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Oil – Final Countdown To A Global Crisis And Its Solutions
Price: Free! Words: 94,170. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This book examines the lifeline of modern living - petroleum. This is what flows In our veins today. Every aspect of our life, from food to transport to housing, it’s all petroleum based. Our existence is draped in layers of petroleum. This book is a bible on the subject and delineates important strategic solutions to an unprecedented crisis that’s coming our way!
Greens for a Better Europe: Twenty Years of UK Green Influence in the European Parliament, 1999-2019
Price: Free! Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This guide to two decades of UK Green achievements in Europe brings together analysis from prominent academics, journalists, campaigners and the current and former Green MEPs themselves.
iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Green living
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This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
Deep Water: The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling - The Report of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,180. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This report by the Presidentially-appointed Oil Spill Commission, released in January 2011, provides authoritative, official findings on the causes and consequences of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster, with proposals for comprehensive reforms of both government and industry practices to overhaul the U.S. approach to drilling safety and greatly reduce the chances of a similar, disaster.
Monkeys Are Made of Chocolate: Exotic and Unseen Costa Rica
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by PixyJack Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Discover the mysterious and fascinating ways in which animals and plants—and people—interact with one another in the rainforests of Costa Rica. More than just a simple collection of essays, Monkeys are Made of Chocolate is a testament to the wonder of life in all its countless guises, as seen through the eyes of a man with a gift for subtle discernment and a natural flair for storytelling.
The Bicycle Diaries: My 21,000-Mile Ride for the Climate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,880. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
Environmental researcher David Kroodsma bicycles from his front door in California to the tip of South America, gaining unique insights about climate change along the way. Selected as a Shelf Unbound Notable Book of 2014 and a finalist for both the Montaigne Medal and Forward Review’s IndieFab Book of the Year.
21st Century Guide to Solar Power and Photovoltaics: Green Domestic Power from the Sun - Practical Information about Home Electricity, Water Heating, Panel and Cells, Solar Energy Financing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,270. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This ebook provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of solar energy and photovoltaic power, with practical advice and information on solar power systems for homes, farms, ranches, and businesses, along with extensive information about solar technologies and research - selecting residential rooftop electrical and water heating (solar thermal) systems and contractors, costs and benefits, more.
Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: Report on the Causes of the April 20, 2010 Macondo Well Blowout
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
This long-awaited report, issued on September 14 2011 by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement of the Department of Interior, provides authoritative, official findings on the investigation into the causes of the Macondo well blowout on the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: An Introduction to Hazardous Materials (IS-5.a) - Government Roles, Toxic Chemicals as WMD, Materials Safety Data Sheet, Regulations, Human Health
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,750. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is intended to provide a general introduction to hazardous materials that can serve as a foundation for more specific studies in the future.
Российский Север и Северная Европа
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: Russian. Published: April 23, 2013 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
В данный сборник включены совместные статьи за 1992 - 2012 годы по социально-экономическим вопросам российского Севера и Северной Европы.
Keep a Green Tree in your Heart and Perhaps the Singing Bird Will Come: An Up-To-Date Guide to the Environment and Energy for Mr. Everyman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,100. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
Keep a Green Tree in Your Heart and Perhaps the Singing Bird Will Come, an enticing and intriguing title for a book by co-authors Brian Ellis and Darrel Staley which proudly claims to be Everyman’s Guide to the Environment, energy and climate change.
Solid Waste Management and Environmental Degradation in Punjab
You set the price! Words: 55,610. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
Solid waste management in Punjab.
Hives in the City: Keeping Honey Bees Alive in an Urban World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,670. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
Hives in the City tells the story of urban beekeepers working in the cities of the Mid-Atlantic region of the US. They keep their bees in surprising locations -- sometimes with surprisingly good results. But just as in other locations, bees in the cities often struggle. This book includes anecdotes about urban beekeeping, research on CCD, and information for those who want to help the bees.
Makers of the Environment : Building Resilience Into Our World, One Model at a Time.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,340. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Makers of the Environment merges storytelling with everyday reality to offer a moment where we can rethink our expectations to understand how technology can and should be used to improve our world. The book makes the extraordinary ordinary, offering a vision on how society can take advantage of new and emerging technology to create a better, more sustainable world for our children.
Oil and Water: An Oilman's Quest to Save the Source of America's Most Endangered River
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016 by UCRA. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
The story of the epic struggle to save the headwaters of the Colorado River.
Les Grandes Vagues de Changement
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,430. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Dans les temps difficiles à venir, comment saurez-vous quoi faire? *Augmentation de la rigueur économique et de l'instabilité politique *Diminution des ressources énérgétiques et naturelles *Changements climatiques et conditions météorologiques catastrophiques *Perte de terres arables et d'eau douce *Maladies Pandémiques *Escalade de conflits mondiaux
Cultivating a Movement: An Oral History of Organic Farming and Sustainable Agriculture on California's Central Coast
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
A synergistic web of visionary farmers, activists, educators, and researchers is transforming the food system in Central California and beyond. This sampling of narratives drawn from the first oral history of organic and sustainable farming documents a multifaceted and interdependent community of change-makers who speak for themselves, offering a window into the dynamic history of a movement.
21st Century Ultimate Guide to Wind Energy: Wind Power Systems, Turbines, Small Wind Consumer Guide, Incentives for Development, Low and Large Wind, Plans and Programs, Siting and Other Issues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,410. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
This ebook provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of wind energy, with information on design, development, and financing, small wind power consumer guide for homeowners and businesses, federal government incentives for development, plans and programs, siting and environmental issues, and much more. Introduction to Wind Energy; Small Wind Electric Systems - U.S. Consumer's Guide; more.
Plant and Crop-based Biofuels and Industrial Biotechnology: Comprehensive World Survey of Biofuel Industries and Processes, Renewable Energy and Resources Roadmap
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
Two federal documents provide a unique and comprehensive status report on biofuel processes and industrial biotechnology around the globe, with information about exciting developments in China, Japan, Canada, Australia, Brazil, the European Union, India, and elsewhere - along with definitive data on American technology.
20% Wind Energy by 2030 - Increasing Wind Energy's Contribution to U.S. Electricity Supply, Wind Manufacturing Workshop, U.S. Department of Energy Reports
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 104,450. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This ebook provides an abridged reproduction of a government document, 20% Wind Energy by 2030 - Increasing Wind Energy's Contribution to U.S. Electricity Supply, Wind Manufacturing Workshop, U.S. Department of Energy Reports. Collaborative efforts by the DOE, industry, government, and several national laboratories have examined the feasibility of producing 20% of our electricity.

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