28 July 2013

Report on: Design Principles of Eco-Town (by Arezou Mohammadi Kalan)

by Arezou Mohammadi Kalan

With the growth of population, more resources and energy are consumed and as a result Environmental population increases. The energy crisis and global changes in environment.
Caused sustainability to become the main concern of many groups. It is comprehensive and environmentally-conscious topic in which different concerns such as design ,material, cost, energy, heating and cooling and environmental quality are interconnected  in the interest of physical durability and creating a functional structure which meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generation to meet their.

Design  sustainability implies the use of intelligent technology, innovative construction method, ecologically-friendly material and use of environmentally friendly energy resources. This term leads to location-specific architecture by responding the local climate condition and local material. Sustainable architecture is work of choosing how we want to live (with and in) nature in order to sustain life into the future. Sustainability as a comprehensive term challenges the 3 main features of development.

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