Cities And Climate Change

Cities and Climate Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at Dec. 2, 2010
Cities and Climate Change

Cities and Climate Change
OECD | 2010 | ISBN: 9264063668, 9264091378 | 278 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book shows how city and metropolitan regional governments working in tandem with national governments can change the way we think about responding to climate change. The book also explores policy tools and best practices from both OECD and some non-member countries.
The Risk City: Cities Countering Climate Change: Emerging Planning Theories and Practices around the World (Repost)

Yosef Jabareen, "The Risk City: Cities Countering Climate Change: Emerging Planning Theories and Practices around the World"
2015 | pages: 212 | ISBN: 9401797676 | PDF | 4,2 mb

Americans and Climate Change: Closing The Gap Between Science And  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Jan. 9, 2018
Americans and Climate Change: Closing The Gap Between Science And

Daniel R. Abbasi, "Americans and Climate Change: Closing The Gap Between Science And"
English | 2006 | ISBN: 097078824X | PDF | pages: 218 | 1.1 mb

Hurricanes and Climate Change: Volume 3  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Nov. 30, 2017
Hurricanes and Climate Change: Volume 3

Hurricanes and Climate Change: Volume 3 by Jennifer M. Collins
English | 2 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319475924 | 255 Pages | EPUB | 6.89 MB

This book provides research that shows tropical cyclones are more powerful than in the past with the most dramatic increases occurring over the North Atlantic and with the strongest hurricanes. Although such increases are correlated with
Perspectives on Water Usage for Biofuels Production: Aquatic Contamination and Climate Change

Perspectives on Water Usage for Biofuels Production: Aquatic Contamination and Climate Change By Muhammad Arshad
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 129 Pages | ISBN : 3319664077 | 3.40 MB

The book integrates the fundamental factors that determine current and future impacts of biofuels production on water supply and demand in the context of climatic changes. The effects of biofuels production on ground water quality with increasing water scarcity are examined, and the utilization of water sources in the commercial scale production of biofuels are sketched, covering the complete route from growing of crops to biorefinery. Biofuel's chemical composition, characteristics and uses as fuel in terms of water consumption are also investigated.

Global Capitalism and Climate Change: The Need for an Alternative World System  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 1, 2017
Global Capitalism and Climate Change: The Need for an Alternative World System

Global Capitalism and Climate Change:
The Need for an Alternative World System

by Hans A. Baer
English | 2012 | ISBN: 075912132X | 366 Pages | PDF | 1.6 MB

The Nexus: Energy, Environment and Climate Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 1, 2017
The Nexus: Energy, Environment and Climate Change

The Nexus: Energy, Environment and Climate Change By Walter Leal Filho
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 382 Pages | ISBN : 3319636111 | 16.42 MB

This book focuses on the water–energy–climate nexus, which can be used to improve energy security and quality of life for millions of people in developing countries. It enhances the reader’s understanding of the link between energy and climate, through the development of new approaches to and methods for energy generation, energy use, and climate change adaptation and resilience.
By presenting case studies and research reports, the book addresses the relevant issues needed in order to analyze and successfully implement technologies in the water–energy–climate nexus.
The Risk City: Cities Countering Climate Change: Emerging Planning Theories and Practices around the World (Repost)

The Risk City: Cities Countering Climate Change: Emerging Planning Theories and Practices around the World By Yosef Jabareen
2015 | 222 Pages | ISBN: 9401797676 | PDF | 3 MB
The Risk City: Cities Countering Climate Change: Emerging Planning Theories and Practices around the World

The Risk City: Cities Countering Climate Change: Emerging Planning Theories and Practices around the World By Yosef Jabareen
2015 | 222 Pages | ISBN: 9401797676 | PDF | 4 MB
Adapting Buildings and Cities for Climate Change: A 21st Century Survival Guide by Sue Roaf PhD (repost)

Adapting Buildings and Cities for Climate Change: A 21st Century Survival Guide by Sue Roaf PhD
English | Jan 13, 2005 | ISBN: 0750659114 | 384 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

From the author of the bestseller 'Ecohouse' this challenging and exciting text gives you an insight into the real changes that are necessary to give our modern day built environment both 'sustainability' and 'survivability'.