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The vertical farm : the world grows up

Author: Dickson D Despommier
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's ; Godalming : Melia [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vertical farming can be located on abandoned city properties, creating new urban revenue streams. They may employ lots of skilled and unskilled labor. They can be run on wind, solar, tidal, and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dickson D Despommier
ISBN: 9780312611392 0312611390
OCLC Number: 606785276
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Responsibility: Dickson Despommier.

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A captivating argument that will intrigue general readers and give policymakers and investors much to ponder. "Kirkus Reviews" A visionary known the world over, Despommier believes that the vertical Read more...

 
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