Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage

IPCC Report on sources, capture, transport, and storage of CO2, for researchers, policy-makers and engineers.

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  • Author : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Working Group III.
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Pages : 431 pages
  • ISBN : 052186643X
  • Rating : 5/5 from 2 reviews
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Dynamics of Long-Life Assets

Dynamics of Long-Life Assets
  • Author : Stefan N. Grösser,Arcadio Reyes-Lecuona,Göran Granholm
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 10 May 2017
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This book is published under a CC BY-NC 4.0 license. The editors present essential methods and tools to support a holistic approach to the challenge of system upgrades and innovation in the context of high-value products and services. The approach presented here is based on three main pillars: an adaptation mechanism based on a broad understanding of system dependencies; efficient use of system knowledge through involvement of actors throughout the process; and technological solutions to enable efficient actor communication and information

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster
  • Author : Bill Gates
  • Publisher : Knopf Canada
  • Release : 16 February 2021
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER NATIONAL BESTSELLER In this urgent, singularly authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical--and accessible--plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid an irreversible climate catastrophe. Bill Gates has spent a decade investigating the causes and effects of climate change. With the help and guidance of experts in the fields of physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, political science and finance, he has focused on exactly what must be

Zero-Energy Buildings

Zero-Energy Buildings
  • Author : Jesus Alberto Pulido Arcas,Carlos Rubio-Bellido,Alexis Pérez-Fargallo,Ivan Oropeza-Perez
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 16 December 2020
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The building industry is one of the largest energy consumers and countries all over the world are striving to design buildings that satisfy the user’s expectations while containing their energy consumption. In this context, zero-energy buildings have emerged as a technological paradigm that can solve this global issue, but its implementation in different contexts has brought a profound debate about its technical, social, and environmental limitations. Thanks to contributions from a variety of scholars from different countries, this book

Is Science Enough?

Is Science Enough?
  • Author : Aviva Chomsky
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 05 April 2022
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Why social, racial, and economic justice is just as crucial as science in determining how humans can reverse climate catastrophe. We are facing a climate catastrophe. A plethora of studies describe the damage we’ve already done, the droughts, the wildfires, the super-storms, the melting glaciers, the heat waves, and the displaced people fleeing lands that are becoming uninhabitable. Many people understand that we are facing a climate emergency, but may be fuzzy on technical, policy, and social justice aspects.

The Connectivity of Innovation in the Construction Industry

The Connectivity of Innovation in the Construction Industry
  • Author : Malena Ingemansson Havenvid,Åse Linné,Lena E. Bygballe,Chris Harty
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 April 2019
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The construction industry is currently experiencing accelerating developments concerning societal demands along with project complexity, internationalization and digitalization. In an attempt to grasp the consequences of these demands on productivity and innovation, this edited book addresses how innovation is likely to take place with a more long-term perspective on the construction sector. While existing literature focuses on organizational discontinuity and fragmentation as the main reasons for the apparent lack of innovation in the industry, this book highlights the connectivity of

Decarbonising Cities

Decarbonising Cities
  • Author : Vanessa Rauland,Peter Newman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 27 March 2015
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This book sets out some positive directions to move forward including government policy and regulatory options, an innovative GRID (Greening, Regenerative, Improvement Districts) scheme that can assist with funding and management, and the first steps towards an innovative carbon credit scheme for the built environment. Decarbonising cities is a global agenda with huge significance for the future of urban civilisation. Global demonstrations have shown that technology and design issues are largely solved. However, the mainstreaming of low carbon urban development,

Carbon Governance, Climate Change and Business Transformation

Carbon Governance, Climate Change and Business Transformation
  • Author : Adam Bumpus,James Tansey,Blas Luis Pérez Henríquez,Chukwumerije Okereke
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 July 2014
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Transformation to a low carbon economy is a central tenet to any discussion on the solutions to the complex challenges of climate change and energy security. Despite advances in policy, carbon management and continuing development of clean technology, fundamental business transformation has not occurred because of multiple political, economic, social and organisational issues. Carbon Governance, Climate Change and Business Transformation is based on leading academic and industry input, and three international workshops focused on low carbon transformation in leading climate

Handbook of the Circular Economy

Handbook of the Circular Economy
  • Author : Miguel Brandão,David Lazarevic,Göran Finnveden
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 25 December 2020
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This crucial Handbook brings together the latest thinking on the circular economy, an area that has increasingly caught global attention. Contributors explore a broad range of themes such as recycling systems and new business models, as well as consolidating the many ways in which the topic has been dealt with in research, business and policy-making. The Handbook of the Circular Economy is not only relevant, but also essential for students, academics, and policy-makers trying to make sense of the plethora

Exergetic Aspects of Renewable Energy Systems

Exergetic Aspects of Renewable Energy Systems
  • Author : Evanthia A. Nanaki,George Xydis
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 12 August 2019
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Energy is essential to all human activities as well as critical to social and economic development. Sustainable energy planning encompassing the concept of smart cities has a high potential to significantly contribute to climate change mitigation. For improved energy efficiency, it is essential to find low carbon solutions for the urban environment. The integration and management of energy supply with predominant exploitation of local resources is examined through the fundamental concept of exergy. This book can assist in decision making,

Drawdown

Drawdown
  • Author : Paul Hawken
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 18 April 2017
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• New York Times bestseller • The 100 most substantive solutions to reverse global warming, based on meticulous research by leading scientists and policymakers around the world “At this point in time, the Drawdown book is exactly what is needed; a credible, conservative solution-by-solution narrative that we can do it. Reading it is an effective inoculation against the widespread perception of doom that humanity cannot and will not solve the climate crisis. Reported by-effects include increased determination and a sense of grounded hope.” —

The Greenhouse Gas Protocol

The Greenhouse Gas Protocol
  • Author : World Resources Institute
  • Publisher : World Resources Inst
  • Release : 01 January 2004
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The GHG Protocol Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard helps companies and other organizations to identify, calculate, and report GHG emissions. It is designed to set the standard for accurate, complete, consistent, relevant and transparent accounting and reporting of GHG emissions.