Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment is a study of energy crisis, urbanisation, and climate change, as well as a discussion of how to combat these global challenges. With a special focus on Egypt, this book addresses the macroscale of urbanism from the perspective of city dwellers' quality of life, and explores the microscale of buildings and

Energy-Efficient Quality of Life. Energy Efficiency Strategies in Urban Planning of Cities. Energy-Efficient Urban Areas: Theories and Green Rating Systems. Energy-Efficient Informalisation. Energy Generation Plants and Leakages of Energy in Urban Egypt. Energy in Buildings. Low Carbon Buildings. Green Buildings. Current Energy Leakages in Egyptian Buildings. Future Prospects.