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The Great Texas Wind Rush: How George Bush, Ann Richards, and a Bunch of ...

Kate Galbraith, Asher Price - Business & Economics - 2013
In the late 1990s, West Texas was full of rundown towns and pumpjacks, aging reminders of the oil rush of an earlier era. Today, the towns are thriving as 300-foot-tall wind ...
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Surviving the Century: Facing Climate Chaos and Other Global Challenges

Herbert Girardet - Business & Economics - 2007 - 224 pages
From the need to build sustainable cities to house growing billions to transforming the international trade system to tackling run-away climate change, positive, powerful ...
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Mining, Society, and a Sustainable World

Jeremy Richards - Science - 2009 - 506 pages
“I sit on a man’s back, choking him and making him carry me, and yet assure myself and others that I am very sorry for him and wish to ease his lot by all possible means ...
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Energy, Transport, & the Environment: Addressing the Sustainable Mobility ...

Oliver Inderwildi, Sir David King - Science - 2012 - 713 pages
Sustainable mobility is a highly complex problem as it is affected by the interactions between socio-economic, environmental, technological and political issues. Energy ...
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The Infinite Resource: The Power of Ideas on a Finite Planet

Ramez Naam - Technology & Engineering - 2013 - 349 pages
A surprising, convincing, and optimistic argument for meeting the crisis of scarcity with the power of ideas
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The Renaissance of Renewable Energy

Gian Andrea Pagnoni, Stephen Roche - Law - 2015
This book provides detailed yet easily understandable information about sustainable energy alternatives in the context of growing public concern about climate change, the ...
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Wind Energy: Fundamentals, Resource Analysis and Economics

Mathew Sathyajith - Science - 2006 - 246 pages
Growing energy demand and environmental consciousness have re-evoked human interest in wind energy. As a result, wind is the fastest growing energy source in the world today ...
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Product Engineering: Eco-Design, Technologies and Green Energy

Doru Talaba, Thomas Roche - Technology & Engineering - 2006 - 539 pages
This book contains an edited version of the lectures and selected contributions presented during the Advanced Summer Institute on “Product Engineering: Eco-Design, Technologies ...
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Renewable Energies for Central Asia Countries: Economic, Environmental and ...

Aldo Iacomelli - Science - 2006 - 182 pages
New technologies will play a crucial role in the development of a market of "sustainable energy products" that should grow in a competitive way to stand against the challenge ...
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The Economics of Evaluating Water Projects: Hydroelectricity Versus Other Uses

Per-Olov Johansson, Bengt Kriström - Business & Economics - 2012 - 138 pages
This book presents research on a kind of water use conflicts that is becoming more and more common and important: How to best manage moving water in times of increasing demand ...
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