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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.

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Depreciation

Definition: An accounting method used to attribute the cost of an asset over the span of its useful life. The cost, of a portion thereof, can be assigned as a loss on the project's balance sheet to reduce the tax base of the project.