Eco-Resorts: Planning and Design for the Tropics
Elsevier Science | ISBN: 9870750657938 | 2009 | PDF | 225 pages | 10.66 MB
The book includes both architectural design and material solutions, supported by theoretical principles, to present a sustainable approach to resort design. It demonstrates that tropical resort buildings do not necessarily require large
energy input, in compliance with green building standards. Case studies show how principles of sustainable design have been successfully applied in tropical environments.