Sun, Wind & Light

Sun, Wind & Light

Architectural Design Strategies

Book - 2001
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How to design buildings that heat with the sun, cool with the wind, light with the sky, and move into the future using on-site renewable resources
Developed for rapid use during schematic design, this book clarifies relationships between form and energy and gives designers tools for designing sustainably. It also:
* Applies the latest passive energy and lighting design research
* Organizes information by architectural elements at three scales:
* building groups, individual buildings, and building parts
* Brings design strategies to life with examples and practical design tools
* Features:
* 109 analysis techniques and design strategies
* More than 750 illustrations, sizing graphs, and tables
* Both inch-pound and metric units
Publisher: New York : Wiley, [2001]
Edition: Second edition
Copyright Date: ©2001
ISBN: 9780471348771
Branch Call Number: 720 Brown
Characteristics: xix, 382 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 28 cm
Additional Contributors: DeKay, Mark
Alternative Title: Sun, wind, and light


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