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Robinson, H, Symonds, B, Gilbertson, B and Ilozor, B (2015) Design Economics for the Built Environment: Impact of Sustainability on Project Evaluation. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Design Economics for the Built Environment: Impact of Sustainability on Project Evaluation. By Herbert Robinson, Barry Symonds, Barry Gilbertson and Ben Ilozor, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 2015. 432 pp, ISBN 978-0-470-65909-0, £75 (pb) Publisher’s description: The drive towards environmentally … Continue reading

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Wilkinson, S J, Remoy, H and Langston, C (2014) Sustainable Building Adaptation: Innovations in Decision-making. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Sustainable Building Adaptation: Innovations in Decision-making. By Sara Wilkinson, Hilde Remoy and Craig Langston, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 2014. 294 pp, ISBN 978-1-118-47710-6, £77.50 (hb) Publisher’s description: How to adapt existing building stock is a problem being addressed by … Continue reading

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Dixon, T, Eames, M, Hunt, M and Lannon, S (2014) Urban retrofitting for sustainability: mapping the transition to 2050. London: Routledge

Urban retrofitting for sustainability: mapping the transition to 2050. By Tim Dixon, Malcolm Eames, Miriam Hunt and Simon Lannon, Routledge, London, 2014. ISBN 978-0-415-64251-4, £55.00 (hb) Publisher’s description: As concerns over climate change and resource constraints grow, many cities across the … Continue reading

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CC2013: Creative Construction Conference 2013

6-9 July 2013, Budapest, Hungary Contact: hajdu.miklos@ybl.szie.hu http://www.cc2013.org/

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SB13 Southern Africa: Creating a Resilient and Regenerative Built Environment

15-16 Oct 2013, Cape Town, South Africa Contact: Dr Fidelis Emuze, fidelis.emuze2@nmmu.ac.za http://bit.ly/SB13-SA

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Sustainable built environment for now and the future

26-27 March 2013, Hanoi, Vietnam Contact: sbe2013@nuce.edu.vn http://sbe2013.com

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SB13 Coventry: Sustainable building and construction conference

3-5 July 2013, Coventry, UK Contact: SB13@coventry.ac.uk http://wwwm.coventry.ac.uk/SB13/

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Williams, J (2012) Zero-carbon homes: a road map. London: Routledge

Zero-carbon homes: a road map By Joanna Williams, Routledge, London, 2012. ISBN 978-1-84971-249-1, £29.99 (pb) Click to buy this book from the Construction Management bookstore Publisher’s description: Housing is a major contributor to CO2 emissions in Europe and America today … Continue reading

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Rohinton, E and Baker, K (2012) Carbon management in the built environment. London: Routledge

Carbon management in the built environment By Emmanuel Rohinton and Keith Baker, Routledge, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-415-68407-1, 978-0-415-68407-1 (pb) Publisher’s description: Three broad sectors of the economy are generally recognised as key to a low carbon future: energy, construction and … Continue reading

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Pearce, A, Ahn, Y H and HanmiGlobal Co Ltd (2012) Sustainable buildings and ifrastructure: paths to the future. London: Routledge

Sustainable buildings and ifrastructure: paths to the future By Annie Pearce, Yong Han Ahn and Hanmiglobal Co Ltd, Routledge, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-415-69092-8, £29.99 (pb) Publisher’s description: Construction is one of the biggest industries in the world, providing necessary facilities … Continue reading

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