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Sustainability & Engineering
Price: Free! Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
Sustainability & Engineering is an Open Educational Resource written by Aran Eales and Mike Clifford and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
Ends. Why We Overlook Endings for Humans, Products, Services and Digital. And Why We Shouldn’t.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 67,280. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
Ends makes a compelling case that demonstrates how, over centuries, our changing relationship with death has led to the loss of our relationship with endings. Giving rise to guilt-free consumers, an overly-blamed business sector and a society which finds itself at a loss when it needs to grapple with responsibility. The book would appeal to people who enjoy reading about new ideas to big problems.
Wastewater Treatment Systems: Recycling Wastewater for Reuse
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Water Supply
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This eBook takes a look `at some of the benefits of recycling wastewater and the technologies utilized in modern wastewater treatment systems.
Making Infrastructure Disaster-Resilient
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
This paper offers lessons for making infrastructure disaster-resilient based mainly on the experience of countries in Asia and the Pacific. It also shares practices associated with the multifaceted dimensions of resilience by drawing on publications from international organizations.
International Conference on Globalization, Enterprises, Management and Economic Developmen
Price: Free! Words: 38,450. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
Presenters outline their work under the following main themes: economics, business, management, entrepreneurship, sustainability.
Global Warming: It will be our demise V 1.0
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
For centuries we have imagined the apocalypse, wondering what would happen, and fearing the consequences. Now we are closer than ever to the Apocalypse. And it's us whose doing it. Read this research paper to learn just what we're doing to bring our own doom upon us- and try to save yourself.
Environmental Health - Understanding Current Issues and Solutions of the 21st Century
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,350. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
The environment encompasses the total living conditions that affect man. Man cannot survive without the environment. The environment provides essential material assets and an economic base for human endeavor. Almost half the jobs worldwide depend on fisheries, forests or agriculture.
Small Geothermal Energy Systems and Geothermal Heat Pumps: Guide for the Do-it-Yourselfer (DIY), Ground Source Heat Pumps, Information Survival Kit for Heat Pump Owners, Energy Program Successes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,310. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
This comprehensive compilation of DOE documents provides unique and practical information about geothermal heat pumps, including small geothermal systems and DIY systems.
Περιβαλλοντική Αγωγή για Ενήλικες
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: Greek. Published: July 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Pollution Control
Περιέχει βασικές έννοιες για το περιβάλλον, όλες τις αιτίες ρύπανσής του και τα προβλήματα που οφείλονται σε αυτές καθώς και τον τρόπο αντιμετώπισής τους. Φιλοδοξεί να ενημερώσει, ευαισθητοποιήσει και τελικά κινητοποιήσει τους ενήλικες σε θέματα περιβαλλοντικής προστασίας. Κατάλληλο για εκπαιδευτικά προγράμματα ενηλίκων.
Getting Back To Net Zero - Rediscovering Our Sustainable Roots
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
“Getting Back To Net Zero” provides basic information regarding what Net Zero is and what it takes to achieve a Net Zero solution, resulting in a building that produces more energy than it consumes on-site. This book covers easy to understand passive and active design principles as well as other essential information to help the reader understand that the ability to build Net Zero is here, now.
A Sustainable Floating Habitat
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
Living in a floating community with the minimum environmental impact.
Historia del Movimiento Ambiental en Puerto Rico
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 207,970. Language: Spanish. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
El libro narra el movimiento ambiental en Puerto Rico. Contiene antecedentes históricos y describe eventos impactantes, como los casos del derrame de petróleo del Zoe Colocotronis, estableciendo un precedente legal mundial de costos ambientales y el impacto del bombardeo en Vieques. Describe creación de agencias ambientales, sus ejecutorias y recopila datos, anécdotas y éxitos del movimiento.
Earth Dwellers Guide To Recycling And Environmental Conservation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,170. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / Waste Management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
Recycling and Conservation Activities we can all do to help this planet.