Sustainable Urban Development: A toolkit for assessment

Sustainable Urban Development: A toolkit for assessment

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The third volume of the Sustainable Urban Development Series outlines the BEQUEST toolkit that helps link protocol with the assessment methods currently available for evaluating the sustainability of urban development. It details the decision support mechanisms developed for users of the system to guide them in selecting the appropriate assessment methods for a variety of evaluations. This book provides case studies drawn from locations across Europe, and also provides best practice examples demonstrating those protocols that planners, property developers and design and construction professionals have followed, and how they have selected the assessment methods they need to best evaluate the sustainability of cities, districts, neighbourhoods and buildings.Design Manual for Roads and Bridges. Available online at: http:I/www. HM Treasury (2003). ... Multiobjective Decision Analysis, Department of Decision and Information Analysis, Arizona State University. Klungboonkrong, P. and Taylor ... Multiobjective metaheuristics for the bus driver scheduling problem, Transportation Science, 35, 3, 331 -343. Luker, M. andanbsp;...

Title:Sustainable Urban Development: A toolkit for assessment
Author:Ron Vreeker
Publisher:Taylor & Francis - 2005


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