Building for a Changing Climate (Hardcover)

The Challenge for Construction, Planning and Energy

By Peter F. Smith

Earthscan Publications, 9781844077359, 184pp.

Publication Date: November 25, 2009

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Description

There is now a practically universal consensus that our climate is changing rapidly, and as a direct result of human activities. This guide explores how to make buildings that are ready for climate change. It focuses on how we can adapt to the inevitabilities of a changing climate such as increased flooding and drought.