables

Palgrave

Paperback | Dec 2012 | #206008 | ISBN-13: 9780230390584
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About this book

Total Sustainability in the Built Environment is the first textbook in sustainable construction bringing together the whole range of topics from planning through to facilities management in an accessible and engaging way, and complete with illustrations and photographs. Written by experts and including real-world case studies, this book can be used as a core text or across several modules.


Contents

Introduction
Planning for a Sustainable Built Environment
Alternative Renewable Energy Sources
Sustainable Design
Green Construction Technology and Management
Refurbishment for Sustainability
Sustainable Building Services
Public Health Engineering Services
Smart Technologies
Carbon Reduction Management
Sustainable Procurement
Sustainable Project Management
Sustainable Facilities Management
Sustainable Property Management
Green Case Studies


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Biography

Alison Cotgrave is Deputy Director at the Department of the Built Environment, Liverpool John Moores University, UK. Mike Riley is Head of Property Studies at the Department of the Built Environment, Liverpool John Moores University, UK.

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