So Much Wind The Myth of Green Energy


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > green energy | Published on 07/Apr/2020 05:40

200 pages , Birlinn , 2013-02-19
The energy crisis is one of the most pressing and significant problems the world has to face. With limited resources of fossil fuels left, and the additional political and environmental issues that surround their use, it is clear that life on earth cannot continue as it is without the development of alternative sources of power. In Britai...[Read More]



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Green: Your Place in the New Energy Revolution


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > green energy | Published on 07/Apr/2020 03:19

272 pages , St. Martin's Press , 2008-06-24
Green will illustrate and shed new light on the gamut of issues associated with renewable energy, a topic whose importance increases exponentially with every temperature record-setting year. Jane and Michael Hoffman use their years of experience to explain the technological and economic future of this ecologically significant i...[Read More]



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2020-04-14T07:00:00Z
Cheese puffs. Coffee. Sunscreen. Vapes. George Zaidan reveals what will kill you, what won't, and why--explained with high-octane hilarity, hysterical hijinks, and other things that don't begin with the letter H.
 
INGREDIENTS offers the perspective of a chemist on the stuff we eat, drink, inhale, and smear on ourselves. ...[Read More]



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Rachel Carson and Ecology for Kids , Rowena Rae


Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Young Adult,Biography > environmental science | Published on 06/Apr/2020 22:54

2020-02-04T08:00:00Z
Rachel Carson was an American biologist, conservationist, science and nature writer, and catalyst of the modern environmental movement. She studied biology in college at a time when few women entered the sciences, and then worked as a biologist and information specialist for the US government and wrote about the natural world for many publications. Carson is best re...[Read More]



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Sustainability, Green Energy and Climate Change: Revisited


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 06/Apr/2020 19:33

251 pages , Springer , 2017-02-22
This book discusses the problems accompanying climate change and the methods being adopted and explored to slow the phenomenon. Achieving green energy and sustainability is a complex task, one that has increasingly drawn the attention of scientists and administrators alike. However, newcomers to the field need to first understand the bas...[Read More]



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Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Fire and Nonnative Invasive Plants (Rainbow Series) Part 2 - Invasion Ecology, Use of Fire to Control Plants, Northeast, Southeast, Central, West Bioregions , Progressive Management


Published in: itune > Engineering,Books,Professional & Technical,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > environmental science | Published on 06/Apr/2020 18:30

2014-12-02T08:00:00Z
This state-of-knowledge review of information on relationships between wildland fire and nonnative invasive plants can assist fire managers and other land managers concerned with prevention, detection, and eradication or control of nonnative invasive plants. The 16 chapters in this volume synthesize ecological and botanical principles regarding relationships between...[Read More]



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Renewable Energy and Wildlife Conservation


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 06/Apr/2020 15:48

280 pages , JHU Press , 2019-09-10
Renewable energy is often termed simply "green energy," but its effects on wildlife and other forms of biodiversity can be quite complex. While capturing renewable resources like wind, solar, and energy from biomass can require more land than fossil fuel production, potentially displacing wildlife habitat, renewable energy infrastructur...[Read More]



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Advanced Materials for Clean Energy


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 06/Apr/2020 14:01

631 pages , CRC Press , 2015-04-06
Research for clean energy is booming, driven by the rapid depletion of fossil fuels and growing environmental concerns as well as the increasing growth of mobile electronic devices. Consequently, various research fields have focused on the development of high-performance materials for alternative energy technologies. Advanced Materials ...[Read More]



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Paleobotany (Enhanced Edition) , Edith L. Taylor, Thomas N. Taylor & Michael Krings


Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Earth Sciences,Ecology,Life Sciences > environmental science | Published on 06/Apr/2020 09:54

2009-01-21T08:00:00Z
This book provides up-to-date coverage of fossil plants from Precambrian life to flowering plants, including fungi and algae. It begins with a discussion of geologic time, how organisms are preserved in the rock record, and how organisms are studied and interpreted and takes the student through all the relevant uses and interpretations of fossil plants. With new cha...[Read More]



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Renewable Energy in the UK Past, Present and Future


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 06/Apr/2020 08:57

322 pages , Springer , 2019-01-08
?This book offers a detailed account of how renewable energy has moved from the margins to the mainstream in the UK, and of the battles that have been fought to achieve this, trawling through the often troubled history of government involvement. The book examines how renewables became what now seem likely to be the dominant energy source...[Read More]



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Residuo cero en casa , B?a Johnson


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Nature > environmental science | Published on 06/Apr/2020 08:22

2017-09-03T07:00:00Z
Residuo Cero en casa, de Bea Johnson, es un libro original, creativo, aplicable desde la simplicidad, a su vez que desde la determinaci?n, a nuestro d?a a d?a. La estructuraci?n hegem?nica del consumo viene acompa?ada de la generaci?n de residuos que, en la mayor?a de los casos, se podr?an evitar. ?Es dif?cil?



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Design of Smart Power Grid Renewable Energy Systems


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 06/Apr/2020 08:09

592 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2016-04-27
Provides a systems approach to sustainable green energy production and contains analytical tools to aid in the design of renewable microgrids This book discusses the fundamental concepts of power grid integration on microgrids of green energy sources. In each chapter, the author presents a key engineering problem, and then formu...[Read More]



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