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Green Building Fundamentals, 2nd Edition

Green Building Fundamentals, 2nd Edition, This book helps readers understand the fundamental concepts of sustainable design and green building practices, which will soon become common practice on every project. It is also intended as a practical study guide for the LEED Green Associate exam, with a step-by-step study guide and an assessment (a practice exam with 80 questions and a focused discussion for each example). This book includes a discussion on why this topic is important to understand, practice, and teach along with practical examples of methods that are being used to increase a project’s environmental performance and additional study resources/references. Some features include: Covers cost implications of green building practices, including initial investments, long-term cost benefits, and current market trends. Provides a practical guide to understanding fundamental sustainable design and green building practices. Includes a Focused Study Guide that helps readers prepare for the LEED-Green Associate exam. Table of Contents Chapter 1: Introduction to Green Building Fundamentals Chapter 2: Sustainability and the Building Industry Chapter 3: Sustainable Design and Green Building Chapter 4: Evaluating Cost Implication of Green Building Chapter 5: Site Development Considerations Chapter 6: Managing Site Water Runoff Chapter 7: Improving a Project’s Water Use Efficiency Chapter 8: Improving a Building’s Energy Efficiency Chapter 9: Using Renewable Energy Sources Chapter 10: Generating Power On-Site Using Renewable Energy Sources Chapter 11: Improving a Building’s Material Use Chapter 12: Improving a Building’s Indoor Environment Quality Chapter 13: Improving the Building Industries’ Environmental Performance: The USGBC LEED® Green Building Rating System™ Chapter 14: Improving Individual Environmental Performance: Becoming a LEED Green Associate APPENDIX A: LEED Version 3 (2009) Project Checklist APPENDIX B: LEED Version 3 Study Outline APPENDIX C: LEED Version 3 Green Associate Study Assessment Guide APPENDIX D: LEED Version 3 Green Associate Study Assessment Guide Answer Key 9780135111086 Green Building Fundamentals, 2nd Edition By Mike Montoya Published by Pearson Copyright © 2011 Published Date: Jan 6, 2010

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Green Architecture

By Taschen Sprouting with fresh ideas and sunny outlooks, this compact edition brings together the best examples of contemporary green buildings today. Well-known architects like Frank Gehry and Norman Foster sit alongside young, up-and-coming creators. Each entry introduces a key project through plans, photos, and a close reading of the sustainable and ecological nature of the design. Hardcover, 5.5 x 7.7 in., 2.67 lb, 624 pages

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