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Brownfield Sites
Brownfield Sites
This article describes brownfield sites, their definition, assessment and remediation; and their relevance to sustainable development....
Greenfield Sites
Greenfield Sites
This article explores the use of Greenfield sites for development, using an example of recent urban planning in the UK....
Location: Water Supply
Location: Water Supply
This article examines the right use of water in the home, and how it should be used as a sustainable resource, when considered as a factor in locating a new building....
Principles of Sustainable Development
Principles of Sustainable Development
An explanation of the term 'Principles of Sustainable Development' and examination of how it is being put into practise....
Sustainable Building Around the World
Sustainable Building Around the World
Sustainable building has taken off round the world, with developments happening in one country being copied and improved upon in another....
Transport Links to New Build Developments
Transport Links to New Build Developments
In any sustainable development, the question of access and transportation has to be a vital issue....
Urban Reclamation: Using Existing Buildings
Urban Reclamation: Using Existing Buildings
This article explores the ideas behind reclaiming buildings and land, as beneficial for the community, and in ultimately using fewer resources, and being more…...
Where to Site a Sustainable Development
Where to Site a Sustainable Development
This article presents some of the points to look for when assessing a potential construction site for its suitability for sustainable development....
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