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traditional building materials and design - climate technology centre

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how to build for the tropics – jcu and tropical building network

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green and cool roofs' urban heat island mitigation potential in - nus

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an introduction to tropical engineering: concrete - cedengineering

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a study into more sustainable alternative building materials as a

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on comfort in tropical climates. the design and operation of net

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the effects of surrounding vegetation building construction - core

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green roof concepts as a passive cooling approach in tropical

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assessing climate-adaptation effect of extensive tropical green roofs

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green and cool roofs' urban heat island mitigation potential in

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sustainable building design for tropical climates by un-habitat

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building materials in the tropics | building insulation | bamboo

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building material preferences in warm-humid and hot-dry climates

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shaping buildings for the humid tropics - green home building

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plants in architecture improve cities says vo trong nghia partner

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green roof design: state of the art on technology and materials

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sustainable building design for tropical climates | springerlink

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tropical housing - permaculture design course handbook

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passive design in tropical zones - housing for health - the guide

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visualizing heat flow in bamboo could help design more energy

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how bamboo building can cool the climate - ecowatch

21 nov 2019 "renewable plant-based materials such as bamboo have huge potential for sustainable and energy-efficient buildings" says the study.【Get Price】