Sustainable Urbanism

Can a City Be Sustainable?  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at July 12, 2016
Can a City Be Sustainable?

Can a City Be Sustainable?
Worldwatch Institute | Urban Economics | May 10 2016 | ISBN-10: 9812870431 | 448 pages | pdf | 36.56 mb

Authors: Worldwatch Institute
Examines sustainable urbanism projects in a wide variety of cities around the world, representing diverse voices and challenges
Provides insight from on‑the‑ground professionals who understand the complex details of making cities more livable
The latest publication of the Worldwatch Institute, a longtime respected voice on sustainability

Demystifying Doha: On Architecture and Urbanism in an Emerging City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Sept. 22, 2015
Demystifying Doha: On Architecture and Urbanism in an Emerging City

Demystifying Doha: On Architecture and Urbanism in an Emerging City by Ashraf M. Salama, Florian Wiedmann
2013 | ISBN: 1409466345 | English | 276 pages | PDF | 7 MB

Green Urbanism: Learning From European Cities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Jan. 13, 2013
Green Urbanism: Learning From European Cities

Timothy Beatley - Green Urbanism: Learning From European Cities
Published: 1999-12-01 | ISBN: 1559636823 | PDF | 491 pages | 4 MB

Sustainable City Management: Informal Settlements in Surakarta, Indonesia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 9, 2017
Sustainable City Management: Informal Settlements in Surakarta, Indonesia

Sustainable City Management: Informal Settlements in Surakarta, Indonesia
Springer | English | February 2017 | ISBN-10: 3319494171 | 190 pages | PDF | 7.71 mb

Authors: Obermayr, Christian
Includes a detailed case study of the city of Surakarta’s urban policies and housing
Presents a detailed and unique map of Surakarta’s slums

Tactical Urbanism: Short-term Action for Long-term Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 18, 2016
Tactical Urbanism: Short-term Action for Long-term Change

Andres Duany, Mike Lydon, Anthony Garcia, "Tactical Urbanism: Short-term Action for Long-term Change"
ISBN: 1610915267 | 2015 | EPUB | 256 pages | 27 MB

Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions: Results of SSPCR 2015  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Nov. 6, 2016
Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions: Results of SSPCR 2015

Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions: Results of SSPCR 2015
Springer | Energy | December 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319448986 | 435 pages | pdf | 10.15 mb

Editors: Bisello, A., Vettorato, D., Stephens, R., Elisei, P. (Eds.)
Offers a unique merger between planning and other disciplines on the smart and sustainable city concept
Provides theoretical and operative approaches from Europe and beyond to inspire policymakers
Addresses the most challenging research issues concerning smart cities and sustainable development

The Human City: Urbanism for the Rest of Us  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at June 9, 2016
The Human City: Urbanism for the Rest of Us

The Human City: Urbanism for the Rest of Us by Joel Kotkin
2016 | ISBN: 1572841729 | English | 304 pages | EPUB | 0.5 MB

Microsensing Networks for Sustainable Cities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 31, 2016
Microsensing Networks for Sustainable Cities

Microsensing Networks for Sustainable Cities
Springer | Electronics & Electrical Engineering | February 21, 2016 | ISBN-10: 331928357X | 339 pages | pdf | 6 mb

Authors: Lambrechts, Johannes, Sinha, Saurabh
Describes microsensors in detail, with inclusion of design-specific equations
Provides up-to-date information on wireless sensor networks and energy-harvesting devices
Discusses the practical application and benefits of microsensing systems in addressing environmental impacts within growing cities

UAE and the Gulf: Architecture and Urbanism Now (Architectural Design)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at May 20, 2015
UAE and the Gulf: Architecture and Urbanism Now (Architectural Design)

Kevin Mitchell, George Katodrytis, "UAE and the Gulf: Architecture and Urbanism Now (Architectural Design)"
2015 | ISBN-10: 1118759060 | 144 pages | PDF | 30 MB

Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Feb. 18, 2015
Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment

Heba Allah Essam E. Khalil, "Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment"
English | ISBN: 1482250632 | 2015 | 301 pages | PDF | 21 MB