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The Green Building Evolution

Author: Godwell Nhamo; Vuyo Mjimba
Publisher: Oxford : Africa Institute of South Africa, 2019.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Nhamo, Godwell
The Green Building Evolution
Oxford : Africa Institute of South Africa,c2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Godwell Nhamo; Vuyo Mjimba
ISBN: 0798305398 9780798305396
OCLC Number: 1224370661
Notes: Description based upon print version of record.
Description: 1 online resource (343 p.)
Contents: Cover --
Title page --
Copyright page --
Contents --
ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS --
ABOUT THE EXXARO CHAIR --
ABOUT AISA/HSRC --
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS --
THE PEER REVIEW PROCESS --
CONTRIBUTING AUTHORS --
FOREWORD --
CHAPTER 1 --
The Context. Evolution of the Green Building Movement --
INTRODUCTION --
GREEN BUILDING CONCEPTS AND TRENDS --
ECONOMICS OF GREEN BUILDING --
CITIES AND CLIMATE CHANGE --
GREEN BUILDING UNDER SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS --
METHODOLOGICAL ORIENTATION --
BOOK OUTLINE --
NOTES AND REFERENCES --
CHAPTER 2 --
Green Building in the Context of Climate Change --
ABSTRACT INTRODUCTION --
THEORETICAL STANDPOINTS --
GREEN BUILDING AND CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION --
GREEN BUILDING AND CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION --
C40 NETWORKS BY INITIATIVES AND GOOD PRACTICE CASES --
CONCLUSION --
NOTES AND REFERENCES --
CHAPTER 3 --
Energy Efficiency. Theories and Contradictions --
ABSTRACT --
INTRODUCTION --
ENERGY EFFICIENCY THEORIES --
RESULTANT THEORY-BASED ENERGY EFFICIENCY FRAMEWORK --
CONCLUSION --
NOTES AND REFERENCES --
CHAPTER 4 --
Green Building Policy Environment. Regulations, Protocols, and Codes of Practice --
ABSTRACT --
INTRODUCTION --
THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES THE BUILDING GOVERNANCE: AN OVERVIEW --
THE US GREEN BUILDING CODES --
GREEN BUILDING IN THE UNITED KINGDOM --
GREEN BUILDING IN AUSTRALIA --
CHINA AND GREEN BUILDINGS --
GREEN BUILDING IN SOUTH AFRICA --
THE EMERGING BIGGER PICTURE IN GREEN BUILDING RATINGS --
CONCLUSION --
NOTES AND REFERENCES --
CHAPTER 5 --
Green Buildings Value Chain in South Africa --
ABSTRACT --
INTRODUCTION --
THE GREEN BUILDING THEORY --
VALUE CHAIN GOVERNANCE AND RENTS --
WHAT IS GOING ON? --
GREEN BUILDING IN SOUTH AFRICA --
CONSTRUCTION AND INSTALLATION: GREEN CONSTRUCTION INPUT GOODS AND SERVICES IN SOUTH AFRICA OCCUPANCY AND DEMOLITION/RENOVATION --
CONCLUSION --
NOTES AND REFERENCES --
CHAPTER 6 --
Environment House. Epicentre of South African Government Green Building Journey --
ABSTRACT --
INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND --
ENVISAGED AND EXISTING FEATURES OF ENVIRONMENT HOUSE --
OCCUPANT PERCEPTIONS: ALL THAT GLITTERS --
GREEN BUILDING FAMILIARITY AND RELATED SERVICES --
CONCLUSION --
NOTES AND REFERENCES --
CHAPTER 7 --
Policy and By-law Provisions for City of Tshwane's Sustainability and Green Building Pathways --
ABSTRACT --
INTRODUCTION --
DRIVERS AND READINESS PILLARS FOR SUSTAINABILITY POLICIES ENABLING SUSTAINABILITY AND GREEN BUILDING PATHWAYS --
CONCLUSION --
NOTES AND REFERENCES --
CHAPTER 8 --
Green Building Strides in Local Government. A Case of Tshwane House --
ABSTRACT --
INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND --
TSHWANE'S GREEN BUILDING APPROACH --
GREEN FEATURES IN TSHWANE HOUSE --
PERCEPTIONS AND EXPERIENCES OF BEING IN TSHWANE HOUSE --
CONCLUSION --
NOTES AND REFERENCES --
CHAPTER 9 --
Tourism and the Recreational Potential of Green Building. A Case Study of Hotel Verde Cape Town --
ABSTRACT --
BACKGROUND AND INTRODUCTION --
GREEN TOURISM SOUTH AFRICA

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