By William W. Braham,Daniel Willis
Does power intake effect architectural type? should still extra energy-efficient structures glance various? Can that "look" be used to give an explanation for or increase their functionality?
Architecture and Energy presents architects and architectural theorists with harder arguments for environmental layout judgements, arguments addressing 3 diversified scales or points of up to date building. via drawing jointly essays from the major specialists within the box, this e-book engages with an important matters in sustainable layout, such as:
The greater position of strength in forming the cultural and financial structures during which structure is conceived, built, and evaluated
The diversified measures and meanings of strength "performance" and the way these measures are learned in buildings
The particular ways that power use interprets into the seen facets of architectural style.
Drawing on study from the united kingdom, US, Europe, and Asia the booklet outlines the issues surrounding power and structure and gives the reader with a thought of assessment of this crucial subject.
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