Ensuring place-responsive design for solar photovoltaics on buildings (September 2016) CPRE and BRE - endorsed by RTPI. A good practice guide for designers, manufacturers and installers.
Design Review: Principles and Practice (2013) RTPI, Design Council CABE, RIBA and Landscape Institute. Design review is a well established way of improving the quality of design outcomes in the built environment. This document provides practical advice to people who are running design review panels.
Sustainable Design and Construction (2012) Cross Sector Group on Sustainable Design and Construction - RTPI is a member. Assists plan-making and development management in support of local planning authorities' statutory duty to contribute to the achievement of sustainable development, of which sustainable design and construction is an integral part.
Water Sensitive Urban Design in the UK (2013) CIRIA and endorsed by the RTPI. Introduces ideasd for built environment practitioners on the process of integrating water cycle management with the built environment through planning and urban design.