From the coauthor of the New York Times bestseller The Second Machine Age, a paradigm-shifting argument “full of fascinating information and provocative insights” (Publishers Weekly, starred review)—demonstrating that we are increasing prosperity while using fewer natural resources.
Find out where our world is headed with this dazzling first-hand account of inventing the future from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of What Should I Do With My Life? and the founder of science accelerator IndieBio.$34.95ISBN: 9781529213270Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Bristol University Press - November 21st, 2020
As we face a profound environmental crisis, we often think that it can be overcome by smart systems and green innovations, but this is risky since increasingly complex technological solutions rely on less abundant materials.$20.00ISBN: 9780300255225Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Yale University Press - September 15th, 2020A 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.$28.00ISBN: 9781426221019Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: National Geographic - August 25th, 2020
In this inspiring manifesto, an internationally renowned ecologist makes a clear case for why protecting nature is our best health insurance, and why it makes economic sense. Enric Sala wants to change the world--and in this compelling book, he shows us how. Once we appreciate how nature works, he asserts, we will understand why conservation is economically wise and essential to our survival.$17.95ISBN: 9781603588652Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - August 19th, 2020
"Compelling, Fascinating, sometimes unexpectedly moving, this vitally important book is, above all, a springboard for hope and transformation."--Isabella Tree
"A lucid and compelling look at the global movement of ecological rehabilitation."-- The Boston Globe$19.95ISBN: 9781645020394Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - August 31st, 2020
With a new epilogue about Bill Gates's global agenda and how we can resist the billionaires' war on life$19.95ISBN: 9781603589604Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - August 20th, 2020
"What Wales is doing today, the world will do tomorrow."--Nikhil Seth, UN Assistant Secretary General
The story of how one small nation responded to global climate issues by radically rethinking public policy for future generations$28.50ISBN: 9780300247152Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Yale University Press - September 13th, 2020A compelling look at the B Corp movement and why socially and environmentally responsible companies are vital for everyone’s future—"a valuable guide to an important force" (Financial Times)
"An important blueprint for how businesses can and should be both successful and a force for good."—Rose Marcario, President and CE$28.00ISBN: 9780525575689Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Currency - September 8th, 2020
“Innovation” is the hottest buzzword in business. But what if our obsession with finding the next big thing has distracted us from the work that matters most?$17.00ISBN: 9781501163593Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Simon & Schuster - November 10th, 2020
Meet Michael Skelly, the man boldly harnessing wind energy that could power America’s future and break its fossil fuel dependence in this “essential, compelling look into the future of the nation’s power grid” (Bryan Burrough, author of The Big Rich).
The United States is in the midst of an energy transition.$18.00ISBN: 9781250758224Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Picador - November 10th, 2020
This century has seen the costliest hurricanes in U.S. history—but who bears the brunt of these monster storms?