185 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 2002-01-01 In their pursuit of policies to combat global warming, countries will find that they may also receive additional benefits which are not directly associated with the primary aim. These ancillary benefits are likely to include, for example, a reduction in pollution as a result of carbon containment policies. International Cl...[Read More]
292 pages , AltaMira Press , 2013-03-21 Environmentally friendly practices are crucial to the mission of museums, which, as houses of preservation, are uniquely suited to modeling green behavior and sustainability. The Green Museum remains the leading handbook for museums seeking to learn ways to implement environmentally sustainable practices at their institutions, whet...[Read More]
Wonderland is an integrated mathematical model used for studying phenomena in sustainable development. First introduced by (Sanderson 1994), there are now several related versions of the model in use. Wonderland allows economists, policy analysts and environmentalist to study the interactions between the economic, demographic and anthropogenic sectors of an idealized world, thereby enabling them t...[Read More]
58 pages , DIANE Publishing , 1994-02-01 Addresses the product quality, waste reduction, and economic issues involved in recycling printing ink in a facility such as The Hartford Courant newspaper in Hartford, CT. The specific unit evaluated is based on the technology of distillation and filtration. The resulting cost saving gave a payback period of about 10 years.
508 pages , United Nations Pubns , 2000 The report discusses the linkages between energy and economic, social, environmental, and security issues, and analyses the contradictions between current patterns of use and objectives in these areas. The WEA also reviews energy resources and technology options from the point of view of sustainability including better end-use effi...[Read More]
Our office hours are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday though Friday.
Open to the public: Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday we will be open from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for visitors. We do ask that you call, before your visit, to ensure that we are open and do not have a group renting the property.
Spend time at Shepherd’s Corner. Come walk our meditation trail and the outdoor labyrinth. You can even b...[Read More]
This is the closed group for the Patel College of Global Sustainability's course "Navigating the Food Energy Water Nexus" which launched in January of 2017.
Remember: YOU ARE THE NEXUS -- and in your coming together and embracing the diversity of perspectives and people and non-human beings and ideas and technologies that work synergistically in life-affirming win-win ways, we can make the world ...[Read More]