465 pages , Avalon Travel , 2011 Canada resident and avid outdoorsman Andrew Hempstead gives you his unique perspective on British Columbia, from dining at the best of Vancouver's 3,000 restaurants and caf?s to skiing and snowboarding on the world-class slopes of Whistler/Blackcomb. Andrew offers unique trip ideas that utilize the region's amazing outdoor options, such a...[Read More]
124 pages , Greenhaven Press, Incorporated , 2013 Looks at aspects of the debate on garbage and recycling, covering such topics as the amount of garbage that should be disposed of, whether recycling is effective, and how consumers can reduce the amount of plastic waste generated.
65 pages , IMO Publishing , 1995 This edition of Section II provides guidance to governments, particularly those of developing countries, on ways and means of establishing a response organization and preparing contingency plans. It takes into account the International Convention on Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Co-operation (OPRC), 1990, and other new developm...[Read More]
192 pages , National Academies Press , 2003-06-12 The report favorably reviews the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's competitive research grants program, finding that it has yielded significant new findings and knowledge critical for EPA's decision-making process. Established in 1995, the grants program was designed to enable the nation's best scientists and enginee...[Read More]
2012-11-13T08:00:00Z This may be hard to believe but it is very likely that more people live in closer proximity to more wild animals, birds and trees in the eastern United States today than anywhere on the planet at any time in history. For nature lovers, this should be wonderful news -- unless, perhaps, you are one of more than 4,000 drivers who will hit a deer today, your child...[Read More]
113 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2011-02-02 Rational Exuberance for Renewable Energy is a beyond-the-hype account of the underlying issues that encourage or plague widespread dissemination of renewable energy (RE) technologies. Renewable energy operates in the real world, and it cannot be assumed that the conventional theories and incentive structures of e...[Read More]
176 pages , The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) , 2017-04-21 The second edition of Multiple Choice Questions on Renewable Energy explores renewable energy sector in a multiple choice question format. It contains more than 1500 questions that focus on solar, wind, biomass, biogas, biofuels, hydro, energy from wastes, hydrogen, geothermal, ocean, tidal, and waves. Si...[Read More]