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  • The Market Gardener
    The Market Gardener (English, Paperback) Jean-Martin Fortier, Marie Bilodeau

    Grow better not bigger with proven low-tech, human-scale, biointensive farming methods

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  • A Handbook of Scotland's Wild Harvests
    A Handbook of Scotland's Wild Harvests (Paperback) Fi Martynoga

    This inspirational guide is bursting with invaluable know-how on Scotland's wild harvest, covering what, where, when and how you can use your bounty in sustainable ways - from the most useful and widespread of species to the less well-known, and from leaves and berries to saps, seeds, seaweeds, mosses and wood.

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  • Gaia
    Gaia (English, Paperback) James Lovelock

    Gaia, in which James Lovelock puts forward his inspirational and controversial idea that the Earth functions as a single organism, with life influencing planetary processes to form a self-regulating system aiding its own survival, is now a classic work that continues to provoke heated scientific debate.

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  • Surviving the Future
    Surviving the Future (English, Paperback) David Fleming

    A Story from Lean Logic...

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  • Cradle to Cradle
    Cradle to Cradle (English, Paperback) Michael Braungart, William McDonough

    Drawing on their experience in redesigning everything from carpeting to corporate campuses, McDonough and Braungart make an exciting and viable case for putting eco-effectiveness into practice, and show how anyone involved in making anything can begin to do so as well.

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  • Electric and Hybrid Vehicles
    Electric and Hybrid Vehicles (English, Paperback) Tom Denton

    The first book on electric and hybrid vehicles (EVs) written specifically for automotive students and vehicle ownersClear diagrams, photos and flow charts outline the charging infrastructure, how EV technology works, and how to repair and maintain hybrid and electric vehiclesOptional IMI online eLearning materials enable students to study the subject further and test their knowledge...

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  • The Hunter-Gatherer Way
    The Hunter-Gatherer Way (English, Paperback) Ffyona Campbell

    This is the long awaited fourth book of bestseller Ffyona Campbell, author of: On Foot Through Africa (Orion); The Whole Story, a walk around the world (Orion); Feet of Clay (Orion).The Hunter-Gatherer Way is about the adventures the author had after she finished walking around the world.

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  • The Age of Sustainable Development
    The Age of Sustainable Development (English, Paperback) Jeffrey D. Sachs

    A bold and engaging intellectual synthesis on how modern societies can develop economically, equitably, and sustainably while preserving Earth's ecosystems and biodiversity.

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  • How to Thrive in the Next Economy
    How to Thrive in the Next Economy (English, Paperback) John Thackara

    Is there no escape from an economy that devours nature in the name of endless growth? The author's answer is a rousing 'yes, there is.' Drawing on a lifetime of travel in search of real-world alternatives that work, he describes how communities the world over are creating a replacement economy from the ground up.

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  • Sustainable Energy - without the hot air
    Sustainable Energy - without the hot air (English, Paperback) David J. C. MacKay

    The best-selling book on understanding sustainable energy and how we can make energy plans that add up.

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  • Sustainable Materials, Processes and Production
    Sustainable Materials, Processes and Production (English, Paperback) Rob Thompson, Martin Thompson

    Suitable for design students, this book provides an understanding of the environmental impact of materials, manufacturing processes and product lifecycles, and a guide on how to select and use them in an intelligent way. It is packed with practical information and analysis on 15 materials, 14 processes and six production lifecycles.

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  • Putting the Genie Back
    Putting the Genie Back (English, Paperback) David Hone

    Climate change is one of the most pervasive yet least understood issues of our generation. This book explores the climate issue from its very beginnings through to the end of the 21st Century, looking in depth at the transition challenge we collectively face.

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  • Food and Urbanism
    Food and Urbanism (English, Paperback) Susan Parham

    "Cities are now home to over fifty per cent of the world's population, but the contribution of food to shaping cities is often overlooked. Food matters in designing and planning cities because how it is grown, transported, bought, cooked, eaten, cleaned up and disposed of has significant effects on creating a sustainable, resilient and convivial urban future. The book explores methods for...

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  • The Re-Use Atlas
    The Re-Use Atlas (English, Paperback) Duncan Baker-Brown

    This book is a highly illustrated ?map,? using photos, infographics and statistics, showing designers how they can successfully navigate the emerging field of resource management and the circular economy. Using the Brighton Waste House Project as a basis for this, the book will look at key moments and landmark decisions made during its design and construction, as well as the people and projects...

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  • Install Your Own Solar Panels
    Install Your Own Solar Panels (English, Paperback) Joe Burdick, Philip Schmidt

    This comprehensive DIY guide shows homeowners how to install a whole-house photovoltaic system. Detailed photos, illustrations, and step-by-step instructions follow the same process professionals use ? from planning and designing to installing rooftop and ground-mounted tracks.

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  • Power from the Wind
    Power from the Wind (English, Paperback) Dan Chiras

    The completely revised and updated comprehensive guide to small wind energy systems

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  • Ecological Urbanism
    Ecological Urbanism (English, Paperback) Mohsen Mostafavi

    This is the 4th revised edition of the international bestseller.

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  • Creating Regenerative Cities
    Creating Regenerative Cities (English, Paperback) Herbert Girardet

    "Large modern cities have effectively declared their independence from nature. But while they take up only three to four percent of the world's land surface, their ecological footprints cover the entire globe. With current methods of resources use, cities are undermining the ecological basis of their own existence. To meet the aspirations of city people in developing as well as developed...

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  • Sustainability Principles and Practice
    Sustainability Principles and Practice (English, Paperback) Margaret Robertson

    This new and expanded edition builds upon the first edition's accessible and comprehensive overview of the interdisciplinary field of sustainability. The focus is on furnishing solutions and equipping the student with both conceptual understanding and technical skills for the workplace....

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  • Power from the Sun
    Power from the Sun (English, Paperback) Dan Chiras

    The completely revised and updated guide to solar energy - everything you need to power your home or small business

    $24.83 $29.95
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