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Energy Efficiency and the Future of Real Estate

  • N. Edward Coulson
  • Yongsheng Wang
  • Clifford A. Lipscomb

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. N. Edward Coulson, Clifford A. Lipscomb, Yongsheng Wang, Avis Devine
    Pages 1-7
  3. Jordan Stanley, Yongsheng Wang
    Pages 37-53
  4. Andrea Chegut, Rogier Holtermans, Isabel Tausendschoen
    Pages 55-82
  5. David M. Harrison
    Pages 83-99
  6. Jiro Yoshida, Junichiro Onishi, Chihiro Shimizu
    Pages 139-159
  7. N. Edward Coulson, Clifford A. Lipscomb, Yongsheng Wang
    Pages 245-250
  8. N. Edward Coulson, Yongsheng Wang, Clifford A. Lipscomb
    Pages E1-E1
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 251-253

About this book

Introduction

This book explores how energy efficiency is a major component in the development of sustainable real estate. Efficiency is one of the most frequently-mentioned aspects of government policies for green building design in the United States and around the world.  There has been a significant amount of effort devoted to the creation of green practices in real estate, including building construction, building assessment, city planning, investment, governmental regulation and policies, and industrial development. One of the key emphases of the above activities is energy efficiency, thus it is crucial for researchers and readers to have a comprehensive overview of the topic, as this book provides. 

Keywords

Benchmark business China economics energy energy efficiency environment environmental engineering Import industries management Real Estate Real Estate Investment sustainability sustainable economy

Editors and affiliations

  • N. Edward Coulson
    • 1
  • Yongsheng Wang
    • 2
  • Clifford A. Lipscomb
    • 3
  1. 1.Merage School of BusinessUniversity of California, IrvineIrvineUSA
  2. 2.Washington and Jefferson CollegeWashingtonUSA
  3. 3.Greenfield AdvisorsCartersvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-57446-6
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2017
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-57445-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-57446-6
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