Examining the most important issues in achieving the goal of building more efficient and less damaging buildings, this book highlight the significant statutes and regulations as well as other legal issues that need to be considered when advising clients in the development, construction, financing, and leasing of a green building. Topics include federal incentive programs, financing, alternative energy, site selection, land use planning, green construction practices and materials, emerging legal issues, and the effects of climate change on planning and architectural design.Code AsAs 30000-30900 (California Coastal Act). ... Comm., Miami- Dade County Climate Change Task Force, Statement ... For example, the Florida building code establishes minimum hurricane wind force resistance to qualify for the statea#39;sanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Law of Green Buildings|
|Author||:||J. Cullen Howe, Michael Gerrard|
|Publisher||:||American Bar Association - 2010|