Eco-design of buildings and infrastructure

Offers a science-based methodology for green urban design

The Chair on Ecodesign for buildings and infrastructures was created by ParisTech in partnership with VINCI with the aim of developing evaluation and simulation tools that integrate all ecodesign aspects (e.g. greenhouse gas emissions, impact on biodiversity, depletion of resources, etc.) and provide genuine decision-aid instruments, based on a scientific approach, to all those involved in the urban environment (i.e. designers, builders and users).

The present book takes stock of five years of research under the Chair. It starts by presenting some methodological bases of ecodesign, life cycle assessments, impact studies, and methods for planning and transport. Several specific subjects are then covered, i.e. public transport, parking, road traffic, the environmental profile of building materials, building retrofits, energy management, and biodiversity. The last part of the book sets out how the knowledge and tools developed under the Chair were applied to a case study: Cité Descartes in Marne la Vallée (Ile de France).

This work is aimed at urban planners, local authorities, contracting clients, architects, engineering firms, contractors, building managers, research lecturers, and anyone interested in the environmental quality of the places we live in.

Contact : Bruno PEUPORTIER du CES, centre communà MINES ParisTech et ARMINES

Ouvrage disponible aux éditions CRC Press - Taylor & Francis Group

Liste des ouvrages du CES | Les publications du CES

Eco-design of buildings and infrastructure - MINES ParisTech
Partager

actualité

Zotero à la plage

Formation Zotero à la plage   Le dernier Café doc des chercheurs de la saison c'est aujourd'hui...…
> En savoir +

La science a besoin des femmes

Formation La science a besoin des femmes La Fondation L'Oréal lance la 12 e édition du programme des…
> En savoir +

Hommage à Ari RABL

Recherche Hommage à Ari RABL Nous avons appris très récemment, ‑et avec plusieurs mois de retard‑,…
> En savoir +

6 communications du CES au 10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering à Barcelone

Formation 6 communications du CES au 10th World Congress of… Les équipes du CES, centre commun à ARMINES et MINES…
> En savoir +

Energissimo 1<sup>er</sup> prix du hackathon #DataÉnergie

Formation Energissimo 1 er prix du hackathon #DataÉnergie La donnée au service des défis énergétiques Les 29 et 30 juin…
> En savoir +

+ Toutes les actualités

Plan du site
Mentions légales efil.fr © 2014 MINES ParisTech