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Planning and Design Strategies for Sustainability and Profit

Pragmatic sustainable design on building and urban scales

by Adrian Pitts

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Published by Architectural Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture,
  • Sustainability,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Methods & Materials,
  • City planning,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Sustainable architecture,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Strategic Planning,
  • Planning,
  • Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • Architecture / Planning,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Environmental aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7972353M
    ISBN 100750654643
    ISBN 109780750654647

    Why Develop a Sustainability Plan? 5 Relationship to Other ICLEI Tools and Programs 6 Lessons Learned from NYC 7 2. Scope of a Sustainability Plan 8 Sustainability Plans vs. Climate Action Plans 8 Typical Elements of a Sustainability Plan 10 3. Overview of the Five Milestones for Sustainability 11 4. Forming a Team   By , ensuring the use of % sustainable cellulosic fibers for responsible viscose, the absolute eradication of single-use plastics, and complete adoption of green-only packaging.

    Design the sustainable cities of tomorrow with the first end-to-end urban planning software. Discover the platform built for planners, by planners. Strengthen your advocacy strategy and garner stakeholder support with exhaustive environmental, social, and fiscal datasets to back your cause and the communities you serve. review of sustainable design strategy 36 key performance indicators 36 appendix 1 planning practice note – procedures no. 6 – sustainable design assessment in the planning process 37 appendix 2 sustainble design assessment (sda) statement 42 appendix 3 key rating tools 46 appendix 4 .

    About the Book Author Erica Olsen is cofounder and COO of M3 Planning, Inc., a firm dedicated to developing and executing strategy. M3 provides consulting and facilitation services, as well as hosts products and tools such as MyStrategicPlan for leaders with big ideas who want to empower and focus their teams to achieve them. • Inform a comprehensive climate action planning process; or • Integrate sustainability into general plan policies. Many of the activities can lead to multiple benefits, including: • is a collaboration between three statewide non-profit organizations, includ-.


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