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Drawdown : the most comprehensive plan ever proposed to reverse global warming



Contributors: Hawken, Paul, editor.
Year/Format: 2017, Book , xv, 240 pages :
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Publication information: New York, New York : Penguin Books, [2017]
ISBN: 0143130447
ISBN: 9780143130444
Language: English
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Record ID: 3495825
Variant Title: Draw down
Format: Regular Print Book
Physical description: xv, 240 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Date acquired: April 18, 2017
More creator details: edited by Paul Hawken.
General note: Includes index.
Contents note: Energy -- Wind turbines -- Microgrids -- Geothermal -- Solar farms -- Rooftop solar -- Wave and tidal -- Concentrated solar -- Biomass energy -- Nuclear -- Cogeneration -- Micro wind -- Alexander von Humboldt -- Methane digesters -- In-stream hydro -- Waste to energy -- Grid flexibility -- Energy storage, utilities -- Energy storage. distributed -- Solar water -- Food -- Plant rich diet -- Farmland restoration -- Reduced food waste -- Clean cookstoves -- Multistrata agroforestry -- Improved rice production -- Silvopasture -- Why bother? -- Regenerative agriculture -- Nutrient management -- Tree intercropping -- Conservation agriculture -- Composting -- Biochar -- Tropical staple trees -- Farmland irrigation -- The hidden half of nature -- Managed grazing -- Women and girls -- Women smallholders -- Family planning -- Educating girls -- Buildings and cities -- Net zero buildings -- Walkable cities -- Bike infrastructure -- Green roofs -- LED lighting -- Heat pumps -- Smart glass -- Smart thermostats -- District heating -- Building with wood -- Landfill methane -- Insulation -- Retrofitting -- Building automation systems -- Water distribution -- Water saving, home.
Contents note: Land use -- Forest protection -- Coastal wetlands -- Tropical forests -- Bamboo -- The man who stopped the desert -- Perennial biomass -- Peatlands -- Indigenous peoples' land management -- Temperate forests -- The hidden life of trees -- Afforestation -- Transport -- Mass transit -- High speed rail -- Ships -- Electric vehicles -- Ridesharing -- Electric bikes -- Cars -- Airplanes -- Trucks -- Telepresence -- Trains -- Materials -- Household recycling -- Industrial recycling -- Alternative cement -- Refrigerant management -- Recycled paper -- Bioplastic -- Coming attractions -- Repopulating the mammoth steppe -- Pasture cropping -- Enhanced weathering -- Marine permaculture -- Intensive silvopasture -- Artificial leaf -- Autonomous vehicles -- Solid state wave energy -- Living buildings -- On care for our common home -- Direct air capture -- Hydrogen boron fusion -- Smart highways -- Hyperloop -- Microbial farming -- Industrial hemp -- Perennial crops -- A cow walks onto a beach -- Ocean farming -- Smart grids -- Building with wood -- Reciprocity -- Conclusion -- What do the numbers tell us?
Contributor: Hawken, Paul, editor.
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