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

The Next Economics: Global Cases in Energy, Environment, and Climate Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 2, 2017
The Next Economics: Global Cases in Energy, Environment, and Climate Change

The Next Economics: Global Cases in Energy, Environment, and Climate Change By Woodrow W. Clark II
English | PDF(Repost),EPUB | 2013 | 303 Pages | ISBN : 1461449715 | 5.76 MB

The Next Economics focuses on how the field of economics must change and incorporate environment, energy, health and new technologies that are called externalities for stopping and reversing climate change. The field of economics needs to become a science. Economics in this book for the Green Industrial Revolution which goes beyond the third industrial revolution since it covers cases, examples and specific economic analyses that both scientific and global.

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'.
Local Governments and Climate Change: Sustainable Energy Planning and Implementation in Small and Medium Sized Communities

Maryke van Staden, Francesco Musco - Local Governments and Climate Change: Sustainable Energy Planning and Implementation in Small and Medium Sized Communities
Published: 2010-03-31 | ISBN: 1402095309, 9400731876 | PDF | 434 pages | 7 MB
Adapting Cities to Climate Change: Understanding and Addressing the Development Challenges

Adapting Cities to Climate Change: Understanding and Addressing the Development Challenges (Earthscan Climate) by Jane Bicknell
Routledge; 1 edition | May 29, 2009 | English | ISBN: 1844077454 | 424 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This volume brings together, for the first time, a wide-ranging and detailed body of information identifying and assessing risk, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change in urban centres in low- and middle-income countries.