• Geothermal systems: system types, applicability and environmental impacts 

      Morris, Alex; Sheets, Andrea (2009-11)
      Geothermal energy is often overlooked during discussions of green and sustainable energy sources. But due recent advances in technology and the rising cost of other energy sources, research now shows that geothermal systems ...
    • Green building materials: determining the true definition of green 

      Fithian, Cody; Sheets, Andrea (2009-10)
      As of fall 2009, there are over fifty regional and national green labeling programs throughout the United States. Each of these have similar yet quite different versions of rating systems and qualifying characteristics ...
    • Transit oriented development 

      Lang, Werner; Wang, Wilfried; Bader, Stefan (The University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture Center for Sustainable Development, 2009-12)
      Students in the School of Architecture's Fall 2009 Advanced Design Studio on Sustainable Architecture were asked to design a railway station that would serve as a central hub for the Austin metro area's proposed high-speed ...