Cardiff University | Prifysgol Caerdydd ORCA
Online Research @ Cardiff 
WelshClear Cookie - decide language by browser settings

Sustainable building assessment tool development approach

Alyami, Saleh H. and Rezgui, Yacine 2012. Sustainable building assessment tool development approach. Sustainable Cities and Society 5 , pp. 52-62. 10.1016/j.scs.2012.05.004

Full text not available from this repository.

Abstract

Following expansion in the field of environmental assessment methods, existing methods cannot be applied to all regions for a number of reasons, one of which is regional variation. This paper investigates the most important and globally widespread environmental assessment methods: BREEAM, LEED, SBTool, and CASBEE. It identifies areas of convergence and distinction in order to enable the consolidation of environmental criteria into new potential schemes. As well as considered a starting point for the procedure of consensus-based process, it also provides a generic model for the development of an effective environmental assessment method intended for the establishment of environmental assessment method suited to Saudi Arabia.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Engineering
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction
Uncontrolled Keywords: Sustainability; BREEAM; LEED
Additional Information: Special Issue on Third Global Conference on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency for Desert Region - GCREEDER 2011
Publisher: Elsevier
ISSN: 2210-6707
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 04:18
URI: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/36221

Citation Data

Cited 41 times in Google Scholar. View in Google Scholar

Cited 95 times in Scopus. View in Scopus. Powered By Scopus® Data

Actions (repository staff only)

Edit Item Edit Item