20 pages , 1993 This PPG describes the various renewable forms of energy; explains renewable energy's potential role in tackling greenhouse gas emissions; sets out the relevant instruments of policy, including the Non-Fossil Fuel Obligation; outlines relevant environmental protection legislation; gives a statement of general planning aims; explains how local planning authorities...[Read More]
The Centre for Ecology Development and Research (CEDAR) works on issues of ecology, environment, and development primarily in the Himalayas. CEDAR works with communities, policy makers, and development practitioners to bridge the gap between theory and practice, policy and implementation.
We do so by linking applied research to ground initiatives on the one hand and the output of such collaborati...[Read More]
612 pages , Pan Macmillan Adult , 2000-06-01 A reading of the story of Eden that seeks to open up a new understanding of the history of our relationship with, and attitudes to, nature. This book shows how the contradictions in the relationship of the human and the natural define the central controversy of ecology.
288 pages , Woodhead Publishing , 2015-08-28 Sustainability is an issue that increasingly concerns all those involved in the apparel industry, including textile manufacturers, apparel designers, retailers and consumers. This important book covers recent advances and novel technologies in the key areas of production, processing and recycling of apparel. Part One addresses...[Read More]
484 pages , Springer Publishing Company , 2013-05-03 This third edition of a best-selling social work text reflects the dramatic changes that have taken place in our health care environment since the second edition was published in 2004óand will likely continue to take place. It is a practical guide for social workers who must navigate our complex health care environmen...[Read More]
567 pages , New Society Pub , 2005-01-01 Provides background information, purchasing data, and step-by-step instructions for operating boats, RVs, or homes and creating energy for hot water and heating with renewable energy sources.
This group is for like-minded people who are either already living the sustainability lifestyle, or who are working towards it.
Speaking for myself, I'm hoping to retire by the time I'm 50 and live off my 1.5 acres of land on the Far South Coast of NSW.
Please, join us and share your knowledge. If you have an interest in home grown food, sustainability, off-grid living, upcycling, recycling, rec...[Read More]