Adapting Buildings and Cities for Climate Change

Adapting Buildings and Cities for Climate Change


By Sue Roaf, David Crichton & Fergus Nicol

Adapting Buildings and Cities for Climate Change

Contents

  1. Climate change: the battle begins
  2. The evolution of buildings
  3. Risk, scenarios and insurance
  4. How hot will it get?
  5. Safe and warm; effect of climate change on thermal comfort and health
  6. How wet will it get?
  7. Windstorms
  8. Sea level rises
  9. Vulnerability, exposure and migration
  10. Air conditioning – the ultimate solution
  11. Tall buildings
  12. The fossil fuel crisis
  13. Fuel security: when will the lights go out?
  14. The players
  15. The battle continues

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