Climate resilient, green and low carbon built environment / Ashok Kumar Jain.

Author
Jain, A. K. (Ashok Kumar) [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Singapore : Springer, [2023]
Description
xxi, 263 pages : illustrations (black and white, and color) ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
Green energy and technology [More in this series]
Summary note
This book constitutes state-of-the-art research covering a wide range of topics including climate change and carbon emissions, air quality and pollution control, urbanism, land and circular economy, sustainable transport, energy, water, biodiversity and greenery, environmental services, housing, and construction with respect to the built environment. The concepts of sustainability in built environment conclude with reimagining the city. The content includes pedagogical features such as examples, simple flowing language and over 100 figures. The book aims to motivate architects, engineers, consultants, builders, and planners to respond to the challenges of sustainability in the built environment.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • An Agenda for Resilient, Green and Sustainable Built Environment
  • Climate Change, Carbon Emissions and Built Environment
  • Air Quality and Pollution Control
  • Urbanism and Circular Systems.
ISBN
  • 9819902150
  • 9789819902156
OCLC
1362865801
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