With the profile of environmental issues at an all-time high,this bookprovides a much needed examination ofthe related effects of these issueson the property industry. Within the property industry at the moment it is difficult to assume an overview of these issues, and to properly assess the implications of climate change for commercial property. This is the first book that pulls together the different elements of climate change into one coherent argument, explaining what needs to be done to ensure the future of the property market. The main issues discussed are: mitigation, adaptation, energy efficiency and property valuation, in addition to providing informed commentary on the laws and practical guidance to practitioners.
Formatted Contents Note
chapter 1 Law, Policy and Practice chapter 2 The Existing Legal Framework chapter 3 Litigation Risks chapter 4 Energy Performance Certificates chapter 5 Carbon Trading and Offset chapter 6 Adapting to Climate Change chapter 7 The Case for Adaptation chapter 8 What is a 'Green Building'? chapter 9 Responding to Climate Change chapter 10 Bringing Together Mitigation and Adaptation.