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  • Prosperity without Growth

    Foundations for the Economy of Tomorrow, 2nd Edition

    By Tim Jackson

    What can prosperity possibly mean in a world of environmental and social limits? The publication of Prosperity without Growth was a landmark in the sustainability debate. Tim Jackson’s piercing challenge to conventional economics openly questioned the most highly prized goal of politicians and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05
    Routledge

  • Cool Companies

    How the Best Businesses Boost Profits and Productivity by Cutting Greenhouse Gas Emmissions, 1st Edition

    By Joseph J. Romm

    'Cool Companies' turns on its head the idea that measures to avert global warming and climate change will pile massive costs on to the industrial sector. It shows how the smartest companies have been able to make money through the improvements that reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Industry…

    Paperback – 2016-11-25
    Routledge

  • Our Energy Future

    Socioeconomic Implications and Policy Options for Rural America, 1st Edition

    Edited by Don E. Albrecht

    Rapid changes in energy production and consumption are having major socioeconomic implications for the communities of rural America. Technological developments in horizontal drilling, hydraulic fracturing (fracking) nuclear energy, biofuels, wind and solar energy have significantly increased…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Geologic Fundamentals of Geothermal Energy

    1st Edition

    By David R. Boden

    Geothermal energy stands out because it can be used as a baseload resource. This book, unlike others, examines the geology related to geothermal applications. Geology dictates (a) how geothermal resources can be found, (b) the nature of the geothermal resource (such as liquid- or vapor-dominated)…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Energy Policy in the Greenhouse

    From warming fate to warming limit, 1st Edition

    By Florentin Krause, Wilfrid Bach, Jon Koomey

    The globe is warming and while no one knows what will happen as a result, it is clear that slowing the process is a necessary goal. Other studies have considered 'warming fates', this one brings sophisticated computer modeling to bear on ways of minimizing the risks.  Fossil carbon emissions,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge
    Energy and Infrastructure Set

  • Forward Drive

    The Race to Build the Clean Car of the Future, 1st Edition

    By Jim Motavalli

    This comprehensive account of the past, present and future of the automobile examines the key trends, key technologies and key players involved in the race to develop clean, environmentally friendly vehicles that are affordable and that do not compromise on safety or design. Undertaking a rigorous…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Cities in Europe

    1st Edition

    By Peter Nijkamp, Adriaan Perrels

    Although urbanization steadily increases, many modern cities are finding the accommodation of their populations an increasingly difficult task. Planners and policy-makers battling to alleviate the problem with a host of urban renewal initiatives have made environmental issues and policies central…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge
    Energy and Infrastructure Set

  • The Environmental Management of Low-Grade Fuels

    1st Edition

    By Mary MacDonald, Michael Chadwick, Gareg Aslanian

    The negative environmental impacts of energy use, particularly soil and water pollution, continue to present serious policy dilemmas. The release of emissions and effluents and the build-up of solid waste throughout the fuel cycle have disruptive effects on natural habitats and human health.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge
    Energy and Infrastructure Set

  • Biomass Assessment

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Millington, John Townsend

    Energy is an issue for everyone and nowhere more so than in the SADCC countries. But for sensible policy and planning, clear information about the extent of resources is needed. This innovative study combines the results of field assessment of biomass with advanced techniques in remote sensing by…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    Energy and Infrastructure Set

  • Beyond the Woodfuel Crisis

    People, land and trees in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Gerald Leach, Robin Mearns

    People scratching a living from parched land, women walking miles for scraps of firewood are both familiar images of Africa. But, in many places, people, with the help of governments and aid agencies, are putting the land into good shape, growing more food and creating a healthy cover of trees.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    Energy and Infrastructure Set

  • Design to Renourish

    Sustainable Graphic Design in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Eric Benson, Yvette Perullo

    Inspiration is everywhere when you stop to not just smell but watch the roses. Mother Nature’s interwoven relationships between all life can serve as a powerful model for graphic designers to create sustainable print and digital work. Design to Renourish is a book for the graphic design…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18
    Routledge

  • Future Bioenergy and Sustainable Land Use

    1st Edition

    By Renate Schubert

    Biofuels have been represented by some as a silver bullet to the climate change threat, and by others as a fatal mistake set to destroy forests and increase hunger; they are neither. Sane and sensibly developed they offer a chance to reduce emissions, generate employment and diversify rural…

    Paperback – 2016-09-20
    Routledge

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