The graph below displays the logical process for conducting this research. The methodology is made up of four phases, which in their turn are subdivided in a set of tasks.
Areas to be investigated
The table below displays the areas to be investigated in this research. This task intends to gather the contributions from both academic literature and practical experience that might be useful for this research.
|Academic Research work||Key researches, peer-review journals|
Industry and practice side
|European Commission guidelines, communications and directives|
|Design standards and design practices|
|Sustainability Rating Systems|
|Methodologies, models, frameworks and appraisal|