Climate Responsive Design

Author: Richard Hyde
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136743324
Size: 46.78 MB
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The book focuses on tropical climate but some of the theory can be applied to other climates; the difference in application is clearly delineated.

Climate Responsive Architecture

Author: Arvind Krishan
Publisher: Tata McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 9780074632185
Size: 68.60 MB
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The book is the outcome of a long drawn research in the area of CRA and boasts of international names such as Dr Nick Baker, Prof Szokolay, Prof Simos Yannas and Dr Jeffrey Cook among others.

The Climatic Dwelling

Author: Eoin O. Cofaigh
Publisher: Earthscan
ISBN: 1873936397
Size: 44.56 MB
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In Keeping The Lights On, Walt Patterson starts from a simple premise: that we are making a mess of energy, and this is endangering the planet.

Sustainable Building Design

Author: Chitrarekha Kabre
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9811046182
Size: 35.98 MB
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The book presents case studies of sustainable building in each of five climatic zones of India. The book includes climatic data from 62 cities in India and describes how it can be synthesized in sustainable building design.

An Urban Approach To Climate Sensitive Design

Author: M. Rohinton Emmanuel
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415334105
Size: 23.93 MB
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This book is an attempt to cull together the emerging literature on "climate-
sensitive urban design" and to place them in a tropical context. Traditional modes
of responding to climate are fast becoming obsolete in the urban tropics where
higher population densities, changes to air, water and climate qualities and
changing lifestyles demand that designers rethink the conventional wisdom of
climate-responsive design. We begin our survey with an overview of microclimate
changes ...