Living in a Low-Carbon Society in 2050 by H. HerringLiving in a Low-Carbon Society in 2050 by H. Herring

Living in a Low-Carbon Society in 2050

byH. Herring

Hardcover | August 29, 2012

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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.
GRACE CRABB Head of Water Systems and Land Management at the Centre for Alternative Technology, UK ANGELA DRUCKMAN Senior Lecturer in Sustainable Energy & Climate Change Mitigation at the University of Surrey, UK TIMOTHY FOXON RCUK Academic Fellow in the Sustainability Research Institute at the University of Leeds, UK BASTIEN GIROD Cur...
Title:Living in a Low-Carbon Society in 2050Format:HardcoverDimensions:231 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.78 inPublished:August 29, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230282253

ISBN - 13:9780230282254

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Table of Contents

Introduction; H.Herring PART I: POLICY Why a Low-carbon Society; S.Peake Low Carbon Living in 2050; N.Hole What is the Carbon Footprint of a Decent Life?; A.Druckman  & T.Jackson Transport and Mobility Choices in 2050; S.Potter A Low Carbon Transition; N.Strachan  & T.Foxon PART II: CASE STUDIES Case Studies in Low Carbon Living; R.Roy Designing and Creating my Low Carbon Home; C.Mitchell Land Use Scenario 2050; G.Crabb  & A.Thorogood Zero Carbon Britain: Time to Say 'we will'; T.Hawkes Low Carbon Society in Switzerland; B.Girod PART III: STORIES Little Greenham; J.Goodman The Housing Ladder; R.Levett The Refugee; T.Hawkes The Gun and the Sun; H.Herring Conclusion; H.Herring