Sustainable Development, Energy and the City: A Civilisation of Concepts and Actions
ISBN/ASIN: 0387243542,9780387243542 | 2005 | English | pdf | 281/300 pages | 15.4 Mb
Publisher: Springer | Author: Voula P. Mega | Edition: 2005
No progress towards sustainable development is possible without the participation of informed and aware citizens and decision-makers. This book examines a dynamic sector – energy – and a space – city – that are critical for sustainability. Urban energy systems are capital intensive and have long lives. Immediate change is difficult, but innovation is crucial for progress toward more intelligent systems. Here is an informative guide for decision makers and citizens alike.