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The Resource Windfall : the booming business of global warming, McKenzie Funk

Windfall : the booming business of global warming, McKenzie Funk

Label
Windfall : the booming business of global warming
Title
Windfall
Title remainder
the booming business of global warming
Statement of responsibility
McKenzie Funk
Title variation
Wind fall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An investigation into how entrepreneurial people and institutions around the globe are cashing in on the new world being created by global warming--and who will pay the price for it"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Funk, McKenzie
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HB615
LC item number
.F86 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Global warming
  • Clean energy investment
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Green Business
  • Clean energy investment
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Global warming
  • Changement climatique
  • Aspects économiques
  • Esprit d'entreprise
  • Désastres naturels
  • Affaires
Label
Windfall : the booming business of global warming, McKenzie Funk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part 1: The melt. Cold rush : Canada defends the Northwest Passage ; Shell games : when an oil company believes in climate change ; Greenland rising : an independence movement heats up ; Father of invention : Israel saves the melting Alps -- Part 2: The drought. Too big to burn : public fires, private firefighters ; Uphill to money : where water runs when it runs out ; Farmland grab : Wall Street goes to South Sudan ; Green wall, black wall : Africa tries to keep the Sahara at bay, Europe tries to keep Africa at bay -- Part 3: The deluge. Great wall of India : what to do about the Bangladesh problem ; Seawalls for sale : why the Netherlands loves sea-level rise ; Better things for better living : climate genetics ; Problem solved : our geoengineered future -- Epilogue : Magical thinking
Control code
849719205
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
310 p., [16] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9781594204012
Lccn
2013028118
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)849719205
Label
Windfall : the booming business of global warming, McKenzie Funk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part 1: The melt. Cold rush : Canada defends the Northwest Passage ; Shell games : when an oil company believes in climate change ; Greenland rising : an independence movement heats up ; Father of invention : Israel saves the melting Alps -- Part 2: The drought. Too big to burn : public fires, private firefighters ; Uphill to money : where water runs when it runs out ; Farmland grab : Wall Street goes to South Sudan ; Green wall, black wall : Africa tries to keep the Sahara at bay, Europe tries to keep Africa at bay -- Part 3: The deluge. Great wall of India : what to do about the Bangladesh problem ; Seawalls for sale : why the Netherlands loves sea-level rise ; Better things for better living : climate genetics ; Problem solved : our geoengineered future -- Epilogue : Magical thinking
Control code
849719205
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
310 p., [16] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9781594204012
Lccn
2013028118
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)849719205

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