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Green building performance assessment in China using a cloud model.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environment, Development & Sustainability. Oct2022, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p11626-11650. 25p.

Abstract: With the acceleration of urbanization process in China, the usage of sustainable green buildings is getting a great attention and significance in order to reduce energy consumption. However, there are still challenges for evaluating the performance of ...

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Building sustainable hospitals: A resource interaction perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Industrial Marketing Management. Oct2022, Vol. 106, p420-431. 12p.

Abstract: In response to a growing influence of patients, higher specialisation, technological advancement and the need to provide care services more efficiently, the issue of sustainability in healthcare has gained prominence. The purpose of this paper is to in...

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BEAM Plus implementation in Hong Kong: assessment of challenges and policies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Construction Management. Oct2022, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p2830-2844. 15p.

Abstract: Green building development has increasingly gained momentum globally due to growing public concerns and government policies. A variety of rating systems have been developed to assess the sustainability of a construction project. In Hong Kong, BEAM Plus...

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Obstacles to green building project financing: an empirical study in Ghana.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Construction Management. Nov2022, Vol. 22 Issue 15, p2922-2930. 9p.

Abstract: This study examines the perception of professionals in the Ghanaian construction industry regarding the obstacles to green building project financing. Following an extensive critical comparative review of literature resulting in the identification of t...

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Barriers in Nigeria's public hospital green buildings implementation initiatives.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Facilities Management. 2022, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p586-605. 20p.

Abstract: Purpose: The high consumption of energy by buildings may have enhanced land degradation, flooding, air pollution and many other hazardous environmental issues. However, green practices in buildings have been proved as one of the successful technologies...

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Climate Adaptation and Resilience Across Scales : From Buildings to Cities

Climate Adaptation and Resilience Across Scales : From Buildings to Cities

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Climate Adaptation and Resilience Across Scales provides professionals with guidance on adapting the built environment to a changing climate. This edited volume brings together practitioners and researchers to discuss climate-related resilience from th...

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Assessing the cost accuracy of electrical works towards sustainable procurement of building services.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Construction Management. Jul2022, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p1974-1982. 9p.

Abstract: The inaccuracy of cost forecast for building services has being ascribed to the practice of allocating deterministic lump sum figure from historical data, as opposed to making detailed measurements. Using a quantitative research approach based on the a...

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Key drivers for green building project financing in Ghana.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Engineering Construction & Architectural Management (09699988). 2022, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p3023-3050. 28p.

Abstract: Purpose: The majority of the literature on green buildings in Ghana focuses on environmental benefits, innovative designs, construction technologies and project management techniques. However, little is known about how such facilities are financed. Thi...

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Green building aspects in Bangladesh: A study based on experts opinion regarding climate change.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environment, Development & Sustainability. Jul2022, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p9260-9284. 25p.

Abstract: Climate change is affecting the life and livelihood of people all over the world, where Bangladesh is one of the most susceptible countries. Anthropogenic climate change is one of the consequences of an increase in the emission of greenhouse gases. Gre...

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Green buildings in Chilean public higher education: a trend or a must-have in university strategic guidelines?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology. Dec2022, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p756-770. 15p.

Abstract: Green buildings have gained increasing relevance and market share in recent decades. Also, higher education institutions are progressively incorporating the conceptualisation of sustainable development by greening campuses. Thus, given the construction...

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