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Building Construction, HVAC, and Landscape Design -- Building Design and Structure

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View Resource 2012 Sustainable Science Building

According to the World Congress of Architects, sustainability means meeting our needs today without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. On a practical level,...

http://www.pkal.org/documents/cranbrook_the-2012-sustainable...
View Resource A Builder’s Guide to Energy Efficient Homes in Georgia

150+ pages Georgia Builder’s guide to efficient houses

http://www.southface.org/web/resources&services/publications...
View Resource A Business Case for Green Buildings in Canada

This Business Case, presented to Industry Canada, defines the state of the green building industry in Canada, provides a basis for recognizing the many unique and tangible benefits a green building...

http://www.athenasmi.org/publications/docs/A_Business_Case_F...
View Resource A Critical Review of Current Approaches to Earthquake Resistant Design

Library Holdings. This report documents the history of U. S. codes and standards of practice, focusing primarily on the strengths and deficiencies of current code approaches. Issues addressed...

https://www.atcouncil.org/index.php/products/account-mainten...
View Resource A Free User-Friendly Design Tool that Shows How To Reduce Cooling Energy in Buildings

HEED (Home Energy Efficient Design) shows architects, builders, and homeowners how to design or remodel their buildings to reduce or even eliminate air conditioning loads. It is intended for use at...

http://www.energy-design-tools.aud.ucla.edu/papers/SanTorini...
View Resource A Guide to Developing Green Builder Programs

When a home builder association or other local organization decides to investigate the development of a green builder program, the first steps are the most important. If the right information is...

http://www.fuelcells.org/info/library/gbguide.pdf
View Resource A Pilot Project for a Low Energy Building Equipped with Thermal Slabs, Heat Pump and Ground Heat Storage

An eight-page building simulation. In this work the design of a pilot building located in Padova (Italy) is presented. This building is equipped with a novel type of thermal active slab fed by a...

http://www.ibpsa.org/proceedings/BS2003/BS03_0275_282.pdf
View Resource adpsr: Architects/ Designers/Planners for Social Responsbility

A nonprofit organization that works for peace, environmental protection, ecological building, social justice, and the development of healthy communities.

http://www.adpsr.org
View Resource Amazing Skyscrapers

Learn the building basics engineers and architects use to design some of the world’s largest skyscrapers.

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/lessonplans/programs/am...
View Resource American Institute of Architects (AIA)

Homepage of the American Institute of Architects

http://www.aia.org/
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