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The Resource Prefabulous world : energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe, Sheri Koones ; foreword by Robert Redford

Prefabulous world : energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe, Sheri Koones ; foreword by Robert Redford

Label
Prefabulous world : energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe
Title
Prefabulous world
Title remainder
energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe
Statement of responsibility
Sheri Koones ; foreword by Robert Redford
Title variation
Energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents an international look at sustainable home design, it explores a compelling range of design styles and cutting-edge green technologies. The rising cost of fuel and the growing commitment to protect the environment have sparked exciting innovations in prefab home construction around the world. Showcasing many of the unlimited possibilities offered by prefabrication to build incredibly energy-efficient homes, Prefabulous World features fifty sophisticated examples of eco-friendly home design around the globe. With detailed floor plans, multiple gorgeous images of the exterior and interior of each home, and an extensive resource section listing architects, builders, and suppliers, this book is a vibrantly illustrated yet practical guide that reveals how living in a beautiful, well-built, energy-efficient home is achievable for us all, no matter where we live
Cataloging source
YEQ
Dewey number
728.0472
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TH4860
LC item number
.K66 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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Label
Prefabulous world : energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe, Sheri Koones ; foreword by Robert Redford
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Australia. Elsternwick ; Dangar Island House -- Austria. Plus Energy Passivhaus ; Eliasch House ; Solar Tube -- Canada. Nexterra LivingHome ; Beachaus ; Kitsilano ; The Morris Island House -- Chile. SIP Panel House -- Costa Rica. Casa Iseami -- Denmark. Villa Langenkamp ; The worldFLEXhome -- England. Archway Studios ; Camden Passivhaus ; House Jackson ; Facit House ; The Edge -- France. Evalutive Home ; The Passivhaus in Bessancourt ; Fusion Bretagne ; Positive Energy ECOXIA House -- Germany. green[r]evolution Plus Energy House ; House Bretschneider ; Cliff House ; Low-Energy House ; Dream House ; [Little] Smart House -- Israel. Borderline House -- Italy. New Energy House -- Japan. EDDI's House ; B-House ; U-3 House -- the Netherlands. Energy Neutral Residence -- New Zealand. First Light ; iPAD 208 -- Romania. PRISPA -- South Africa. Ecomo House -- Spain. JP House ; Villa EntreEncinas -- Switzerland. Lugano House ; Casa Locarno -- United States. Laurel Hollow ; Island Passive House ; Montana Farmhouse ; Portland HOMB ; Concord Riverwalk Cottage ; Martis Camp Cabin ; Simblist House at Serenbe ; Everett House
Control code
ocn876850340
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
300 pages
Isbn
9781617690839
Lccn
2013945688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)876850340
Label
Prefabulous world : energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe, Sheri Koones ; foreword by Robert Redford
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Australia. Elsternwick ; Dangar Island House -- Austria. Plus Energy Passivhaus ; Eliasch House ; Solar Tube -- Canada. Nexterra LivingHome ; Beachaus ; Kitsilano ; The Morris Island House -- Chile. SIP Panel House -- Costa Rica. Casa Iseami -- Denmark. Villa Langenkamp ; The worldFLEXhome -- England. Archway Studios ; Camden Passivhaus ; House Jackson ; Facit House ; The Edge -- France. Evalutive Home ; The Passivhaus in Bessancourt ; Fusion Bretagne ; Positive Energy ECOXIA House -- Germany. green[r]evolution Plus Energy House ; House Bretschneider ; Cliff House ; Low-Energy House ; Dream House ; [Little] Smart House -- Israel. Borderline House -- Italy. New Energy House -- Japan. EDDI's House ; B-House ; U-3 House -- the Netherlands. Energy Neutral Residence -- New Zealand. First Light ; iPAD 208 -- Romania. PRISPA -- South Africa. Ecomo House -- Spain. JP House ; Villa EntreEncinas -- Switzerland. Lugano House ; Casa Locarno -- United States. Laurel Hollow ; Island Passive House ; Montana Farmhouse ; Portland HOMB ; Concord Riverwalk Cottage ; Martis Camp Cabin ; Simblist House at Serenbe ; Everett House
Control code
ocn876850340
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
300 pages
Isbn
9781617690839
Lccn
2013945688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)876850340

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