ECO – ARCHITECTURE: 1000 ideas by 100 architects

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STUDIO NEGRI are proud to be included in the category of the world’s top 100 Eco-Architects.

Featuring an extensive collection of full-colour photographs, the book includes outstanding works of internationally-renowned and emerging architects and designers who have achieved practical, innovative and stylish solutions within the framework of modern eco-architecture.

Eco-Architecture provides fresh perspectives on the evolution of environmentally-sensitive architecture. Today the environmental impact of buildings is a growing concern, so each project featured in this book has been selected for its unique ecological sensitivity. Showcasing 10 ecological concepts chosen by 100 architects, this book presents the ideas of each practitioner individually.

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Discover the principles of eco-architecture; smart design, use of eco-materials, energy efficiency, water conservation and a healthy, sound natural environment, both in residential living spaces and in larger scale, industrial environments. Included here are the latest innovations, including solar panelling, wind energy systems, environmentally friendly heating and cooling solutions and thermal energy. Each architectural project presented in this book reflects challenges confronting the architect and the solutions they find to create thoughtful, sustainable designs and methods of construction using socially responsible, environmentally-friendly practices.

Author: Serrats, Marta.

Publication Information:  Barcelona, Spain: Promopress, 2012.

ISBN: 9788492810451

The book can be purchased from the following websites:

http://www.omahonys.ie/catalog/ecoarchitecture-1000-ideas-by-100-architects-p-325540.html

http://www.amazon.com/1000-Tips-100-Architects-Eco-Architecture/dp/1770850414

http://www.ebay.ie/itm/Eco-Architecture-1000-Ideas-100-Architects-Marta-Serrats-/370834687489