The Resource Urban Retrofitting for Sustainability : Mapping the Transition to 2050

Urban Retrofitting for Sustainability : Mapping the Transition to 2050

Label
Urban Retrofitting for Sustainability : Mapping the Transition to 2050
Title
Urban Retrofitting for Sustainability
Title remainder
Mapping the Transition to 2050
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With a foreword from Paul King, Chief Executive, UK Green Building Council and Chairman, Zero Carbon HubAs concerns over climate change and resource constraints grow, many cities across the world are trying to achieve a low carbon transition. Although new zero carbon buildings are an important part of the story, in existing cities the transformation of the current building stock and urban infrastructure must inevitably form the main focus for transitioning to a low carbon and sustainable future by 2050. Urban Retrofitting for Sustainability brings together interdisciplinary re
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
628.0
Index
index present
LC call number
TD160
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Urban Retrofitting for Sustainability : Mapping the Transition to 2050
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of illustrations; Notes on contributors; Foreword; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; PART I Setting the scene for urban retrofit; 2 Sustainable urban development to 2050: complex transitions in the built environment of cities; 3 Exploring the use of systems dynamics in sustainable urban retrofit planning; 4 The economics and financing of city-scale retrofits; 5 Urban governance, planning and retrofit
  • 13 Retrofitting sustainable integrated water management at household, building and urban scales14 Re-engineering the city for sustainable solid waste resource management; PART IV Emerging themes in urban retrofit; 15 Conclusions: financing, managing and visioning the urban retrofit transition to 2050; Index
  • 6 Locating urban retrofitting across three BRICS cities: exploring the retrofit landscapes of São Paulo, Mumbai and Cape Town7 Urban design and the retrofit agenda; PART II Energy and urban retrofit; 8 Energy poverty and the future of urban retrofit; 9 The smart grid and the interface between energy, ICT and the city: retrofitting and integrating urban infrastructures; 10 Solar energy in urban retrofit; 11 Pathways to decarbonising urban systems; PART III Water, waste and urban retrofit; 12 Retrofitting sustainable integrated water management
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ocn868964210
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1 online resource
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415642514
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868964210
  • pebco0415642515

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