Climate Change Cities

Renewing Local Planning to Face Climate Change in the Tropics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 9, 2017
Renewing Local Planning to Face Climate Change in the Tropics

Renewing Local Planning to Face Climate Change in the Tropics By Maurizio Tiepolo, Alessandro Pezzoli, Vieri Tarchiani
English | PDF | 2017 | 375 Pages | ISBN : 3319590952 | 9.5 MB

This book aims to inspire decision makers and practitioners to change their approach to climate planning in the tropics through the application of modern technologies for characterizing local climate and tracking vulnerability and risk, and using decision-making tools. Drawing on 16 case studies conducted mainly in the Caribbean, Central America, Western and Eastern Africa, and South East Asia it is shown how successful integration of traditional and modern knowledge can enhance disaster risk reduction and adaptation to climate change in the tropics.

The Biochar Solution: Carbon Farming and Climate Change (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 16, 2017
The Biochar Solution: Carbon Farming and Climate Change (repost)

The Biochar Solution: Carbon Farming and Climate Change by Albert Bates
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0865716773 | ISBN-13: 9780865716773 | 208 pages | EPUB | 2,2 MB

Counteracting Urban Heat Island Effects in a Global Climate Change Scenario  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 14, 2017
Counteracting Urban Heat Island Effects in a Global Climate Change Scenario

Counteracting Urban Heat Island Effects in a Global Climate Change Scenario by Francesco Musco
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319104241 | 400 Pages | PDF | 47.4 MB

Urban heat islands are a new type of microclimatic phenomenon that causes a significant increase in the temperature of cities compared to surrounding areas.
Urban Cooperation and Climate Governance: How German and Indian Cities Join Forces to Tackle Climate Change

Urban Cooperation and Climate Governance: How German and Indian Cities Join Forces to Tackle Climate Change by Jan Beermann
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3658171456, 9783658171452 | 246 Pages | PDF | 5.02 MB

Cities on a Finite Planet : Towards Transformative Responses to Climate Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at April 8, 2017
Cities on a Finite Planet : Towards Transformative Responses to Climate Change

Cities on a Finite Planet :
Towards Transformative Responses to Climate Change

by Sheridan Bartlett and David Satterthwaite
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138184101 | 306 Pages | PDF | 3.39 MB

The foundation for the book is detailed city case studies on Bangalore, Bangkok, Dar es Salaam, Durban, London, Manizales, Mexico City, New York and Rosario.

The Agile City: Building Well-being and Wealth in an Era of Climate Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Feb. 15, 2017
The Agile City: Building Well-being and Wealth in an Era of Climate Change

The Agile City: Building Well-being and Wealth in an Era of Climate Change by James S. Russell
2011 | ISBN: 1597267244, 1597267252 | English | 312 pages | PDF/EPUB | 8 MB/3 MB
Resilient Cities: Cities and Adaptation to Climate Change - Proceedings of the Global Forum 2010 (repost)

Konrad Otto-Zimmermann, "Resilient Cities: Cities and Adaptation to Climate Change - Proceedings of the Global Forum 2010"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 9400707843 | 617 pages | PDF | 14,4 MB

Sustainable Energy Solutions for Climate Change (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 8, 2017
Sustainable Energy Solutions for Climate Change (repost)

Mark Diesendorf, "Sustainable Energy Solutions for Climate Change"
English | ISBN: 0415706149, 0415706092 | 2014 | 380 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
Coursera - Climate Change in Four Dimensions - University of California [repost]

Coursera - Climate Change in Four Dimensions - University of California
WEBRip | English | MP4 + PDF Guides | 960 x 540 | AVC ~305 kbps | 29.970 fps
AAC | 128 Kbps | 44.1 KHz | 2 channels | Subs: English (.srt) | 45:55:00 | 6.1 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Climate, Ecology

This course views climate change from a variety of perspectives at the intersection of the natural sciences, technology, and the social sciences and humanities.

Clive Doucet - Urban Meltdown: Cities, Climate Change and Politics-as-Usual  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rotten comics at Oct. 11, 2016
Clive Doucet - Urban Meltdown: Cities, Climate Change and Politics-as-Usual

Clive Doucet - Urban Meltdown: Cities, Climate Change and Politics-as-Usual
2007 | ISBN: 086571584X | English | 240 pages | PDF | 2 MB