Traffic , Tom Vanderbilt

Published in: itune > Sociology,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,Transportation,Health, Mind & Body,Psychology > Sustainability | Published on 01/Jun/2020 09:10

A New York Times Notable Book

One of the Best Books of the Year
The Washington Post o The Cleveland Plain-Dealer o Rocky Mountain News

In this brilliant, lively, and eye-opening investigation, Tom Vanderbilt examines the perceptual limits and cognitive underpinnings that make us worse driv...[Read More]

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Where the Road and the Sky Collide America Through The Eyes Of Its Drivers

Published in: Google Books > Transportation > ecology for kids | Published on 12/May/2020 02:06

68 pages , Henry Holt and Company , 2013-11-26
In an age where there are 140 million registered automobiles in the United States, the author of Zen Driving explores the car-driver phenomenon and discusses urban air pollution and other issues.

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Urban Transportation and Air Pollution

Published in: Google Books > Transportation > pollution | Published on 30/Mar/2020 17:06

188 pages , Elsevier , 2018-06-12
Urban Transportation and Air Pollution synthesizes state-of-the-art methods on estimating near-road concentrations of roadway emissions. The book provides the information needed to make estimates using methods based on a minimal set of model inputs that can be applied by a wide range of users in many situations. Discussions include metho...[Read More]

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UW Civil & Environmental Engineering - Transportation Engineering Track

Published in: youtube > UW Supply Chain Transportation & Logistics > environmental engineering | Published on 03/Dec/2019 05:57

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Oljesanering För nybörjare , Stål, Lars

Published in: itune > Education,Books,Professional & Technical,Science & Nature,Environment,Nonfiction,Transportation,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 16/Jul/2018 07:07

Den 20 december 2011 så blir jag inkallad till min chef. Han säger att en oljecistern har rämnat vid en av våra oljehamnar. Cisternen innehåller upp mot 800 000 000 liter av någon slags olja. Det är katastrof. Skärgården i Söderhamns kommun är förstörd. Naturen i gungning.
Det här är historien kring arbetet under och efter utsläppet och hur en ...[Read More]

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Sustainable Mass Transit Challenges and Opportunities in Urban Public Transportation

Published in: Google Books > Transportation > environmental sustainability | Published on 26/Jun/2018 18:43

230 pages , Elsevier , 2017-05-10
Sustainable Mass Transit: Challenges and Opportunities in Urban Public Transportation examines the numerous types of mass transit systems, looking closely at all their key functions, including operations, maintenance, development, design, building and retrofitting. It examines the mitigation measures that reduce or eliminate negative env...[Read More]

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By analysing the context of emerging and developing countries, the author explores the private sector perspective on renewable energy diffusion. The evaluation of two technology case studies, namely wind farms (grid-connected renewable energy) and solar home systems (off-grid renewable energy), reveals the perspectives of highly experienced early adopters. Thereby, ...[Read More]

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The Sustainability of Air Transportation A Quantitative Analysis and Assessment

Published in: Google Books > Transportation > Sustainability | Published on 26/May/2018 11:45

354 pages , Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. , 2007-01-01
This book presents, for the first time, a comprehensive analysis and assessment of sustainability of the contemporary civil air transport system, examining its three main components: airports, air traffic control, and airlines. It offers an in-depth exami

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Elektromobilität ist im Trend! Automobilhersteller, Energiekonzerne, sowie die Bundesregierung beschäftigen sich immer stärker mit dieser Thematik. Die Arbeit veranschaulicht Hintergrund und Entwicklung dieses Trends. Darüber hinaus werden die sich durch Elektromobilität ergebenden Chance, Risiken und die Herausforderungen für alle Akteure entlang der Wertsch...[Read More]

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Environmental Management Program

Published in: youtube > Texas A&M Transportation Institute > environmental management | Published on 05/May/2018 13:40

TTI Assistant Research Scientist Jett McFalls explains how the Environmental Management Program tests various types of erosion control measures that ensure stormwater runoff at construction...

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From Shipbreaking to Sustainable Ship Recycling Evolution of a Legal Regime

Published in: Google Books > Transportation > recycling | Published on 29/Apr/2018 19:26

290 pages , BRILL , 2010
This book analyses the contribution of the IMO International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships to sustainable ship recycling against the backdrop of present practices and third world approaches to sustainable development.

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Partners in Sustainability: The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Published in: youtube > GVFTransportation > Environmental protection | Published on 08/Mar/2018 17:42

We talk with Community Relations Coordinator, Lynda Rebarchak and Environmental Engineering Specialist, David J. Bolig about the PA DEP building located in Norristown, Pennsylvania. Some of...

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