- Author: Sharon B. Jaffe, Rob Fleming, Mark Karlen & Saglinda H. Roberts
- Release Date : 2020-03-19
- Genre: Art & Architecture
- File Size: 1079989670 Bytes
An accessible, climate-diverse guide that transforms readers from sustainable design novices to whole-solution problem solvers.Sustainable Design Basics is a student-friendly introduction to a holistic and integral view of sustainable design. Comprehensive in scope, this textbook presents basic technical information, sustainability strategies, and a practical, step-by-step approach for sustainable building projects. Clear and relatable chapters illustrate how to identify the factors that reduce energy use, solve specific sustainable design problems, develop holistic design solutions, and address the social and cultural aspects of sustainable design. Requiring no prior knowledge of the subject, the text’s easy-to-follow methodology leads readers thr...