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Title Emerald architecture : case studies in green building / GreenSource, the magazine of sustainable design
Published New York : McGraw-Hill, [2008]


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Description ix, 166 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps, plans ; 29 cm
Series McGraw-Hill's greensource series
McGraw-Hill's GreenSource series.
Contents A Green Building Primer -- Education -- Government -- Offices -- Residential -- Science/Technology
Summary "Using more than 200 beautiful photos and illustrations, this timely architectural guide presents design data and specifications from a wide variety of projects, including schools, offices, labs, libraries, multifamily housing, and government buildings." "Written by the experts at GreenSource Magazine, this design tool features information for each of the 24 case studies of successful sustainable structures and facilities." "In addition, this all-in-one green resource contains a comprehensive introduction to concepts of sustainable design...time- and money-saving material on new building technology...the international aspects of sustainable design and construction... innovative new green products...and many forward-looking design ideas and techniques that are currently being used to enhance the beauty, viability, and management of sustainable structures and facilities."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Includes index
Subject Sustainable buildings -- Design and construction -- Case studies.
Sustainable architecture -- Case studies.
Sustainable buildings -- Pictorial works.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Pictorial works.
Case studies.
Illustrated works.
Author GreenSource Magazine
LC no. 2008005557
ISBN 9780071544115 alkaline paper
0071544119 alkaline paper
OTHER TI GreenSource
Other Titles GreenSource magazine