Green Technologies Collection, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1609606272
  • ISBN-13: 9781609606275
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
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  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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How to best preserve the environment and conserve natural resources is a topic of concern for both current and future generations. The study of environmental and green technologies has increased dramatically as more individuals and organizations begin to recognize the importance of sustainability and emphasize the need to "go green". The GREEN TECHNOLOGIES COLLECTION is a specialized reference collection which supports research in the field of green technology. This premier package includes 19 scholarly titles focusing on environmental technologies, environmental engineering, sustainable development, and geoinformatics. These titles represent IGI Global’s unique coverage of the impact and effective use of technology within the area of green technology

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Green Technologies Collection: Climate Change, Supply Chain Management, And Enterprise Adaptation: Implications Of Global Warming On The Economy  (ISBN-10: 1616928026 | ISBN-13: 9781616928025)

This book provides an interdisciplinary treatment of issues raised by climate change in connection with its implications for society, environment and economy, particularly at the company and the supply chain levels.

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Green Technologies Collection: Coastal Informatics: Web Atlas Design And Implementation  (ISBN-10: 161520816X | ISBN-13: 9781615208166)

This book examines state-of-the-art developments in coastal informatics (e.g., data portals, data, metadata vocabularies and ontologies, metadata creation, extraction, cross-walking tools, geographic and information management systems, grid computing) and coastal mapping (particularly via Internet map servers) and web-based geographical information and analysis.

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Green Technologies Collection: Corporate Environmental Management Information Systems: Advancements And Trends  (ISBN-10: 1615209824 | ISBN-13: 9781615209828)

This book summarizes the state of the art in the emergent field of Corporate Environmental Management Information Systems, showing researchers, managers, engineers and information technology specialists how to develop and implement effective CEMIS.

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Green Technologies Collection: Decision Support Systems In Agriculture, Food And The Environment: Trends, Applications And Advances  (ISBN-10: 1615208828 | ISBN-13: 9781615208821)

This title presents the development of DSS for managing agricultural and environmental systems, focusing on the exposition of innovative methodologies, from web-mobile systems to artificial intelligence and knowledge-based DSS, as well as their applications in every aspect from harvest planning to international food production and land management. This book provides an in depth look into the growing importance of DSS in agriculture.

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Green Technologies Collection: Geographic Information Systems And Health Applications  (ISBN-10: 1591400767 | ISBN-13: 9781591400769)

This book presents a sampling of the many applications utilizing GIS in the field of health, including needs of less-developed countries in utilizing the concepts and technologies of mapping.

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Green Technologies Collection: Handbook Of Research On Hydroinformatics: Technologies, Theories And Applications  (ISBN-10: 1615209085 | ISBN-13: 9781615209088)

This book provides relevant theoretical frameworks and empirical research findings in the area hydroinformatics to assist professionals to improve their understanding of the development and use of decision support tools to support decision making and integrated water management at different organizational levels and domains.

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Green Technologies Collection: Information Systems For Sustainable Development  (ISBN-10: 1591403448 | ISBN-13: 9781591403449)

INFORMATION SYSTEMS FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT provides a survey on approaches to information systems supporting sustainable development in the private or public sector. It also documents and encourages the first steps of environmental information processing towards this more comprehensive goal.

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Green Technologies Collection: Regional Innovation Systems And Sustainable Development: Emerging Technologies  (ISBN-10: 1616928484 | ISBN-13: 9781616928483)

This book promotes scientific discussion on standards and practices of regional development, while also covering emerging research topics in regional innovation systems and sustained development.

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Green Technologies Collection: Rethinking Sustainable Development: Urban Management, Engineering, And Design  (ISBN-10: 1616920238 | ISBN-13: 9781616920234)

This book investigates the role of urban, regional and infrastructure planning in achieving sustainable urban and infrastructure development, providing insights into overcoming the consequences of unsustainable development.

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Green Technologies Collection: Sustainable Urban And Regional Infrastructure Development: Technologies, Applications And Management  (ISBN-10: 1615207767 | ISBN-13: 9781615207763)

This book aims to bridge the gap in the current literature by addressing the overall problems present in major infrastructure in society, and the technologies that may be applied to overcome these problems.

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