Energy and Smart Growth: It’s about How and Where We Build

This paper discusses how the smart growth movement and the energy efficiency movement could marry together to better achieve the goals of both. The paper presents a short background on current energy programs and trends that are relevant to smart growth. It then provides a framework for comprehending the association between land use and energy which addresses two major issues - where to build (location) and how to build (building design and neighborhoods).

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 20p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01148592
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 4 2010 2:29PM