Green development is a land use planning concept that includes consideration of community-wide or regional environmental implications of development, as well as site-specific green building concepts. This includes city planning, environmental planning, architecture, landscape architecture and community building.
Natural burial uses modern cemetery development as a vehicle for environmental restoration and landscape conservation. In the United States, The Green Burial Council has developed a comprehensive development guidelines while The Natural Burial Co-operative promotes and supports the development of Natural Burial in Canada.
- Green building
- Green-collar worker
- Passive solar building design
- Intelligent building - This article needs updating to show new strategies of intelligent design in relation to green building such as moving solar panels, automatic opening and closing air vents, and passive solar heating technologies.
- Bioneers - The annual event of the bioneers conference is one of the many inspirations for the writing of this article
- Low impact development
- Smart growth
- Sustainable development
- Traffic calming
- Bicycle City
- Rocky Mountain Institute, Alex Wilson, et al. Green Development: Integrating Ecology and Real Estate. Wiley, 1998. ISBN 978-0-471-18878-0.
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