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CONTENTS Preface vii Acknowledgements x About the authors xi 1 Climate change: the battle begins 1 2 The evolution of buildings 33 3 Risk, scenarios and insurance 63 4 How hot will it get? 83 5 Safe and warm; effect of climate change on thermal comfort and health 110 6 How wet will it get? 154 7 Windstorms 177 8 Sea level rises
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Unformatted text preview: 190 9 Vulnerability, exposure and migration 206 10 Air conditioning – the ultimate solution? 217 11 Tall buildings 240 12 The fossil fuel crisis 269 13 Fuel security: when will the lights go out? 289 14 The players 304 15 The battle continues 342 Index 353...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course DDDD h0322 taught by Professor Whoknow during the Spring '11 term at Bina Nusantara University.

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