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Cooler Smarter : Practical Steps for Low-Carbon Living.

Author: The Union of Concerned Scientists; Seth Shulman; Jeff Deyette
Publisher: Washington : Island Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How can each of us live Cooler, Smarter? This book explains how to make the biggest impact and when not to sweat the small stuff. It also turns many eco-myths on their head, like the importance of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: The Union of Concerned Scientists; Seth Shulman; Jeff Deyette
ISBN: 1597263443 9781597263443 161091192X 9781610911924
OCLC Number: 952774677
Description: 1 online resource (336 pages)
Contents: ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Table of Contents""; ""Foreword""; ""Part I: Thinking about Your Climate Choices""; ""1. Can One Person Make a Difference?""; ""2. Sweat the Right Stuff""; ""3. The Weight of the Evidence: How We Know the Planet Is Warming""; ""Part II: Making Effective Climate Choices""; ""4. Driving Down Emissions""; ""5. Home Is Where the Heat Is""; ""6. Taking Charge of Electricity at Home""; ""7. A Low-Carbon Diet""; ""8. The Right Stuff""; ""Part III: Rescuing the Future""; ""9. Step Up, Connect, Transform""; ""10. Stepping Up at Work"" ""11. Making Government Work for Us""""12. Welcome to Our Low-Carbon Future""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Appendix A: Resources""; ""Appendix B: Our Paths to 20: Team Member Statements about Reducing Our Own Carbon Footprints""; ""Appendix C: An Explanation of Our Research and Analysis Methodology""; ""Appendix D: Research Results""; ""Notes""; ""About the Authors""; ""Index""
Other Titles: Cooler smarter: practical steps for low-carbon living : expert advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists

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