Looking at the impact our homes have on the environment and on our quality of life, this book helps readers discover what is meant by sustainable living and what they can do to make their home more sustainable. Sustainable Futures explores the current threats to our world resources and the possible solutions to some of the most urgent and difficult problems facing todayas decision-makers.This can be achieved by building a#39;solar storesa#39;. These are spaces within the building, with glass exteriors, that work in a similar way to greenhouses. Installing the largest windows in the best-lit (south facing in the northern hemisphere andanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Evans Brothers - 2009|