Environment, Development, and Sustainability

Environment, Development, and Sustainability

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Case studies from technologists, engineers, natural and social scientists, and practitioners present multiple perspectives on sustainable development. Examples from both developing and developed countries, show how environment, development and sustainability intertwine to form an issue of truly global concern.2004) outlined a set of business friendly innovations for a two-decade transition from oil to alternative energy sources. ... Citizens must play a role tooa€”a big role a€”because their choices guide the markets, enforce accountability, and spur social innovation. The surprise popularity of Toyotaa#39;s Prius, Hondaa#39;s Civic hybrid, and Forda#39;s Escape hybrid . . . suggest that consumers welcome efficient designsanbsp;...

Title:Environment, Development, and Sustainability
Author:Gordon Wilson, Pamela Furniss, Richard Kimbowa
Publisher:Oxford University Press - 2010


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