Energy can and must work better for Africans.
Billions at Play, the follow up to NJ Ayuk's Big Barrels, tells us how. As OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo says in his foreword, Ayuk is a dreamer. But he is a dreamer with an action plan and through this book, he gives Africans the tools to get more from the energy industry.
This century has seen the costliest hurricanes in U.S. history—but who bears the brunt of these monster storms?
True Colors is about artists who create color from natural materials and about the historical importance and environmental sustainability of this practice. Deep conversations with twenty-eight artisans from every part of the globe reveal their wisdom, traditions, and know-how—and suggest that we ignore what they know at our peril.$28.00ISBN: 9781982103576Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Scribner - October 8th, 2019
From the coauthor of the New York Times bestseller The Second Machine Age, a compelling argument—masterfully researched and brilliantly articulated—that we have at last learned how to increase human prosperity while treading more lightly on our planet.$32.00ISBN: 9781541697249Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Basic Books - November 12th, 2019
The compelling history of how Latino immigrants revitalized the nation's cities after decades of disinvestment and white flight$28.00ISBN: 9781503607972Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Stanford Business Books - September 3rd, 2019
Companies are increasingly facing intense pressures to address stakeholder demands from every direction: consumers want socially responsible products; employees want meaningful work; investors now screen on environmental, social, and governance criteria; "clicktivists" create social media storms over company missteps.$19.99ISBN: 9780865719118Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: New Society Publishers - September 3rd, 2019
The only metric that tracks how much nature we have - and how much nature we use
Our economy is running a Bernie Madoff-style Ponzi scheme with the planet. We use future resources to run the present, using more than Earth can replenish. Like any such scheme, this works for a limited time, followed by a crash.$30.00ISBN: 9780300246247Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Yale University Press - October 22nd, 2019A practical, bipartisan call to action from the world’s leading thinkers on the environment and sustainability
Sustainability has emerged as a global priority over the past several years.$27.99ISBN: 9780814439814Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins Leadership - September 17th, 2019
The image of modern corporations has been shaped by a focus on profits over people and the environment, but this approach to capitalism is no longer viable. We are at an inflection point where business must take the lead in healing the crises of our time. The Healing Organization shows how corporations can become healing forces.$14.95ISBN: 9781912555307Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Lid Publishing - October 22nd, 2019