Retrofit with Earthship Biotecture | retrofit. Retrofit Temperature Stabilization This involves three things.
Thermal mass, insulation and ventilation. (see the new book "Comfort In Any Climate" for definitions of thermal mass and insulation). TEDxBerlin - Bernard Lietaer - 11/30/09. Sustainable Measures - What is sustainability, anyway? Visualising sustainability « Computing for Sustainability. New (Dec 2011): “Sustainable Lens: A visual guide” published by NewSplash available through Amazon.
How to convey the essence of sustainability in a few sketched lines? I’m wading through the net and my bookshelves to find examples of the genre. I’m looking for schematics of the notion of sustainability itself rather than the underlying science – greenhouse, carbon, meso climate process, ground water, etc for which there are a zillion diagrams. The list is not meant to be exhaustive, but if I’ve missed your favourite diagram, leave a link and I’ll add it to the list.
Carboun: Advocating Sustainability in the Middle East. Solar City. Resilience Alliance - HOME. Ecology and Society. Home-Sustainability Perspectives - Sustainability 2030.