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Environmental effects of industries and plants

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  • Methods of Environmental Impact Assessmentby Peter Morris; Riki Therivel

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 60.95

    Environmental impact assessment (EIA) is now firmly established as an important and often obligatory part of proposing or launching any development project. Delivering a successful EIA needs not only an understanding of the theory but also a detailed knowledge of the methods for carrying out the processes required. Peter Morris and Riki Therivel bring... more...

  • Energy and Climateby Alexandre Rojey

    Wiley 2009; US$ 59.00 US$ 51.13

    Despite global concerns over dwindling resources, climate change and carbon dioxide emissions, fossil fuels still account for more than 80% of the world’s energy demands. As resources diminish and demand increases from rapidly developing nations such as China and India, the threat to both our environment and the security of our energy supply... more...

  • Biohydrogenby Ayhan Demirbas

    Springer London 2009; US$ 178.66

    This book covers the production, purification, storage, pipeline transport, usage and safety of biohydrogen. It also discusses issues of biohydrogen economy, policy and environmental impact and reviews all the modern biomass-based transportation fuels. more...

  • Advances in Energy Materialsby Fatih Dogan; Navin Manjooran

    Wiley 2009; US$ 128.00 US$ 110.93

    This book documents a special collection of articles from a select group of invited prominent scientists from academia, national laboratories and industry who presented their work at the symposia on Energy Materials and Nanotechnology for Power Generation at the 2008 Materials Science and Technology (MS&T’08) conference held in Pittsburgh,... more...

  • Environmental Flows in Water Resources Policies, Plans, and Projectsby Rafik Hirji

    World Bank Publications 2009; US$ 24.99

    This book advances the understanding and integration in operational terms of environmental flows (water allocation) into integrated water resources management (IWRM). Based on an in-depth analysis of 17 global water policy, plan, and project case studies, it addresses the highly contested complexities of environmentally responsible water resources... more...

  • Theory and Practice of Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessmentby C.J. Bastmeijer; Timo Koivurova

    BRILL 2007; US$ 199.00

    In this book, thirteen systems of Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment (TEIA) are assessed that exist or are in development in different parts of the world. Although TEIA is generally associated with EIA between territorial states, this book takes a broader approach and is divided into three sub-parts: Transboundary EIA between states, EIA... more...

  • Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies in the Materials and Nuclear Industries XIIby Tatsuki Ohji; Alex Cozzi

    Wiley 2009; US$ 176.00 US$ 152.53

    This book documents a special collection of articles from a select group of invited prominent scientists from academia, national laboratories and industry who presented their work at the symposia on Environmental and Energy Issues at the 2008 Materials Science and Technology (MS&T’08) conference held in Pittsburgh, PA. These articles represent... more...

  • Biorefineriesby Ayhan Demirbas

    Springer London 2009; US$ 167.49

    This book examines the variety of different technologies which integrated bio-based industries use to produce chemicals, biofuels, food and feed ingredients, biomaterials, and power from biomass raw materials. It also covers conversion technologies. more...

  • Energy for a Warming Worldby Alan John Sangster

    Springer London 2010; US$ 145.16

    Written from an electrical engineering perspective, this book seeks to present realistic statistics for the levels of power that can be extracted from sustainable resources during the next thirty to forty years. more...

  • Strategic Environmental Assessment for Transportby OECD Publishing; European Conference of Ministers of Transport

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2000; US$ 46.00

    Environmental impact assessments are an essential component of making decisions on transport infrastructure investments. Traditional procedures have proved ineffective for impacts that go beyond the scope of projects in isolation. Strategic environmental assessment has emerged in response, to address large scale effects including impacts on traffic... more...