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Environmental effects of industries and plants

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  • The EIS Bookby Charles H. Eccleston

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 169.95

    Poor Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) practice leads to poorly planned projects, and ultimately poor environmental protection. Written by recognized NEPA authority Charles H. Eccleston, The EIS Book: Managing and Preparing Environmental Impact Statements supplies focused direction on preparing an EIS, highlighting best professional practices... more...

  • Eating Earthby Lisa Kemmerer

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 21.99

    Contemporary environmental activists and the animal-rights community are more often than not considered separate movements, despite similar goals and attitudes toward desired change in the world. A fundamental distinction is seen in the environmentalist's broad focus on an entire species, whereas animal rights activists tend to think more about... more...

  • Energie- und klimaeffiziente Produktionby Jens Hesselbach

    Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2012; US$ 69.99

    In diesem Fachbuch werden Theorie, Praxisbeispiele und Leitlinien zur Klima- und Energieeffizienz als Hilfestellung zur Verdopplung der Energieproduktivität bis zum Jahr 2020 anschaulich dargestellt. Der Schwerpunkt liegt auf den Beispielen aus verschiedenen Produktions-Branchen. Die Leitlinien ermöglichen eine gezielte Vorgehensweise in der Praxis. more...

  • Energy, Ecology, and the Environmentby Richard F. Wilson

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Energy, Ecology, and the Environment discusses how our need for energy and the different means required to obtain it affect the environment and the harnessing of different natural resources. The book also aims to show more efficient ways to use and generate energy. The book, after a brief introduction to the concept of energy, covers topics such as... more...

  • Energy Efficiencyby Ming Yang; Xin Yu

    Springer London 2015; US$ 129.00

    This book discusses how energy efficiency benefits the global environment, national energy security, local pollution mitigation, natural resource conservation, and utility bill reduction. In addition, this book provides many hands-on skills and knowledge to identify and develop energy efficiency projects. The literature review shows that energy efficiency... more...

  • Energy and Climateby Alexandre Rojey

    Wiley 2009; US$ 57.00

    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...

  • Energy and the Environmentby A. A. M. Sayigh

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 93.95

    As the governments and peoples of the world come to face the global impact of the technological revolution, it is appropriate to consider the future of world energy supplies. This conference approached the task not only of developing the means of tapping renewable energy sources, but also of showing renewable energy to be a viable alternative to current,... more...

  • Energy and Environmentby Dawei Zheng

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 209.95

    The 2014 International Conference on Energy and Environment (ICEE 2014) was held June 26-27 in Beijing, China. The objective of ICEE 2014 was to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academics as well as industry professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in Energy and Environment... more...

  • Energy and the Environment Cost-Benefit Analysisby R.A. Karam; K.Z. Morgan

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Energy and the Environment Cost- Benefit Analysis originates from a conference, the objective of which is to set a global standard to measure the cost and benefit of human?s production of energy. The book focuses on the analysis of the societal and ecological effects of such a production. It also enumerates some existing sources of energy. The book... more...

  • Energy for a Warming Worldby Alan John Sangster

    Springer London 2010; US$ 209.00

    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...