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  1. Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment

    By Heba Allah Essam E. Khalil, Essam E. Khalil

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment is a study of energy crisis, urbanisation, and climate change, as well as a discussion of how to combat these global challenges. With a special focus on Egypt, this book addresses the macroscale of urbanism from the perspective of city dwellers’ quality of...

    Published February 11th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Microwave-Assisted Organic Synthesis

    A Green Chemical Approach

    Edited by Suresh C. Ameta, Pinki B. Punjabi, Rakshit Ameta, Chetna Ameta

    The large-scale production of chemicals to meet various societal needs has created environmental pollution, including pollution from byproducts and improper disposal of waste. With the world facing adverse consequences due to this pollution, green chemistry is increasingly being viewed as a means...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  3. The World After Cheap Oil

    By Rauli Partanen, Harri Paloheimo, Heikki Waris

    Substantial evidence suggests that we are currently living at the peak of oil production with few prospects for cheap oil ever returning. Yet the media, politicians and regular people have hardly started to talk about what this means. Oil literally runs our societies from transportation to food...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering

    Edited by Jimmy C.M. Kao, Wen-Pei Sung, Ran Chen

    This book contains selected Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering related papers from the 2014 4th International Conference on Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering (GBMCE 2014) which was held in Hong Kong, August 21-22, 2014. This proceedings volume aims to provide a platform...

    Published October 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. A Novel Green Treatment for Textiles

    Plasma Treatment as a Sustainable Technology

    By Chi-wai Kan

    Series: Sustainability

    Industries worldwide have been impacted by environmental regulations, economics, and ultimately consumers, which has led to more thought about the development of sustainable products. The textile industry is no exception. The preparation, dyeing, and finishing of textile fibres requires large...

    Published September 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  6. An Introduction to the Green Economy

    Science, Systems and Sustainability

    By Adrian C. Newton, Elena Cantarello

    The green economy is widely seen as a potential solution to current global economic and environmental crises, and a potential mechanism by which sustainable development might be achieved in practice. Considerable investments are now being made into the development of green technology, renewable...

    Published August 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Our Energy Future

    Socioeconomic Implications and Policy Options for Rural America

    Edited by Don E. Albrecht

    Series: Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

    Rapid changes in energy production and consumption are having major socioeconomic implications for the communities of rural America. Technological developments in horizontal drilling, hydraulic fracturing (fracking) nuclear energy, biofuels, wind and solar energy have significantly increased...

    Published June 21st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Nanotechnology for Sustainable Manufacturing

    Edited by David Rickerby

    Nanotechnology has the potential to play an important role in increasing the sustainability of a wide range of industrial sectors. Nanomaterials could contribute to more sustainable manufacturing through cleaner, less wasteful production processes and can substitute conventional materials, leading...

    Published June 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. The Green Computing Book

    Tackling Energy Efficiency at Large Scale

    Edited by Wu-chun Feng

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science

    State-of-the-Art Approaches to Advance the Large-Scale Green Computing Movement Edited by one of the founders and lead investigator of the Green500 list, The Green Computing Book: Tackling Energy Efficiency at Large Scale explores seminal research in large-scale green computing. It begins with...

    Published June 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Roadmap to Greener Computing

    By Raoul-Abelin Choumin Nguemaleu, Lionel Montheu

    As computers become faster, use more energy, and older models become obsolete more quickly, the question is often asked: What can the engineering and computer science community do to make computing greener? Roadmap to Greener Computing defines the challenges involved in making computing more...

    Published May 8th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC