Carbon Dioxide / Monoxide Books

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Carbon Dioxide Removal from Coal-Fired Power Plants

by Springer

To diminish the threat of a rapidly changing climate, emissions of CO2 should be reduced. One way to reduce these emissions is CO2 removal -- the recovery of carbon dioxide from energy conversion processes and storage outside the atmosphere. This book, authored by one of the pioneers in this field, gives an extensive description of three ...;

CO2 and Biosphere

by Springer

An international workshop on 'CO2 and Biosphere' was held in Wageningen, the Netherlands on 15-19 November 1991 as part of the activities of the CO2 Commission of the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research: this volume includes 32 papers presented at the workshop. The CO2 Commission stimulates and coordinates a broad range of ...;

Global Warming

by Eurospan Ltd

For the foreseeable future, the international climate regime will include some countries that execute emissions commitments on an economy-wide basis and others that take more limited action. This distinction is already raising some tricky political concerns, particularly the fear that the resulting costs will cause the off-shoring of industrial ...;

Shelter Co-operatives in Eastern and Southern Africa

by Earthprint Ltd

This is the premier edition of State of World Cities, now a biennual flagship publication of UN-HABITAT. With a foreword by UN Secretary-General Kofi Anan and an introduction by UN-HABITAT Executive Director Mrs. Anna Tibaijuka, the publication was the first attempt by UN-HABITAT to monitor, analyze and report on major areas of the Habitat Agenda ...;

The Kyoto Protocol

by Springer

The adoption of the Kyoto Protocol in December 1997 was a major achievement in the endeavour to tackle the problem of global climate change at the dawn of the 21st century. After many years of involvement in the negotiation process, the book's two internationally recognised authors now offer the international community a first hand and inside ...;

Global Warming

by Cambridge University Press

Global warming and the resulting climate change is one of the most serious environmental problems facing the world community. Global Warming: the Complete Briefing is the most comprehensive guide available to the subject. A world-renowned expert, Sir John Houghton explores the scientific basis of global warming and the likely impacts of climate ...;

Lime for Enviromental Uses

by ASTM International

Papers focus on the environmental uses of lime, including scrubbing of carbon dioxide and sulfur oxides; stabilizing and solidifying waste; and stabilizing expansive and silty clays in soils.;

Air Quality and Comfort in Airliner Cabins

by ASTM International

This significant, new ASTM publication provides a valuable insight into the numerous issues and challenges associated with air quality in airliner cabins. It examines 15 peer-reviewed papers, written by professionals known worldwide for scientific investigations of the aircraft cabin environment. Specific attention is give to potential causes of ...;

Low-Carbon Energy: A Roadmap

by Worldwatch Institute

SummaryTechnologies available today, and those expected to become competitive over the next decade, will permit a rapid decarbonization of the global energy economy. New renewable energy technologies, combined with a broad suite of energy-efficiency advances, will allow global energy needs to be met without fossil fuels and by adding only ...;

Engine Coolants; Halogenated Organic Solvents and Fire Extinguishing Agents; Industrial and Specialty Chemicals

by ASTM International

This volume features the latest standards on: Engine Coolants--references coolant and ethylene glycol, and establishes standard procedures for performing physical, chemical, and performance tests. Halogenated Organic Solvents and Fire Extinguishing Agents--focuses on standards for virgin and reclaimed halogenated solvents and substitutes for ...;

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