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1.0 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
1.1 The Scope of the Report
1.2 Pressures and Opportunities for Change
1.3 High-rise Structures and the Use of Materials
1.4 Services in Tall Buildings
1.5 Towards Sustainable Construction and Operation
1.6 New Design Concepts for Tall Buildings
2.0 PRESSURES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHANGE
2.1 The GLA’s Emerging Policies
2.2 The Corporation of London’s Policies
2.3 Tall Buildings and Transport Provision
2.4.1 The Climate Change Levy
2.4.2 Energy Use and the Ownership of Buildings
2.4.3 Energy Consumption in Offices
2.4.4 Solid Waste and Sewage
3.0 HIGH-RISE STRUCTURES AND USE OF MATERIALS
3.1 Land-Take
3.2 Building Form and Use
3.3.1 Floor Plate Impact
3.3.2 Structural Stability and Efficiency
3.3.3 Foundations in the City
3.4 Embodied Energy of Materials and Environmental Impact of Buildings
3.5 Construction of Tall Buildings Compared to Other Forms
4.0 SERVICES IN TALL BUILDINGS
4.1 Building Services and Design Issues
4.2.1 Electricity Consumption in Offices
4.2.2 Telecommunications
4.3 The Use of Air Conditioning
4.4 Heating Loads in Offices
4.5.1 Diffuse Daylight
4.5.2 Direct Sunlight
4.6 Fire Safety Engineering
4.7 Vertical Transportation in Tall Buildings
4.8 Water and Waste Water
5.0 CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION OF TALL BUILDINGS
5.1.1 Orientation on Plan: Daylight and Passive Solar Gain
5.1.2 Building Shape and the Effects of Wind
5.1.3 Floor Plate Depth and Ceiling Height
5.1.4 Floor Slab Thickness and Thermal Mass
5.1.5 Façade Engineering
5.2 Core Design
5.3.1 Combined Heat and Power (CHP)
5.3.2 Citigen
5.4.1 PV Potential
5.4.2 Cost Implications of PV
5.4.3 Architectural Design with PV
5.5 Fuel Cells
5.6 Water Conservation
6.2 Menara Mesiniaga, Selangor, Malaysia
6.3 Commerzbank Headquarters, Frankfurt
6.4 RWE Headquarters, Essen
6.5 The Law Courts, Los Angeles
6.6 The “Flower Tower”
6.7 Liveability, Sustainability and Productivity
7.0 Appendix
7.1 Sustainable Development
7.2 GLA Draft Energy and Waste Strategies
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