Beyond the Energy-Water-Food Nexus : New Strategies for 21st-Century Growth.
By: Sarni, Will.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.DoShorts: Publisher: : Routledge, 2015Copyright date: ©2015Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (73 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781910174494.Subject(s): Environmental auditing | Natural resources -- Accounting | Sustainable developmentGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Beyond the Energy-Water-Food Nexus : New Strategies for 21st-Century GrowthDDC classification: 657.95 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Intro -- Abstract -- About the Author -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 -- What is the Nexus? Meeting the Energy, Water and Food Needs of 9 Billion People -- Chapter 2 -- Global Trends in Energy, Water and Food -- 2.1 Energy -- 2.2 Water -- 2.3 Food -- Chapter 3 -- How Did We Get Here? What is Not Working? -- 3.1 Silo thinking -- 3.2 Public policy -- 3.3 Market failure -- Chapter 4 -- What Has To Change? -- 4.1 Decoupling growth from resource use -- 4.2 Moving out of the silos - What do solutions look like? -- 4.3 Integrated solutions in the utility sectors -- Chapter 5 -- Twenty-first-Century Thinking: A New Framework with New Rules -- 5.1 A new framework -- 5.2 Soft paths -- 5.3 Technology solutions -- Chapter 6 -- Closing Thoughts: Abandon Business as Usual -- References.
This concise guide goes beyond just identifying the problems and helps organizations abandon "business as usual" thinking to begin solving the issues found at the food, water and energy nexus.
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