Environmentally Friendly Cities: Proceedings of PLEA 98 : Passive and Low Energy Architecture, 1998, Lisbon Portugal, June 1998
Eduardo Maldonado, Simos Yannas
James & James, 1998 - Architecture - 691 pages
The 15th Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA) conference considered the issues of sustainability and environmental friendliness at the city scale. Some 150 papers address the many and varied questions faced by architects and planners in reducing the impact on the environment of cities and their buildings.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Energy and environment at EXPO98 Lisbon
Passive systems and architectural expression
The coming revolution in building design
46 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
air temperature analysis architects architectural atrium average bioclimatic Bioclimatic Design building building envelope calculated Centre climate components construction cooling cost courtyard daylight density effect elements embodied energy energy consumption energy efficiency energy savings envelope environment environmental evaluation external facade factors Figure floor glazing global heat HVAC illuminance indoor air indoor air quality insulation integrated internal James & James James Science Publishers Le Corbusier lighting Lisbon located low-energy building materials measured method microclimate natural ventilation orientation parameters passive solar patio planning proposed reduce REFERENCES region requirements roof Science Publishers Ltd simulation solar energy solar gains solar radiation strategies summer sunspace surface sustainable thermal comfort thermal insulation thermal mass thermal performance tion tool U-value urban planning values vegetation velocity wall wind winter zone