The cutting-edge green building projects of today are quickly becoming standard practice for tomorrow. In order for industry professionals to keep up with this trend, theyall need to have a solid grasp on green building, and the technologies, market forces, and governmental policies that drive it. Green Building: A Professional's Guide to Concepts, Codes, and Innovation is designed for those seeking a better understanding of current design and building performance issues. Coverage includes straightforward explanations of how buildings and ecosystems can work together, as well as the sustainability concerns inspiring current regulations. Relevant codes and standards are discussed in-depth, with particular attention to the International Green Construction CodeAr. Knowledge is essential for environmentally-appropriate and efficient building solutions. Readers of this book will have a better understanding of where the building industry is headed and how to become compliant with green practices and regulations.Prescriptive path, 172a173, 225a226 Preventive maintenance plan, 240 Private capitalmarkets, 77 Productivity, 194 ... Protocol for Commercial Buildings; Green Globes; ICC 700 National Green Building Standard; Leadership in Energy andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Green Building: A Professional's Guide to Concepts, Codes and Innovation|
|Author||:||International Code Council|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-11-23|