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Simulation of Traditional and Contemporary Dwellings in Ghadames, Libya
A rise in temperature over summer in hot countries, such as Libya, may lead to thermal discomfort and profligate use of energy sources as a result of mitigation efforts. Buildings account for almost 45% of global energy ...
A social-environmental interface of sustainable development: A case study of Ghadames, Libya
(Springer International Publishing, 2018-04)
One of the key challenges in the spatial planning and design of urban settlements in desert housing is the trade-off between the harshness of the environment and meeting social needs concurrently. Hence, this chapter ...