Transportable Environments. Edited by Robert Kro-nenburg. e & fn Spon. 215pp. £35. Collection of essays from the first international conference on portable arch-itecture held at the riba in May 1997.
Sustainable Architecture: Towards a Diverse Built Environment. Ed Melet. Nai Uit-gevers. Rotterdam (tel 0031 10 2010133). 191pp. Thirty case studies of sustainable buildings in Europe.
Which Contract? Stanley Cox & Hugh Clamp. 2nd edition. riba Publications. 220pp. £30 for riba members. Guide to help practitioners identify which contract to use.
Photovoltaics in Buildings: A Design Guide. Max Fordham & Partners and Fielden Clegg. dti. 66pp. Free. Primarily aimed at architects,
it provides an overview of how photovoltaics work and how they can be incorporated into buildings. The emphasis is on new build but the technology could be applied as a retrofit.