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11 edition of Energy for Sustainability found in the catalog.

Energy for Sustainability

Technology, Planning, Policy

by John Randolph

  • 99 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology,
  • Sustainability,
  • Technology & Engineering,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Electricity,
  • Energy,
  • Environmental - General,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Technology / Environmental,
  • Renewable energy sources

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12493162M
    ISBN 101597261033
    ISBN 109781597261036

    Energy for Sustainability, Second Edition. By John Randolph, Gilbert M. Masters. Understand the theory and learn the steps to create clean energy. Price: $ Product Code/ISBN: Year: Publisher: Island PressPrice: $ The edition of the Sustainable Energy in America Factbook – produced for the Business Council for Sustainable Energy by BloombergNEF, looks at the U.S. energy transformation of the past decade ( – ) and provides the annual update on the progress of energy efficiency, natural gas and renewable energy sectors in in America.

    An end-use oriented energy strategy for industrialized countries --Energy strategies for developing countries --Global energy demand and supply --Policies for implementing energy strategies for a sustainable world --The political economy of end-use energy strategies. Energy for Sustainability, Second Edition: Foundations for Technology, Planning, and Policy - Ebook written by John Randolph, Gilbert M. Masters. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Energy for Sustainability, Second Edition: Foundations for Technology, Planning, and Policy.

    Today, energy and sustainability are of primary concern and form the focus of this book and its companion volume, Renewable Energy. Interdisciplinary in its approach and global in its perspective, this book provides a contemporary exploration of the economic, social, environmental, and policy issues raised by current systems of energy use, as 5/5(1).   I have read many books on the subject of sustainable business, and there are many more that are on my "to-do list." Nevertheless, here are my top 5 favorite books on sustainable business in no particular order: 1) Let My People Go Surfing - Yvon Chouinard This is the story of the clothing company, Patagonia. It.


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