• Bioenergy Production by Anaerobic Digestion: Using Agricultural Biomass and Organic Wastes book cover

    Bioenergy Production by Anaerobic Digestion

    Using Agricultural Biomass and Organic Wastes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Korres, Padraig O'Kiely, John A.H. Benzie, Jonathan S. West

    Interest in anaerobic digestion (AD), the process of energy production through the production of biogas, has increased rapidly in recent years. Agricultural and other organic waste are important substrates that can be treated by AD.  This book is one of the first to provide a broad…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Bioenergy

  • Biofuel Cropping Systems: Carbon, Land and Food book cover

    Biofuel Cropping Systems

    Carbon, Land and Food, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hans Langeveld, John Dixon, Herman van Keulen

    Choosing appropriate practices and policies for biofuel production requires an understanding of how soils, climate, farm types, infrastructure, markets and social organisation affect the establishment and performance of these crops. The book highlights land use dynamics, cultivation practices…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Water and Cities in Latin America: Challenges for Sustainable Development book cover

    Water and Cities in Latin America

    Challenges for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ismael Aguilar-Barajas, Jürgen Mahlknecht, Jonathan Kaledin, Marianne Kjellén, Abel Mejía-Betancourt

    Approximately 80 per cent of the population of Latin America is concentrated in urban centres. Pressure on water resources and water management in cities therefore provide major challenges. Despite the importance of the issues, there has been little systematic coverage of the topic in book form.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Climate and Clean Energy Policy: State Institutions and Economic Implications book cover

    Climate and Clean Energy Policy

    State Institutions and Economic Implications, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin H. Deitchman

    State climate and clean energy policy will play a critical role in the future of the political dialogue and economic development. Policymakers from around the world already recognize the leadership of American states in this domain. Rooted in public policy theory, and employing a mixed-methods…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Environmental Policy and Politics

  • Petroleum Industry Transformations: Lessons from Norway and Beyond book cover

    Petroleum Industry Transformations

    Lessons from Norway and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Taran Thune, Ole Andreas Engen, Olav Wicken

    Taking the case of the Norwegian petroleum industry as its vantage point, the book discusses the question of industrial transformations in resource-based industries. The book presents new, empirically-based analyses of the development of the petroleum industry, with an emphasis on three ongoing…

    Hardback – 2018-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Renewable Energy for the Arctic: New Perspectives book cover

    Renewable Energy for the Arctic

    New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gisele Arruda

    This book explores various facets of the transition to renewable energy in the Arctic region. It critically examines the adverse effects of fossil fuel extraction and use, environmental and social impacts of climate change, and the possibility of a low carbon energy system through innovation and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Energy Studies

  • Contemporary Issues in Construction in Developing Countries book cover

    Contemporary Issues in Construction in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    Edited by George Ofori

    Economic growth and socio-economic development are particuliarly important for developing countries, and the construction industry plays a central role in driving both of these. Traditionally the issues faced have been assumed to be merely offshoots of those encountered in industrialised…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge
    CIB

  • Cost Accounting and Financial Management for Construction Project Managers book cover

    Cost Accounting and Financial Management for Construction Project Managers

    1st Edition

    By Len Holm

    Proper cost accounting and financial management are essential elements of any successful construction job, and therefore make up essential skills for construction project managers and project engineers. Many textbooks on the market focus on the theoretical principles of accounting and finance…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

  • Urban China's Rural Fringe: Actors, Dimensions and Management Challenges book cover

    Urban China's Rural Fringe

    Actors, Dimensions and Management Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giulio Verdini, Yiwen Wang, Xiaonan Zhang

    Giulio Verdini, PhD in Economics, Urban and Regional Development, from the University of Ferrara, is Associate Professor in Urban Planning and Design and Co-Director of the Research Institute of Urbanisation at Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University, People's Republic of China. Dr. Yiwen Wang, PhD in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

  • Amman: Gulf Capital, Identity, and Contemporary Megaprojects book cover

    Amman: Gulf Capital, Identity, and Contemporary Megaprojects

    1st Edition

    By Majd Musa

    Gulf capital flows to Amman, Jordan, in the early twenty-first century and the investment of this capital in large-scale urban developments have significantly transformed the city’s built environment. Therefore, to understand urban transformation in Amman during this period it is important to…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

  • Space, Place and Territory: A Critical Review on Spatialities book cover

    Space, Place and Territory

    A Critical Review on Spatialities, 1st Edition

    By Fabio Duarte

    Space, place and territory are concepts that lie at the core of geography and urban planning, environmental studies and sociology. Although space, place and territory are indeed polysemic and polemic, they have particular characteristics that distinguish them from each other. They are…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

  • Planning Law and Practice in Northern Ireland book cover

    Planning Law and Practice in Northern Ireland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen McKay, Michael Murray

    Each of the jurisdictions within the UK and Ireland is refining the operational characteristics of its planning system and while there are some common practices, it is also the case that there are substantive divergences. In each territory the planning template is fundamentally shaped within a…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

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