Energy Autonomy The Economic, Social and Technological Case for Renewable Energy

Published in: Google Books > Political Science > green energy | Published on 16/May/2018 14:51

320 pages , Routledge , 2012-05-04
For 200 years industrial civilization has relied on the combustion of abundant and cheap carbon fuels. But continued reliance has had perilous consequences. On the one hand there is the insecurity of relying on the world's most unstable region - the Middle East - compounded by the imminence of peak oil, growing scarcity and mounting pri...[Read More]

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The Age of Sustainable Development

Published in: youtube > London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) > Sustainability | Published on 12/May/2018 19:47

Speaker: Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs Chair: Jonathan Leape Recorded on 4 February 2015 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building. In this public lecture Professor Sachs will talk about...

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global warming:what are the causes

Published in: youtube > DIGITATOONS > global warming | Published on 10/May/2018 06:53

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Climate Change Denier

Published in: youtube > pigwiththefaceofaboy > global warming | Published on 02/May/2018 01:34

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Designing High-Density Cities For Social and Environmental Sustainability

Published in: Google Books > Political Science > environmental sustainability | Published on 25/Apr/2018 19:21

384 pages , Routledge , 2009-12-16
Compact living is sustainable living. High-density cities can support closer amenities, encourage reduced trip lengths and the use of public transport and therefore reduce transport energy costs and carbon emissions. High-density planning also helps to control the spread of urban suburbs into open lands, improves efficiency in urban inf...[Read More]

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Effect-Directed Analysis of Complex Environmental Contamination

Published in: Google Books > Science > pollution | Published on 02/Apr/2018 20:01

346 pages , Springer , 2011-04-15
Today more than 5 million chemicals are known and roughly 100,000 of them are frequently used, with both numbers rising. Many of these chemicals are ultimately released into the environment and may cause adverse effects to ecosystems and human health. Effect-directed analysis (EDA) is a promising tool for identifying predominant toxicant...[Read More]

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Air Pollution Air Quality and Permitting of New Coal-Burning, Electricity-Generating Units in Central Texas

Published in: Google Books > > pollution | Published on 02/Apr/2018 16:38

21 pages , DIANE Publishing , 2010-03
Burning coal generates 50% of U.S. electricity and produces air pollution that can pose a threat to human health and ecosystems. The increasing demand for electricity in Texas has led to proposals for 33 new coal-burning, electricity-generating units. The EPA establishes national ambient air quality standards for 6 pollutants to prot...[Read More]

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Compact of Mayors

Published in: wikipedia > english > Compact of Mayors | Published on 09/Mar/2018 17:37

The Compact of Mayors is a global coalition of city leaders addressing climate change by pledging to cut greenhouse gas emissions and prepare for the future impacts of climate change. The Compact highlights cities’ climate impact while measuring their relative risk levels and carbon pollution. The Compact of Mayors seeks to show the importance of city climate action, both at the local level and ...[Read More]

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Federation of Earth Science Information Partners

Published in: wikipedia > english > Federation of Earth Science Info | Published on 02/Mar/2018 18:41

The Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) is a community of data and information technology practitioners that come together to coordinate earth science interoperability efforts. Participation in the ESIP Federation allows members to enhance their data management capabilities. The ESIP Federation arranges collaboration through in-person meetings and virtually through collaboratio...[Read More]

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Corridor Ecology The Science and Practice of Linking Landscapes for Biodiversity Conservation

Published in: Google Books > Nature > Ecology | Published on 28/Feb/2018 11:27

344 pages , Island Press , 2012-02-13
Corridor Ecology presents guidelines that combine conservation science and practical experience for maintaining, enhancing, and creating connectivity between natural areas with an overarching goal of conserving biodiversity. It offers an objective, carefully interpreted review of the issues and is a one-of-a-kind resource for scienti...[Read More]

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ELEC Introduction Lecture 9 Capacitance

Published in: youtube > Share The Knowledge > environmental engineering | Published on 11/Feb/2018 02:56

Share The Knowledge | Academic and educational videos stream from professional lecturers and institutions | Science , Engineering & Environmental subjects.

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What Lies Upstream - Trailer

Published in: youtube > What Lies Upstream > Environmental protection | Published on 29/Aug/2017 15:51

In this scandalous political thriller, the filmmaker behind TERMS AND CONDITIONS MAY APPLY takes his investigatory grit to West Virginia where he looks into a mysterious chemical spill that...

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