The handbook of sustainable refurbishment [electronic resource] : housing / Simon Burton.
By: Burton, Simon.Material type: BookPublisher: London ; Washington, D.C. : Earthscan, 2012Edition: 1st ed.Description: xvi, 162 p. : col. ill., col. maps.ISBN: 9781849776943 (e-book : PDF).Subject(s): Energy consumption | Dwellings -- RemodelingGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view Also available in print edition.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Outline of sustainable housing refurbishment -- 2. Occupier information and behaviour change -- 3. Strategies to get action for sustainable housing -- 4. Good and best practice in single-family houses -- 5. Good and best practice in apartment blocks and social housing -- 6. Practical details and choosing the best -- 7. Design tools, testing, monitoring and smart metering -- 8. Adaptation to climate change -- 9. Towards zero carbon in the existing housing stock.
Also available in print edition.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.