Essays about: "sustainable housing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 230 essays containing the words sustainable housing.

  1. 1. Hus med flyt : Building on water to combat urban congestion and climate change

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Martina Karlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Arkitektur;

    Abstract : Hus med yt project aims to restore the splashes, ripples, oods, waves, streams, and droplets of water as manifestations of its presence in the built environment. An implementation of affordable oating dwellings dealing with the reality of climate change and urbanization which is demanding a new way of planning urban cities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bilfritt boende – vägen framåt för en hållbar mobilitet? : en fallstudie av Cykelhuset Ohboy

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Filip Arnehed; [2019]
    Keywords : bilfritt boende; bilfri utveckling; parkering; parkeringsnormer; parkeringstal; bilpool; hållbar stadsutveckling;

    Abstract : Syftet med denna uppsats är att bidra till ökad kunskap om bilfritt boende som verktyg för hållbar mobilitet. Ett av de främsta verktyg som kommuner har för att styra mot en minskad andel bilresor är just parkering. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transit Oriented Development assessment of Handen Pendeltåg Station

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Cristina Covelli; [2019]
    Keywords : Transit Oriented Development TOD ; sustainable mobility patterns; land mix-use; densifying; walking; cycling; connect; shift; railway station; Handen.;

    Abstract : Transit Oriented Development theoretical and practical framework represents an important tool for municipalities, private actors and citizens to enhance quality of life in urban contexts. Planning cities that encourage sustainable mobility patterns can contribute to aim at diversifying land use and making cities more accessible, safer and attractive for people. READ MORE

  4. 4. Practices for co-productive planning modes: Urban development in Cape Town : A case study based on the implementation of a design and building development incubator

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Idil Warsame; [2019]
    Keywords : Co-production; spatial planning; housing; urban development; informal settlements; small-scale; local communities;

    Abstract : Together with a steadily increasing urban population, South Africa and the city of Cape Town is facing continuously expanding informal settlements and communities with no access to basic human services or adequate housing. There’s an urgent need to design, plan and implement alternative and creative approaches to help stimulate an equal, inclusive and sustainable urban development and strategic spatial planning. READ MORE

  5. 5. Suburban Equilibrium

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

    Author : Benjamin Dohrmann; [2019]
    Keywords : urban; sprawl; suburbs; neighbourhood; planning; urban design; densification; development; sustainable; design; collective housing; suburban typologies; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Explores the origins of suburban expansion and identifies 9 key ‘symptoms’ of urban sprawl – including car dependency, social isolation and monofunctional neighbourhoods. The research is based on a site location of Deer Park in Melbourne, Australia. READ MORE