Green Buildings and Renewable Energy

Med Green Forum 2019 - Part of World Renewable Energy Congress and Network

  • Ali Sayigh

Part of the Innovative Renewable Energy book series (INREE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Mediterranean Future Cities Vision

  3. Resilience and Adopting to Change

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. L. El Ghazouani, M. Mansour, A. Lachir, M. Faouzi Smiej, N. Laaroussi
      Pages 103-111
    3. Michael Binder, Marcie Meditch, Lael Taylor, Jenny Wienckowski
      Pages 129-141
  4. Mediterranean Green Architecture

  5. Historic Buildings and Refurbishment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
    2. Michele Morganti, Valerio Vigoni, Edoardo Currà, Alessandro Rogora
      Pages 221-235
    3. Mohamed Marzouk, Maryam ElSharkawy, Aya Eissa
      Pages 237-246
    4. Aliyah Nur Zafirah Sanusi, Fadzidah Abdullah, Aida Kesuma Azmin, Mohd Hisyamuddin Kassim
      Pages 247-262
  6. Passive Cooling and Daylighting

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
  7. Eco-materials and Green Technologies

  8. Renewable Energy in Buildings and Cities

  9. Urban Farming and Green Infrastructure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 499-499
    2. Lucia Ceccherini Nelli
      Pages 501-511
    3. Ruxandra Crutescu Gherasim
      Pages 535-543
    4. Haidy Mousa, May Elhadidi, Hadil Abdelhafez, Pietro Tonini, Lorenzo Fellin, Antonella Frongia et al.
      Pages 545-577
  10. Policy, Education, Training and Finance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 579-579

About this book


This book highlights selected papers presented during the bi-annual World Renewable Energy Network’s 2019 Med Green Forum. This international forum highlights the importance of growing renewable energy applications in two main sectors: Electricity Generation and Sustainable Building. The papers highlight the most current research and technological breakthroughs illustrating the viability of using renewable energy to satisfy energy needs. Coverage includes a broad range of renewable energy technologies and applications in all sectors – electricity production, heating and cooling, agricultural applications, water desalination, industrial applications, and transport. 

  • Presents leading-edge research in green building, sustainable architecture, and renewable energy;
  • Covers a broad range of renewable energy technologies and applications in all sectors;
  • Contains case studies and examples to enhance practical application of the technologies presented.


Climate adaptive design Eco-tourism Electricity production Green architecture Green infrastructure Green Technology Maritime climates Renewable energy Smart design Smart islands Sustainable architecture Sustainable Transportation Urban Farming

Editors and affiliations

  • Ali Sayigh
    • 1
  1. 1.World Renewable Energy CongressBrightonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy Energy (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-30840-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-30841-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2522-8927
  • Series Online ISSN 2522-8935
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