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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 26 November 2014
  • ISBN : 9780128025536
  • Page : 592 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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The new green industrial revolution is driven by a variety of global environmental concerns. In some regions, it is spurred by the scarcity of cheap affordable renewable energy that will also lead to a reduced reliance on fossil fuel in the production of power. In others, it is driven by a need to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from power generation. This book provides a comprehensive review of the most popular green “disruptive technologies in energy production as well as their economic impact. In addition, the book includes a multitude of international case studies where these technologies are currently deployed and their economic impact on the region. Clearly explains the scientific, engineering, technological, and economics driving the Green Revolution in power generation A guide to technologies such as renewable energy, smart green grids, and emission control technologies Packed with international case studies that provides real-world examples of how these technologies are currently being deployed around the world Explains the economic impact which these new technologies will play in building global sustainability

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The Green Industrial Revolution

The Green Industrial Revolution
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark,Grant Cooke
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2014-11-26
  • ISBN : 9780128025536
GET THIS BOOKThe Green Industrial Revolution

The new green industrial revolution is driven by a variety of global environmental concerns. In some regions, it is spurred by the scarcity of cheap affordable renewable energy that will also lead to a reduced reliance on fossil fuel in the production of power. In others, it is driven by a need to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from power generation. This book provides a comprehensive review of the most popular green “disruptive technologies in energy production as well as

A Sustainable Bioeconomy

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-04-13
  • ISBN : 9783319556376
GET THIS BOOKA Sustainable Bioeconomy

An authoritative and comprehensive volume of knowledge and green technologies wholly focused on the future of the bioeconomy. The authors present data, show opportunities, discuss R&D findings, analyze strategies, assess the wider economic impact, showcase achievements, criticize policies and propose solutions for the green revolution in biofuels, biochemicals and biomaterials’ production and power generation. A fascinating range of case studies from the US, China and many European countries are used to inform readers about the impact of this field

A Sustainable Bioeconomy

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-05-14
  • ISBN : 3319556355
GET THIS BOOKA Sustainable Bioeconomy

An authoritative and comprehensive volume of knowledge and green technologies wholly focused on the future of the bioeconomy. The authors present data, show opportunities, discuss R&D findings, analyze strategies, assess the wider economic impact, showcase achievements, criticize policies and propose solutions for the green revolution in biofuels, biochemicals and biomaterials’ production and power generation. A fascinating range of case studies from the US, China and many European countries are used to inform readers about the impact of this field

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

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  • Author : Klaus Schwab
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release Date : 2017-01-03
  • ISBN : 9781524758868
GET THIS BOOKThe Fourth Industrial Revolution

World-renowned economist Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, explains that we have an opportunity to shape the fourth industrial revolu­tion, which will fundamentally alter how we live and work. Schwab argues that this revolution is different in scale, scope and complexity from any that have come before. Characterized by a range of new technologies that are fusing the physical, digital and biological worlds, the developments are affecting all disciplines, economies, industries and governments, and

A Green Industrial Policy for Europe

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-12-17
  • ISBN : 907891050X
GET THIS BOOKA Green Industrial Policy for Europe

The European Green Deal aims to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050. This is not going to be an easy journey. To be successful, the European Green Deal will have to foster major shifts in the European industrial structure, including transitions from fossil fuels to renewable energy and from combustion engine cars to electric cars. Shifting economies from brown to green would be a major, historic socio-economic transformation. In this context of broad, paradigmatic, change for European industry, a

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  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • ISBN : 9781250253217
GET THIS BOOKThe Green New Deal

An urgent plan to confront climate change, transform the American economy, and create a green post-fossil fuel culture. A new vision for America’s future is quickly gaining momentum. Facing a global emergency, a younger generation is spearheading a national conversation around a Green New Deal and setting the agenda for a bold political movement with the potential to revolutionize society. Millennials, the largest voting bloc in the country, are now leading on the issue of climate change. While the

