Architecture, tourism and sustainable development for the Douro region

  title={Architecture, tourism and sustainable development for the Douro region},
  author={A. Feio and M. Guedes},
  journal={Renewable Energy},
We claim that sustainable construction and architecture has vital role in achieving the tourism full potential for conservation and development of the Douro Region, with recognized capacity for tourism growth. Buildings that make possible tourism occupation, involve extra consumption of energy and natural resources, when compared to average levels of local communities. To make progress on this, we are gathering a representative set of tourism compounds that will be analyzed through criteria… Expand
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