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Geobiotechnological Solutions to Anthropogenic Disturbances: A Caribbean Perspective

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Geobiotechnological Solutions to Anthropogenic Disturbances: A Caribbean Perspective

Mark Anglin Harris, "Geobiotechnological Solutions to Anthropogenic Disturbances: A Caribbean Perspective"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 331930464X | PDF | pages: 445 | 16.5 mb

Frontlines: Stories of Global Environmental Justice

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Frontlines: Stories of Global Environmental Justice

Frontlines: Stories of Global Environmental Justice by Nick Meynen
English | December 14th, 2019 | ISBN: 1789041929 | 312 pages | EPUB | 1.57 MB

Every unpacked frontline is one cutting edge of an economic system and political ideology that is destroying life on earth. Revealing our ecosystems to be under a sustained attack, Nick Meynen finds causes for hope in unconventional places. 'In his wide-ranging journalism and writing, Nick Meynen has been vividly mapping struggles for justice around the world.

The Power of Existing Buildings: Save Money, Improve Health, and Reduce Environmental Impacts

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The Power of Existing Buildings: Save Money, Improve Health, and Reduce Environmental Impacts

The Power of Existing Buildings: Save Money, Improve Health, and Reduce Environmental Impacts by Robert Sroufe Jr, Craig Stevenson, Beth Eckenrode
English | November 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 164283050X | 232 pages | EPUB | 2.17 MB

Your building has the potential to change the world. Existing buildings consume approximately 40 percent of the energy and emit nearly half of the carbon dioxide in the US each year. In recognition of the significant contribution of buildings to climate change, the idea of building green has become increasingly popular. But is it enough? If an energy-efficient building is new construction, it may take 10 to 80 years to overcome the climate change impacts of the building process. New buildings are sexy, but few realize the value in existing buildings and how easy it is to get to "zero energy” or low-energy consumption through deep energy retrofits. Existing buildings can and should be retrofit to reduce environmental impacts that contribute to climate change, while improving human health and productivity for building occupants.

Engage, Connect, Protect: Empowering Diverse Youth as Environmental Leaders

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Engage, Connect, Protect: Empowering Diverse Youth as Environmental Leaders

Engage, Connect, Protect: Empowering Diverse Youth as Environmental Leaders by Angelou Ezeilo, Nick Chiles
English | November 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 0865719187 | 240 pages | EPUB | 2.46 MB

Building environmental strength through a diversity of youth