Search Results: 'Sustainable Infrastructure'

Search

×
×
×
×
65 results for "Sustainable Infrastructure"
Green Infrastructure in Calgary's Mobility Corridors By Design Center for Sustainability
Paperback: $31.30
Prints in 3-5 business days
This research report proposes green infrastructure principles and strategies for maximizing environmental benefits and mitigating roadway impacts in mobility corridors in Calgary, Canada.
Green Infrastructure in Calgary's Mobility Corridors By Design Center for Sustainability
eBook (PDF): $0.00
This research report proposes green infrastructure principles and strategies for maximizing environmental benefits and mitigating roadway impacts in mobility corridors in Calgary, Canada.
Kigali Urban Sustainability: Zoning and Green Infrastructure Study By Carnegie Mellon Master of Urban Design Program
Paperback: $36.10
Prints in 3-5 business days
A summary work by Master of Urban Design students at Carnegie Mellon University in the summer of 2013. Focused on the Rwandan city of Kigali, this study makes recommendations for sustainable... More > development by simulating the effects of recently planning and zoning on future development and then benchmarking these scenarios against a proposed set of urban sustainability metrics.< Less
Kigali Urban Sustainability: Zoning and Green Infrastructure Study By Carnegie Mellon Master of Urban Design Program
eBook (PDF): $0.00
A summary work by Master of Urban Design students at Carnegie Mellon University in the summer of 2013. Focused on the Rwandan city of Kigali, this study makes recommendations for sustainable... More > development by simulating the effects of recently planning and zoning on future development and then benchmarking these scenarios against a proposed set of urban sustainability metrics.< Less
Sustainable Infrastructure System Modeling under Uncertainties and Dynamics By Yongxi Huang
Hardcover: $22.92
Prints in 3-5 business days
Infrastructure systems support human activities in transportation, communication, water use, and energy supply. The dissertation research focuses on critical transportation infrastructure and... More > renewable energy infrastructure systems. The goal of the research efforts is to improve the sustainability of the infrastructure systems, with an emphasis on economic viability, system reliability and robustness, and environmental impacts.< Less
Sustainable Infrastructure System Modeling under Uncertainties and Dynamics By Yongxi Huang
eBook (PDF): $0.00
Infrastructure systems support human activities in transportation, communication, water use, and energy supply. The dissertation research focuses on critical transportation infrastructure and... More > renewable energy infrastructure systems. The goal of the research efforts is to improve the sustainability of the infrastructure systems, with an emphasis on economic viability, system reliability and robustness, and environmental impacts.< Less
Infrastructural Ecologies for Fouché, Haiti By Hillary Brown
Paperback: $16.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
How might a small Haitian village lacking basic power, sanitation, waste collection and a limited water supply, achieve a measure of infrastructural self-sufficiency? What means might be developed to... More > provide these basic services relying primarily on local natural resources? Could these services create local jobs? This was the problem statement set out for the farming settlement of Fouché, a hamlet spread out along a main road running through Les Palmes district in the central/SW region of Haiti. Fouché lies on the coast about 10 miles west from Léogâne, the epicenter of the devastating January 12, 2010 earthquake. Infrastructural Ecologies for Fouché, Haiti adopts a multi-objective, holistic design approach reliant on an integrated planning process. Exchanges across the sectors of agriculture, water, energy and waste “close the loops” of energy and resource flows. Editors: Hillary Brown, Alvaro Munoz Hansen, & Arthur Getman< Less
Pro-Active Adaptation: Improving Infrastructure By Andy Brandt
eBook (PDF): $0.00
How we build is dictated by how we move. In America, the personal automobile controls architecture. This book is a masters thesis in architecture that looks at the cultural, economical, and... More > environmental impact cars have in our country. These problems can be solved, as long as we adapt pro-actively to our changing world.< Less
Pro-Active Adaptation: Improving Infrastructure By Andy Brandt
Paperback: $35.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
How we build is dictated by how we move. In America, the personal automobile controls architecture. This book is a masters thesis in architecture that looks at the cultural, economical, and... More > environmental impact cars have in our country. These problems can be solved, as long as we adapt pro-actively to our changing world.< Less
Resilience - The Ultimate Sustainability By Aris Papadopoulos
Paperback: $19.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
This pioneering book by a career industry insider and 9-11 survivor spotlights why the multi-trillion dollar US built environment is increasingly failing. His analysis exposes policies and interests... More > that to this very day are the root causes of vulnerability. It discusses why the green movement has fallen short in addressing sustainable building development. The book extracts 30 lessons for nations aiming to build a more disaster-resilient future. Guaranteed to stir building, policy and sustainability circles, it signals a time for change.< Less