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  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2011-10-04
  • ISBN : 9780230340589
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The Industrial Revolution, powered by oil and other fossil fuels, is spiraling into a dangerous endgame. The price of gas and food are climbing, unemployment remains high, the housing market has tanked, consumer and government debt is soaring, and the recovery is slowing. Facing the prospect of a second collapse of the global economy, humanity is desperate for a sustainable economic game plan to take us into the future. Here, Jeremy Rifkin explores how Internet technology and renewable energy are

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  • Author : Angang Hu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-11-25
  • ISBN : 9789811028069
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This book is particularly concerned with China’s path to green development and how it can be understood, exploring questions such as how the goal of Chinese-led green development can be achieved. The book provides systematic explanations of the theory of green development, exploring its background, its theoretical basis, the areas it covers, the stages it encompasses and the constraining and favorable factors involved. We see how humankind is at a period of transition from the traditional black industrial civilization

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-07-09
  • ISBN : 9780429511233
GET THIS BOOKGlobal Competitiveness: Business Transformation in the Digital Era

The proceedings of the "Economics and Business Competitiveness International Conference" (EBCICON) provides a selection of papers, either research results or literature reviews, on business transformation in the digital era. Nine major subject areas, comprising accounting and governance, customer relations, entrepreneurship, environmental issues, finance and investment, human capital, industrial revolution 4.0, international issues, and operations and supply chain management are presented in the proceedings. These papers will provide new insights into the knowledge and practice of business and economics in the digital

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  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark III
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2014-02-10
  • ISBN : 9780123979292
GET THIS BOOKGlobal Sustainable Communities Handbook

Global Sustainable Communities Handbook is a guide for understanding and complying with the various international codes, methods, and legal hurtles surrounding the creation of sustainable communities all over the world. The book provides an introduction to sustainable development, technology and infrastructure outlines, codes, standards, and guidelines written by experts from across the globe. Includes methods for the green use of natural resources in built communities Clearly explains the most cutting edge green technologies Provides a common approach to building green

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  • Author : Angang Hu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-02-01
  • ISBN : 9789811074226
GET THIS BOOKChina's Road and China's Dream

This book defines China’s road towards modernization with Chinese characteristics by systematically examining a typical Chinese political process – the National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), during which diverse opinions are collected and a unified political consensus is formed. The author provides a detailed introduction to the background of and preparations for the 18th National Congress of CPC, as well as his personal experience of it as an attending representative. In addition, the book addresses a key

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  • Author : Woodrow Clark II,Grant Cooke
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-03-10
  • ISBN : 9781317054184
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Smart Green Cities: is a comprehensive overview of what global cities are doing to become sustainable. Woodrow W. Clark II and Grant Cooke have produced a book that is both practical and visionary. They have examined the infrastructure needs - sustainable development, communications, energy, water, waste, and transportation to develop guidelines, processes and best practices. City leaders are key to mitigating climate change who must plan, design and implement solutions. Smart Green Cities (SGC) offers a global perspective that includes

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  • Author : B.W. Clapp
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-07-15
  • ISBN : 9781317893028
GET THIS BOOKAn Environmental History of Britain since the Industrial Revolution

The present and future state of the environment gives rise to ever increasing concern, but much less is known as yet about the past: the damage that has been done since, and by, the Industrial Revolution; how far our predecessors were aware of it; the steps they took; and the gradual development of a wider concern for the state of the world and our impact on it. This timely and pioneering survey, designed for general readers as well as students

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  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2007-10-15
  • ISBN : 9780316031530
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There are no more reespected voices in the environmental movement than these authors, true counselors on the direction of twenty-first-century business. With hundreds of thousands of books sold worldwide, they have set the agenda for rational, ecologically sound industrial development. In this inspiring book they define a superior & sustainable form of capitalism based on a system that radically raises the productivity of nature's dwindling resources. Natural Capitalism shows how cutting-edge businesses are increasing their earnings, boosting growth, reducing costs, enhancing

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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2021-06-08
  • ISBN : 9780128187944
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