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            Dross City: Urban Metabolism

            Dross City: Urban Metabolism (Paperback)

            By Gasparrini, Carlo

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            An in-depth and illustrated exploration of one of humanity's greatest challenges : its rubbish.

            ISBN 9788899854195
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2021
            Publisher Misc - NewSouth
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
             

            Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kamkwamba, William; Mealer, Bryan

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            This immensely engaging tale relates how an enterprising teenager in Malawi builds a windmill from scraps he finds around his village and brings electricity--and a future--to his family.

            ISBN 9780061730337
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series P.
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            Dr Karl's Little Book of Climate Change Science

            Dr Karl's Little Book of Climate Change Science (Paperback)

            By Kruszelnicki, Karl

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            Australia's favourite science communicator explains the facts about climate change - and how we can fix it Is the planet reeeeeally warming up? But carbon's natural, isn't it? How could planes fly without fossil fuels? What's a pteropod and why should I care? Kelp? How can it hel...p? One of Dr Karl Kruszelnicki's jobs as Australia's most popular science communicator is to answer people's questions about climate change. Now, in this never dull, easy-to-understand guide Dr Karl explains the science of climate change and how we can fix it (we can!). So when your uncle says (again) that it's a load of hooey (or an illuminati conspiracy), you can keep your cool and talk like a boss about why it's getting hotter and what we can do about it.
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            ISBN 9780733341298
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2021
            Publisher ABC Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Cradle to Cradle

            Cradle to Cradle (Paperback)

            By Braungart, Michael; McDonough, William

            • RRP: $28.99
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            Guided by the principle waste equals food, this book explains how products can be designed from the outset so that, after their useful lives, they provide nourishment for something fresh - continually circulating as pure and viable materials within a 'cradle to cradle' model. It ...makes a viable case for putting eco-effectiveness into practice.
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            ISBN 9780099535478
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2009
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Patterns of Life
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            The Brilliance of Bioenergy: In Business and In Practice
              

            The Brilliance of Bioenergy: In Business and In Practice (Hardback)

            By Sims, Ralph E. H.

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            Covers the main resources and technologies, principles, practice, social and environmental issues as well as the economics involved in bioenergy. The book also presents practical experiences - both 'how to' and 'how not to' - in the form of case studies of both small and large sc...ale projects in both developed and developing countries.
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            ISBN 9781849710695
            Released NZ 1 Feb 2002
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Photoelectrochemical Materials and Energy Conversion Processes

            Photoelectrochemical Materials and Energy Conversion Processes (Hardback, 12th Revised edition)

            Edited by Alkire, Richard C.; Kolb, Dieter M.; Lipkowski, Jacek; Ross, Phil N.

            • RRP: $355.99
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            An international group of leading scientists from the field has contributed to the 12th volume in this series, covering a range of different types of solar cells and including a critical comparison of the different techniques available for manufacturing the semiconductors needed.

            ISBN 9783527328598
            Released NZ 15 Dec 2010
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Advances in Electrochemical Sciences and Engineering
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            Harnessing Renewable Energy in Electric Power Systems: Theory, Practice, Policy
             

            Harnessing Renewable Energy in Electric Power Systems: Theory, Practice, Policy (Hardback)

            Edited by Moselle, Boaz; Padilla, Jorge; Schmalensee, Richard

            • RRP: $306.00
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            Drawing on both economic theory and the experiences of the United States and EU member states, this book addresses the key questions surrounding renewable energy policies. It is of interest to a range of policymakers, the electric power industry, and economists who study energy a...nd environmental issues.
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            ISBN 9781933115900
            Released NZ 8 Sep 2010
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Plant Biomass Conversion

            Plant Biomass Conversion (Hardback)

            Edited by Hood, Elizabeth E.; Nelson, Peter; Powell, Randall

            • RRP: $458.99
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            As concerns regarding increasing energy prices, global warming and renewable resources continue to grow, so has scientific discovery into agricultural biomass conversion.

            ISBN 9780813816944
            Released NZ 28 Jan 2011
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Handbook of Biomass Combustion and Co-firing
             

            The Handbook of Biomass Combustion and Co-firing (Paperback)

            Edited by Loo, Sjaak van; Koppejan, Jaap

            • RRP: $177.00
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            Presents the theory and application of biomass combustion and co-firing, from basic principles to industrial combustion and environmental impact. This book covers subjects including biomass fuel pre-treatment and logistics, modelling the combustion process and ash-related issues,... featuring an overview of the R&D needs regarding biomass combustion.
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            ISBN 9781849711043
            Released NZ 30 Jun 2010
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Energy for a Sustainable World: From the Oil Age to a Sun-Powered Future

            Energy for a Sustainable World: From the Oil Age to a Sun-Powered Future (Paperback)

            By Balzani, Vincenzo; Armaroli, Nicola

            • RRP: $78.99
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            An excellent source of information and a must-read for non-specialists, this book accurately surveys the energy issue from a broad scientific perspective while considering the alternatives from an environmental, economic, and social viewpoint.

            ISBN 9783527325405
            Released NZ 15 Dec 2010
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
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