250 pages , 2019-08-30 'Environmental Problem-Solving' presents short excerpts from carefully selected readings, expert commentaries on those readings, assignments, and the best MIT student responses to the assignments and exam questions with excellent student response. The book presents four main models of environmental policy-making: competing theories of environmental ethics;...[Read More]
32 pages , 2019-06 Fly Guy and Buzz visit a landfill to discover where their garbage goes and a recycling plant to learn about how recycling programs get started, the recycling cycle, and what happens when trash isn't properly disposed of. There are even tips for how readers can help keep our planet healthy!
680 pages , 2020-04 A comprehensive resource to sustainability and its application to the environmental, industrial, agricultural and food security sectors Sustainability fills a gap in the literature in order to provide an important guide to the fundamental knowledge and practical applications of sustainability in a wide variety of areas. The authors - noted experts who represe...[Read More]
Energy and Environment Engineering and Management Selected, Peer Reviewed Papers from the 3rd International Congress of Energy and Environment Engineering and Management, Portalegre, Portugal, 25th to 27th November 2009
2018-05-17T07:00:00Z Swamps and marshes once covered vast stretches of the North American landscape. The destruction of these habitats, long seen as wastelands that harbored deadly disease, accelerated in the twentieth century. Today, the majority of the original wetlands in the US have vanished, transformed into farm fields or buried under city streets.
In The Marsh Builders, Sharon ...[Read More]
72 pages , RH Childrens Books , 2013-09-24 Long before â€œgoing greenâ€ was mainstream, Dr. Seussâ€™s Lorax spoke for the trees and warned of the dangers of disrespecting the environment. In this cautionary rhyming tale we learn of the Once-ler, who came across a valley of Truffula Trees and Brown Bar-ba-loots, and how his harvesting of the tufted trees cha...[Read More]
317 pages , 2004-03-01 The Renewable Energy Handbook for Homeowners includes practical tips such as: - energy conservation (both on and off the grid) - heating (and cooling) with renewable energy - grid interconnection (linking your renewable energy system to the existing electrical-grid) - standalone systems (off-the-grid). - step-by-step theory and practical application of bat...[Read More]
354 pages , Routledge , 2014-11-27 Energy is crucial to the functioning of any human society and central to understanding East Asiaâ€™s â€˜economic miracleâ€™. The regionâ€™s rapid development over the last few decades has been inherently energy-intensive and the impact on global energy security, climate change and the twenty-first-century global syste...[Read More]
236 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 1998 Logic Synthesis for Low Power VLSI Designs presents a systematic and comprehensive treatment of power modeling and optimization at the logic level. More precisely, this book provides a detailed presentation of methodologies, algorithms and CAD tools for power modeling, estimation and analysis, synthesis and optimizatio...[Read More]