Home      About      Contact      Submit an Item      
Passive    PV    Homes    Commercial    Wind    Projects    DIY    Resources    Tools    Materials    
Watch Highline Park Design Thumbnail

Highline Park Design Video


Watch Highline Park NYC Thumbnail

Highline Park NYC Video


Watch Twelve Essential Steps to Net Zero Energy

Twelve Essential Steps to Net Zero Energy Video


  

 

 

 

Glossary

Terms for Architecture, Green 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