160 pages , Crossway , 2011-03-02 At the creation of the world, God gave mankind the responsibility to exercise dominion over the earth. Man was to use the earth and its abundance of resources to satisfy his physical needs, but he was also to care for the earth and its creatures as a wise and godly steward. Reading about endangered species or another oil spill will make ...[Read More]
Conservation is an ethic of resource use, allocation, and protection. Its primary focus is upon maintaining the health of the natural world, its fisheries, habitats, and biological diversity. Secondary focus is on material conservation, including non-renewable resources such as metals, minerals and fossil fuels, and energy conservation, which is important to protect the natural world. Those who fo...[Read More]
Forests Monitor is a non-governmental organization that was established in Cambridge, England, in 1993, to support forest-dependent people and raise public awareness about the negative impact that industrial forest exploitation has on the people that live in these forests and on the ecosystems that support them, including the wide range of plants and animals. Their aim is to provide detailed resea...[Read More]
466 pages , CRC Press , 2014-12-11 Now in its Third Edition, Alternative Energy Systems: Design and Analysis with Induction Generators has been renamed Modeling and Analysis with Induction Generators to convey the book’s primary objective—to present the fundamentals of and latest advances in the modeling and analysis of induction generators. New to the Third Edition ...[Read More]
The Porcupine Marine Natural History Society is an informal society interested in marine natural history and recording particularly in the North East Atlantic region and the Mediterranean Sea.
The name "Porcupine" is taken from the naval survey vessel HMS Porcupine which was engaged on scientific expeditions in the North-east Atlantic and Mediterranean in 1869 and 1870.
The a...[Read More]
The Living Building Challenge is an international sustainable building certification program created in 2006 by the non-profit International Living Future Institute. It is described by the Institute as a philosophy, advocacy tool and certification program that promotes the most advanced measurement of sustainability in the built environment. It can be applied to development at all scales, from bui...[Read More]
SF Environment volunteers help with community outreach campaigns and mobilizations for environmental programs offered by the City of San Francisco. Some of our campaigns include: Green Apartment Campaign, Community InSight Project www.ideas4sf.org , SF Energy Watch and special event outreach.
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