High conservation value forest (HCVF) is a Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) forest management designation used to describe those forests who meet criteria defined by the FSC Principles and Criteria of Forest Stewardship.
Specifically, high conservation value forests are those that possess one or more of the following attributes:
forest areas containing globally, regionally or nationally significan...[Read More]
129 pages , 2011 The unique ability of piezoelectric materials shows their potential in harvesting power for the application of micro to miniature power source range of devices in the industry. Focus on the suspension operating system which produces waste vibrating energy as a source of power, a conceptual design of a regenerative piezoelectric linear generator was developed by ...[Read More]
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208 pages , Wiley , 1994-11-10 A unique introduction to the holistic view of the Earth. Stresses the systems approach, showing the energy flows and links between the Earth's different parts—the atmosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere and the solid Earth—and the balance in the global environment that exists as a result of these interactions. Every chapter opens with a topi...[Read More]