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Living in a low-carbon society in 2050 / edited by Horace Herring
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, c2012
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 4th Floor  TJ163.3 .L585 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Energy conservation
Power resources -- Forecasting
Energy policy
Physical Description xiii, 231 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Contents What is a low-carbon society? / Stephen Peake -- Low-carbon living in 2050 / Nicola Hole -- what is the carbon footprint of a decent life? / Angela Druckman and Tim Jackson -- Transport and mobility choices in 2050 / Stephen Potter -- A low-carbon transition / Neil Strachan and Timothy J. Foxon -- Case studies in low-carbon living / Robin Roy -- Designing and creating my low-carbon home / Catherine Mitchell -- Land use scenario 2050 / Grace Crabb and Adam Thorogood -- Zero-carbon Britain: time to say 'we will' / Tanya Hawkes -- Low-carbon society in Switzerland / Bastien Girod -- Little Greenham / James Goodman -- The housing ladder / Roger Levett -- The refugee / Tanya Hawkes -- The gun and the sun / Horace Herring
Summary "Combining theory, case studies and speculative fiction, a range of contributors, from leading UK academics to pioneering renewable activists, create a compelling picture of the potential perks and pitfalls of a low carbon future"-- Provided by publisher
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Series Energy, climate, and the environment series
Alternate Author Herring, Horace

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