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DetailsThis book aims at understanding the principles of sustainable architecture for tropical climates, by illustrating them with examples of buildings in Auroville, a growing international township near Puducherry. As a picture is worth a thousand words, this journey through the principles of sustainable architecture is presented in the form of a graphic diary.This book can be read as a journey not just through principles of building sustainable habitats, but also through five decades of architectural innovation in Auroville.ABOUT THE AUTHOR : Founded in 2010, Auroville Consulting is a unit of the Auroville Foundation, set up in 1991 by the Government of India. It provides comprehensive consulting and advisory services to project developers, manufacturers and policy makers engaged in ecologically and socially responsible development areas. Based on the universal values of respect, dignity and equality, Auroville Consulting cares about cultural diversity, human well-being and a healthy and prosperous ecosystem that supports all life on this planet.
SKU Code PRK B 3156 Weight in Kg 0.0500 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789352644995 Author Name Auroville Consulting Publisher Name HARPER COLLINS