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Tables of Contents for Sustainable Housing
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
The authors
vii
 
Acknowledgements
ix
 
Picture credits
x
 
Foreword Sustainability and housing: the government view
1
6
Hilary Armstrong
Introduction Sustainable housing
7
5
Brian Edwards
Part one: the green context
Sustainable housing: architecture, society and professionalism
12
24
Brian Edwards
Towards a definition of sustainable housing
19
2
Other resources besides energy
21
2
Embodied energy
23
2
Flexibility and employment
25
2
The importance of the existing housing stock
27
1
The social dimension
28
1
Integration of the three E's -- energy, ecology and environment
29
1
Principles of sustainable housing design
30
1
New design solutions
31
3
Reference
34
2
Housing and transport
36
8
David Lock
References
43
1
Building and landscape
44
6
Andrew Grant
Renewable energy in housing
50
10
Derek Taylor
Renewable energy
50
1
Solar energy
50
4
Wind energy
54
2
Water power
56
1
Geothermal energy
57
1
Biofuels
57
1
Green/renewable electricity schemes
57
1
Conclusions
58
1
References
59
1
Water conservation and housing
60
6
David Howarth
Water use and demand forecasts
60
3
The supply--demand balance
63
1
Regulation
63
2
Conclusions
65
1
Sustainable housing: the Dutch experience
66
6
Chiel Boonstra
Transforming the existing housing stock: a strategy for achieving minimum standards of thermal comfort
72
8
Peter F. Smith
A thermal retrofit strategy
74
3
Operation and management
77
1
The way forward
77
1
Conclusion
78
1
References
78
2
part two: case studies
A design methodology for urban sustainability: three case studies
80
8
Andrew Wright
Three projects
81
6
Lessons from the three projects
87
1
Greenwich Millennium Village: a case study of sustainable housing
88
8
Ben Derbyshire
Sustainable housing in Manchester: a case study of Hulme
96
10
George Mills
`Homes for Change' and `Work for Change' buildings
100
6
A personal vision of sustainable housing
106
10
Edward Cullinan
Aspect, territory and shelter
106
3
Conservation and the use of resources
109
2
Heaviness and insulation
111
5
Part three: the future
Towards sustainable housing: principles and practice
116
8
David Turrent
Architects and environment ethics
117
1
Energy
117
1
Materials
118
1
Water
118
1
Transport
119
1
Quality of life
119
3
Conclusion
122
2
Design guidelines for sustainable housing
124
19
Brian Edwards
The sustainable housing estate
126
7
Technical factors in energy efficient housing design
133
5
Sustainable housing: relating energy and health
138
1
The SAP rating system
139
1
Hockerton Energy Project
139
1
References
140
3
Select bibliography
143
1
Index
144