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Communities, Councils and a Low Carbon Future : What We Can Do If Governments Won't

Label
Communities, Councils and a Low Carbon Future : What We Can Do If Governments Won't
Title
Communities, Councils and a Low Carbon Future
Title remainder
What We Can Do If Governments Won't
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The idea that councils can play a significant role in helping us to prepare for a low-carbon future may seem unlikely, but the fact is that they could be a big part of the solution. Local authorities have a duty of care to think about the future, and they can address the moral aspects as well as the operational and business aspects of their communities. They can help us to reduce the environmental impact of our lives in every way possible. Communities, Councils and a Low-Carbon Future includes current examples of best eco-practice from local authorities across the UK and elsewhere, and
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
333.75
Index
index present
LC call number
GE195
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Communities, Councils and a Low Carbon Future : What We Can Do If Governments Won't
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Dedications; Acknowledgements; Foreword by Rob Hopkins; Introduction; 1. A vision of a Transition council; 2. Finding your way around local government and influencing a council; 3. The view from the inside -- the experiences of four eco-councillors; 4. Biodiversity and green spaces; 5. Energy efficiency; 6. Energy generation; 7. Food; 8. Planning; 9. Procurement; 10. Recycling; 11. Transport; 12. Water; 13. Well-being; 14. Getting elected; Appendix: Executive summary of the Transition Audit of Somerset County Council; References; Resources; Index
Control code
ocn857364980
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (604 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857840578
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b3413718x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857364980
  • pebcs0857840568

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