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Name: Sustainable Infrastructure - Chapter Introduction
ID: m44985
Language: English (en)
Summary: In this chapter several important aspects of urban resiliency and sustainability are presented, beginning with the concept of a sustainable city, and proceeding through various elements of urban systems: buildings, energy and climate action planning, transportation, and stormwater management. The chapter concludes with a case study of a net zero energy home, one in which perhaps you can envision yourself inhabiting one day.
Subject: Science and Technology, Social Sciences
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Tom Theis (
Copyright Holders: U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative (
Maintainers: U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Oct 8, 2012 5:32 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Oct 8, 2012 5:47 pm +0000


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Version: 1.1 Oct 8, 2012 5:47 pm +0000 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
Created module (michael lindeman)

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