Environmental Indicators for Building Design: Development and Application on Mexican Dwellings

Front Cover
IOS Press, 2008 - Architecture - 124 pages
0 Reviews
Construction will always be needed, and will always consume resources. In developing an approach for assessing sustainable building, the Three Step Strategy (in the Netherlands named Trias Ecologica) has proven to be useful. This title looks at this Strategy.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Acknowledgements
1
Preface
3
Introduction
5
The approach
9
Reference dwellings
45
Analysis of Mexican Peruvian and Dutch housing
69
Improving Mexican housing
87
Recommendations for new housing in Mexico
99
Conclusions and discussion
103
Appendix 1 Indicators
111
Appendix 2 Categories of building materials
115
Appendix 3 Values of all indicators
117
References
119
Sustainable Urban Areas
125
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information