Essays about: "Sustainable neighborhood design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words Sustainable neighborhood design.

  1. 1. Exploring housing preference of young adults– With focus on largest cities in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Mijin Kim; [2020]
    Keywords : Housing preference; young adults; analytical hierarchy process AHP ; Boendepreferenser; unga vuxna; analytical hierarchy process AHP ;

    Abstract : For the last decades, numerous researchers have studied housing preferences of populations. However, very few researchers put highlight on young adults in Sweden and their housing preference. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE ISLAND IN BETWEEN Creating a Sustainable District by using its local green qualities as backbone for the development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Teresa Arana Aristi; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Urban Design Landscape Nature Green qualities Mobility Cultural Heritage Densification Integration of functions Aalborg Municipality Denmark; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : From a reputation of an industrial and trading city, Aalborg has changed into a contemporary university city, with a strong development of creative clusters in knowledge-based industries. Nowadays the Vækstaksen, an urban growth axis set by the municipality, has become the driving force in the city’s development to avoid further sprawl. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainable Neighbourhood Design in Jakobsgårdarna, Borlänge

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Suheyla Turk; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable neighborhood design; modular units; energy efficiency; affordable housing; Borlänge; Sweden;

    Abstract : Energy efficient houses benefit communities not only to provide renewable energy shares and generating surplus electricity supporting local economic development. Also, residents in energy efficient houses have less energy usage that reduces household budget expenses. READ MORE

  4. 4. REVITALIZING THE RWN AREAL - From an Industrial Blindspot to an Integrated Neighborhood

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Anna Nötzel; [2019]
    Keywords : Revitalization; Reurbanization; Industrial Site; Productive Quarter; Social Sustainability; Urban Process; Sustainable Urban Recycling; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : The 36-hectare large RWN Areal is located 2 km south of the city center of Neubrandenburg, Germany. What once was founded as a Torpedo Testing Facility during WWII, became a Military Repair Work Facility during the GDR government until 1990. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trädgårdsparken : Kristinehovsparken. Förslag till parkupprustning av en kulturhistorisk miljö i Stockholms innerstad

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Fredrika Orefelt; [2019]
    Keywords : Kristinehovsparken; Graniten; kulturarv; kulturmiljö; parkupprustning; historiska parker; 1700-tal; kvarterspark; rekreation; Kristinehovs malmgård; kulturhistorisk miljö;

    Abstract : I arbetet som landskapsarkitekt finns det både stora möjligheter och utmaningar då man arbetar med att förvalta de miljöer som tidigare generationer skapat och samtidigt skapa nya, hållbara och rekreativa miljöer som ska kunna nyttjas av oss som lever nu och av många generationer framöver. En utmaning med förvaltningen av det gröna kulturarvet ligger i att kunna bevara men samtidigt utveckla och anpassa kulturmiljön till samhällets rådande behov av funktionalitet och tillgänglighet. READ MORE