All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Environmental & Social Studies  Economics, Politics & Policy  Science & Technology  Design & Construction

The Engineering Guide to LEED-New Construction Sustainable Construction for Engineers

Handbook / Manual
By: Liv Haselbach
443 pages, Figs, tabs
Publisher: McGraw Hill
The Engineering Guide to LEED-New Construction
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • The Engineering Guide to LEED-New Construction ISBN: 9780071745123 Edition: 2 Hardback Sep 2010 Usually dispatched within 6 days
    £75.99
    #186455
Selected version: £75.99
About this book Contents Customer reviews Biography Related titles

About this book

This is an up-to-date guide to the Latest LEED-New Construction Guidelines. Fully revised for version 3.0 of the LEED-New Construction rating system (LEED-2009), this GreenSource book helps you acquire the skills needed to apply LEED-NC to sustainable construction projects. "The Engineering Guide to LEED-New Construction, second edition", offers comprehensive coverage of the environmental systems and impacts on which many of the LEED-NC subcategories are based. Detailed equations and exercises in the book can be used to perform the calculations outlined in LEED-NC.

Valuable information on real-world applications of LEED-NC in military, low-impact development (LID), and other sectors is included in this practical resource. "The Engineering Guide to LEED-New Construction" covers: introduction to the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED-NC rating system; sustainable sites; water efficiency; energy and atmosphere; materials and resources; indoor environmental quality; innovation in design and regional priorities; a systematic view of green and minimum program requirements; department of defense sustainable construction and indoor air quality (IAQ); and, low-impact development.

Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction; Chapter 2. LEED Sustainable Sites; Chapter 3. LEED Water Efficiency; Chapter 4. LEED Energy and Atmosphere; Chapter 5. LEED Materials and Resources; Chapter 6. LEED Indoor Environmental Quality; Chapter 7. LEED Innovation and Design Process; Chapter 8. A Systematic View of Green; Chapter 9. Department of Defense (DoD) Sustainable Construction and Indoor Air Quality (IAQ); Chapter 10. Low-Impact Development and Stormwater Issues; Appendix A: Notation; Appendix B: Definitions; Appendix C: Units

Customer Reviews

Biography

Liv Haselbach, Ph.D., P.E., LEED-Accredited Professional, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington State University.
Handbook / Manual
By: Liv Haselbach
443 pages, Figs, tabs
Publisher: McGraw Hill
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Handbook of the Bees of the British Isles (2-Volume Set)Order your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife