The Biofuel Delusion The Fallacy of Large Scale Agro-biofuels Production

Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > renewable energy | Published on 18/Aug/2018 08:41

337 pages , Earthscan , 2009
Faced with the twin threats of peak oil and climate change, many governments have turned for an answer to the apparent panacea of biofuels. Yet, increasingly, the progressive implementation of this solution demonstrates that the promise of biofuels as a replacement to fossil fuels is in fact a mirage that, if followed, risks leaving us short ...[Read More]

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The Age of Miracles A Novel

Published in: Google Books > Fiction > environmental issues | Published on 14/Aug/2018 11:10

304 pages , Random House , 2012-06-26
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY People ∙ O: The Oprah Magazine ∙ Financial Times ∙ Kansas City Star ∙ BookPage ∙ Kirkus Reviews ∙ Publishers Weekly ∙ Booklist NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “A stunner.”—Justin Cronin “It’s never the disasters you see coming that finally come to pass—it’s the ones you...[Read More]

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Marine Macroecology

Published in: Google Books > Science > environmental science | Published on 04/Jul/2018 18:35

440 pages , University of Chicago Press , 2009-10-15
Pioneered in the late 1980s, the concept of macroecology—a framework for studying ecological communities with a focus on patterns and processes—revolutionized the field. Although this approach has been applied mainly to terrestrial ecosystems, there is increasing interest in quantifying macroecological patterns in ...[Read More]

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NEMA closes four clubs following complaints of noise pollution

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How to Recycle Your Own Paper! - The Easy Way

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Recycling paper is a fun way to re-use paper that would normally go to waste. The recycled paper is great for art, letters, notes, and crafts. It typically comes out beautifully! ✓ Meaningful...

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Ishmael A Novel

Published in: Google Books > Fiction > environmental issues | Published on 18/May/2018 12:37

272 pages , Bantam , 2009-12-16
One of the most beloved and bestselling novels of spiritual adventure ever published, Ishmael has earned a passionate following among readers and critics alike. This special twenty-fifth anniversary edition features a new foreword and afterword by the author, as well as an excerpt from My Ishmael. TEACHER SEEKS PUPIL. Must have an earnest ...[Read More]

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Macro-engineering Seawater in Unique Environments Arid Lowlands and Water Bodies Rehabilitation

Published in: Google Books > Science > Earth biosphere | Published on 16/May/2018 22:09

790 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2011-02-09
The subjects refer to histories of ancient and modern use of seacoasts; possible macro-projects capable of massive changes in the coastlines of the Dead Sea, Red Sea and Persian Gulf caused by canal and massively scaled hydropower dam installations; relevant macro-projects for the Black Sea and Baltic Sea; possib...[Read More]

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Renewable Energy Certificates Explained - American Wind

Published in: youtube > iAMtjn Troy > green energy | Published on 04/May/2018 11:23

Ever wonder how Renewable Energy Certificates, also known as RECs work? This video describes how Renewable Energy Certificats (RECs) are produced and how you can use Renewable Energy Certificates...

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Too Hot to Touch The Problem of High-Level Nuclear Waste

Published in: Google Books > Nature > environmental science | Published on 02/May/2018 04:28

370 pages , Cambridge University Press , 2013
A fascinating and authoritative account of the controversies and possibilities surrounding nuclear waste disposal, providing expert discussion in down-to-earth language.

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The A-Z of Global Warming

Published in: Google Books > Global warming > global warming | Published on 23/Apr/2018 05:38

262 pages , simon rosser , 2008
"[A] n assimilation of the latest, most up-to-date scientific knowledge on the subject [of global warming], based on information sourced from NASA, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, The Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change, the World Wildlife Fund, the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, Mongabay, as well a...[Read More]

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Environment Protection Technologies for Coastal Areas Selected Proceedings of the Black Sea Conference on Environment Protection Technologies for Coastal Areas, Held in Varga, Bulgaria, 13-15 June 1995

Published in: Google Books > Science > Environmental protection | Published on 14/Apr/2018 01:41

226 pages , Pergamon Press , 1996-10-01

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Circles of Sustainability

Published in: wikipedia > english > Circles of Sustainability | Published on 10/Apr/2018 11:22

Circles of Sustainability is a method for understanding and assessing sustainability, and for managing projects directed towards socially sustainable outcomes. It is intended to handle 'seemingly intractable problems' such as outlined in sustainable development debates. The method is mostly used for cities and urban settlements. Circles of Sustainability, and its treatment of the social domains of...[Read More]

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