Home      About      Contact      Submit an Item      
Passive    PV    Homes    Commercial    Wind    Case studies    DIY    Resources    Tools    Materials    
Watch Iran Rock Houses Thumbnail

Iran Kandovan Rock Houses Video


Watch Solar Generation Road Trip 2 Thumbnail

Solar Generation Road Trip 2 of 3 Video


Watch Desalination the Answer Thumbnail

Desalination the Answer to Water Shortage Video


  

 

 

 

Glossary

Terms for Green Architecture, Building & Energy


This glossary includes more than 300 solar terms, as well as hundreds of additional sustainable design and construction terms.

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z    All  

Architecture

Definition: 1. any man-made building or structure

2. a man-made building or structure that is important, large, or highly creative

3. a carefully designed object, such as a chair, a spoon, or a tea kettle

4. a design for a city, town, park, or landscape

5. the art or science of designing and building buildings, structures, objects, and outdoor spaces

6. a building style or method

7. a plan for organizing space

8. the flow of information on a Web page

9. the planned design of any kind of system

10. a systematic arrangement of information or ideas