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Khulna University of Engineering & Technology

Smith, Peter F. 1930-

Sustainability at the cutting edge emerging technologies for low energy buildings / [electronic resource] : Peter F. Smith. - 2nd ed. - Oxford ; Boston : Architectural Press, 2007. - xiv, 180 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps.

Previous ed.: 2003.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Climate change and sustainable energy : the 2005 Prince Philip Lecture at the Royal Society of Arts by Sir John Houghton CBE FRS -- 2. Solar thermal power -- 3. Low energy techniques for cooling -- 4. Geothermal energy -- 5. Wind power -- 6. Photovoltaic cells -- 7. Fuel cells -- 8. Bioenergy -- 9. Microgeneration and combined heat and power -- 10. Small-scale hydro -- 11. Wave and tide -- 12. Prospects for the energy infrastructure -- 13. Materials -- 14. The photonic revolution -- 15. Building integrated renewable energy : case studies -- 16. Sustainability on a knife edge.




Mode of access: World Wide Web.

9780080475479 (e-book : PDF)


Architecture and energy conservation.
Architecture--Environmental aspects.


Electronic books.


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