2 edition of Energy-efficient land use found in the catalog.
Energy-efficient land use
|Statement||Duncan Erley, David Mosena and Efraim Gil|
|Series||Report / American Planning Association, Planning Advisory Service -- no. 341, Report (American Planning Association. Planning Advisory Service) -- no. 341|
|Contributions||Mosena, David R, Gil, Efraim|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||25 p. :|
|Number of Pages||25|
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This book looks at another energy conservation strategy--alteration of land development patterns--and attempts to identify insofar as possible, energy-efficient land development patterns that our land-use Energy-efficient land use book should promote.
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Readers are presented with a wide range of potential solutions Cited by: 1. The first part of this paper was authored by Ralf Southwell and deals with the subject of energy efficient land use planning and transportation design in a residential development context.
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Optimizing these aspects of urban form can reduce energy needs by a factor of two to four. The energy efficiency in transport is the useful travelled distance, of passengers, goods or any type of load; divided by the total energy put into the transport propulsion means.
The energy input might be rendered in several different types depending on the type of propulsion, and normally such energy is presented in liquid fuels, electrical energy or food energy.
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Energy Efficiency: Concepts and Calculations is the first book of its kind to provide an applied, systems oriented description of energy intensity and efficiency in modern economies across the entire energy chain.
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