178 pages , Routledge , 2013 IEA-RETD stands for International Energy Agency - Renewable energy technology development. This book provides insight to policy makers and market actors regarding the way that new and innovative business models can stimulate the deployment of renewable energy technologies and energy efficiency measures in the built environment.
O CEF ambiciona o aumento de conhecimentos sobre o funcionamento de ecossistemas, desde a biodiversidade de microorganismos, plantas e fauna, Ã complexidade ecolÃ³gica das suas interacÃ§Ãµes ao nÃvel da comunidade. O CEF encontra-se formalmente dividido em nove grupos principais:
1 â€¢ ECOSSISTEMAS TERRESTRES e ALTERAÃ‡Ã•ES GLOBAIS
2 â€¢ PROCESSOS MARINHOS e COSTEIROS...[Read More]
592 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 2008-01-01 This is an excellent textbook, suitable as a core text for environmental engineers and environmental scientists but equally it should, in my opinion, be compulsory reading for all researchers, practitioners, and policy-makers regardless of their discipline because it has relevance for all. In fact, the book is so lively an...[Read More]
366 pages , Elsevier , 2004 The book presents a consistent and complete ecosystem theory based on thermodynamic concepts. The first chapters are devoted to an interpretation of the first and second law of thermodynamics in ecosystem context. Then Prigogine's use of far from equilibrium thermodynamic is used on ecosystems to explain their reactions to perturbations. The i...[Read More]
302 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 1997-02-20 With the release of the final series of international environmental quality management standards, thousands of companies worldwide are poised to jump onto the ISO 14000 bandwagon. But responsible managers need to answer a number of serious questions before investing in and launching such a major undertaking: What does it take to...[Read More]