Klimaerwärmung heißt, dass wir auf eine Zivilisationskrise unvorstellbaren Ausmaßes zusteuern. Und wir haben keinen Plan, wie wir das verhindern können. Oder doch? Dieses Buch beschreibt 100 existierende Ansätze der Verringerung von klimaschädlichen Gasen, die das Klimaproblem lösen können, wenn man sie vernetzt. Verblüffendes wird dabei deutlich und eine gut begrün...[Read More]

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This is a guide to finding tree-roosts. It is the result of the collaborative efforts of professional surveyors and amateur naturalists across Europe as part of the Bat Tree Habitat Key project, and represents a combination of firsts:

It is the first time legislation and planning policy have been reviewed and put to practical use to define an analysis fra...[Read More]

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Plunkett's Renewable, Alternative & Hydrogen Energy Industry Almanac 2008

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383 pages , Plunkett Research, Ltd. , 2007-12
There are few industry sectors in the world today with more potential than renewable and hydrogen energy. Clean, green and renewable energy technologies are receiving immense emphasis from investors, environmentalists, governments and major corporations. Today's high prices for crude oil, coal and natural gas will increase th...[Read More]

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Environmentally Sustainable Economic Development

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236 pages , Praeger Publishers , 1999-01-01
Examines ways that environmental sustainability has been--and might be--incorporated into existing theories of economic development.

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Loose-leaf Version Basic Statistics for Business & Economics

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596 pages , McGraw-Hill Education , 2012-01-23
The 8th edition of Lind/Marchal/Wathen: Basic Statistics for Business and Economics, is a step-by-step approach that enhances student performance, accelerates preparedness and improves motivation for the student taking a business statistics course. The main objective of the text is to provide students majoring in all fields ...[Read More]

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The Economics of Pollution Control in the Asia Pacific

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354 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 1996
A number of experts apply economics to the analysis of pollution control in the rapidly industrialising nations of Asia Pacific and conclude that Western criteria have to be modified if used to facilitate such analysis.

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Renewable Energy in Europe Markets, Trends, and Technologies

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289 pages , Earthscan , 2010
"How can the European Union meet its binding 20\% renewable energy target in final energy consumption by the year 2020? Which sources offer the best prospects for realizing this goal? These are the questions answered by this key book which analyses the current situation of renewable energy in Europe, examines the latest technological, financi...[Read More]

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Nature's Fortune How Business and Society Thrive by Investing in Nature

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272 pages , Basic Books , 2013-04-09
What is nature worth? The answer to this question—which traditionally has been framed in environmental terms—is revolutionizing the way we do business. In Nature’s Fortune, Mark Tercek, CEO of The Nature Conservancy and former investment banker, and science writer Jonathan Adams argue that nature is not only the foundation of hu...[Read More]

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Groundwater Pollution in Africa

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353 pages , UNEP/Earthprint , 2006-10-05
In 2000, various UN organizations launched a collaborative effort to assess the vulnerability of groundwater in several African cities. The project addressed the issue of aquifer vulnerability and the protection of groundwater quality. This book is a collection of thirty peer-reviewed papers on the topic, and provides a glimpse of...[Read More]

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The CBI Environmental Management Handbook Challenges for Business

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238 pages , Routledge , 2016-01-08
A guide to all aspects of environmental management for businesses. The volume offers information on state-of-the-art techniques, trends and developments taking a user's perspective, capturing key viewpoints and drawing together best practice through the use of case studies. These display the practical implications of the topics under di...[Read More]

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Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry Principles of Sustainable Operations

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183 pages , Routledge , 2009
A clear understanding of the issues surrounding climate change, global warming, air and water pollution, ozone depletion, deforestation, the loss of biodiversity and global poverty is essential for every manager in the hospitality industry. Present and future hospitality executives need to know how sustainable management systems can be integr...[Read More]

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World in Transition Conservation and Sustainable Use of the Biosphere

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451 pages , Earthscan , 2001
The Banksia Environmental Foundation has awarded The Natural Advantage of Nations: Business Opportunities, Innovation and Governance in the 21st Centuryand the supporting training program for engineers, the 'Engineering Sustainable Solutions Progr

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