Drawdown - der Plan

Wie wir die Erderwärmung umkehren können

Author: Paul Hawken

Publisher: Gütersloher Verlagshaus

ISBN: 3641240689

Category: Nature

Page: 408

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Klimaerwärmung heißt, dass wir auf eine Zivilisationskrise unvorstellbaren Ausmaßes zusteuern. Und wir haben keinen Plan, wie wir das verhindern können. Oder doch? Dieses Buch beschreibt 100 existierende Ansätze der Verringerung von klimaschädlichen Gasen, die das Klimaproblem lösen können, wenn man sie vernetzt. Verblüffendes wird dabei deutlich und eine gut begründete Hoffnung entsteht: Es ist möglich, bis 2050 die Klimawende zu erreichen und die Erderwärmung zurückzudrehen. Ein Buch über ideenreiche Menschen, clevere Technologien und die Möglichkeit, die Dinge endlich anzupacken. Ein Zukunftsbuch! Der konkrete Plan, die Erderwärmung umzukehren – mit weltweitem Netzwerk 100 Stellschrauben gegen den Klima-Kollaps Die Antwort auf Donald Trumps Klima-Ignoranz Ein Buch, das Hoffnung macht und Zukunftsmut befeuert Kooperation mit der Deutschen Energieagentur
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Banks Lake Drawdown

Environmental Impact Statement

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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Page: N.A

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Lake drawdown as a method of improving water quality

Author: Jackson L. Fox,Patrick L. Brezonik,Michael A. Keirn,United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development,University of Florida

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Science

Page: 94

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Measuring the Impact of Sequestration and the Drawdown on the Defense Industrial Base

Author: Rhys McCormick,Andrew P. Hunter,Gregory Sanders

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1442280603

Category: Political Science

Page: 102

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This report analyzes prime and subprime Defense Department contract data to measure the impacts of the drawdown by sector to better understand how prime and subprime contractors have responded to this external market shock.
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Operation Iraqi Freedom: Preliminary Observations on DoD Planning for the Drawdown of U. S. Forces from Iraq

Congressional Testimony

Author: William M. Solis

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 1437924891

Category:

Page: 29

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The U.S. and Iraq have signed a Security Agreement calling for the drawdown of U.S. forces from Iraq. Multi-National Force-Iraq has issued a plan for the reduction of forces to 50,000 U.S. troops by Aug. 31, 2010, and a complete withdrawal of forces by the end of 2011. The drawdown from Iraq includes the withdrawal of 128,700 U.S. troops, over 115,000 contractor personnel, the closure or transfer of 295 bases, and the retrograde of over 3.3 million pieces of equipment. This statement focuses on: (1) the extent to which the DoD has planned for the drawdown in accordance with timelines set by the Agreement and presidential directive; and (2) factors that may impact the efficient execution of the drawdown in accordance with established timelines. Illus.
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The Impact of U.S. Military Drawdown in Iraq on Displaced and Other Vulnerable Populations

Analysis and Recommendations

Author: Olga Oliker,Audra K. Grant,Dalia Dassa Kaye

Publisher: Rand Corporation

ISBN: 0833052896

Category: Disengagement (Military science)

Page: 63

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As the United States continues to draw down its forces and prepares to end its military involvement in Iraq, the implications for Iraq's at-risk populations must be considered. Oliker, Grant, and Kaye assess the risks and implications of drawdown and withdrawal for some of the Iraqis in greatest danger, both within Iraq and in neighboring states. The authors conclude with recommendations on how the United States can mitigate identified problems.
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Fighter Drawdown Dynamics

Effects on Aircrew Inventories

Author: William W. Taylor,J. H. Bigelow,John A. Ausink

Publisher: Rand Corporation

ISBN: 0833046950

Category: BUSINESS & ECONOMICS

Page: 151

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The number of fighter aircraft in the Air Force inventory is decreasing, but the demand for experienced fighter pilots is increasing. The authors use a dynamic mathematical model to show that, to keep from damaging fighter unit readiness, fighter pilot production in the active Air Force must be reduced and new approaches to developing and managing personnel with fighter pilot-like skills must be adopted.
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Afghanistan After the Drawdown

U.S. Civilian Engagement in Afghanistan Post-2014

Author: Gerald F. Hyman

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1442228326

Category: Political Science

Page: 100

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Three primary factors will define post-2014 Afghanistan: security, governance and economic growth. These factors are detailed in this recent report.
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Adjusting To The Drawdown

Report Of The Defense Conversion Committee

Author: DIANE Publishing Company

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 9780788133084

Category: History

Page: 86

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Law of Multi-Bank Financing

Author: Agasha Mugasha

Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

ISBN: 9780773516281

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 506

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Combining doctrinal, practical, and comparative approaches The Law of Multi-bank Financing provides a comprehensive analysis of the legal and regulatory facets of multi-bank financing (particularly loan syndications and loan participations) as well as developing a conceptual framework that allows a consistent and rational approach to these financial practices.
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Drawdown

The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming

Author: Paul Hawken

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0141988444

Category: Science

Page: 256

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER For the first time ever, an international coalition of leading researchers, scientists and policymakers has come together to offer a set of realistic and bold solutions to climate change. All of the techniques described here - some well-known, some you may have never heard of - are economically viable, and communities throughout the world are already enacting them. From revolutionizing how we produce and consume food to educating girls in lower-income countries, these are all solutions which, if deployed collectively on a global scale over the next thirty years, could not just slow the earth's warming, but reach drawdown: the point when greenhouse gasses in the atmosphere peak and begin todecline. So what are we waiting for?
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Aquifer Test Data

Analysis and Evaluation

Author: Michael Kasenow

Publisher: Water Resources Publication

ISBN: 9781887201414

Category: Science

Page: 348

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Grafikdesign. Das Ideenbuch

Inspiration von 50 Meistern ihres Fachs

Author: Steven Heller,Gail Anderson

Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3830714351

Category: Architecture

Page: 128

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Gutes Grafikdesign basiert neben eigenen Ideen und Kreativität auf Schlüsselelementen, die durchaus erlernt und trainiert werden können. Hierfür analysieren Steven Heller und Gail Anderson herausragende Arbeiten der weltweit renommiertesten Gestalter mit: Von Michael Bierut, Jan Tschichold, Anton Stankowski, Neville Brody und Jessica Hische über Fons Hickmann, Paul Rand und Stefan Sagmeister bis hin zu Seymour Chwast, Otl Aicher, Paul Sahre und Christopher Niemann – erstklassige Projekte von fünfzig Kreativen werden hinsichtlich Kreativität und Techniken beleuchtet. Wie lassen sich Informationen klarer visualisieren? Wie können Lösungen emotional aufgeladen werden? Schließlich bringen die Autoren Handwerk und Konzeption zusammen, erklären, wie sich die Form auf unterschiedliche Art und Weise um den Content schmiegen kann – humorvoll, typografisch oder aber mit dem Spiel von Perspektiven. Last, but not least widmet sich ein ausführliches Kapitel dem Storytelling. Ein umfassendes Arbeitsbuch also, das gerade Newcomer bestens durch ihre Ausbildung begleiten wird.
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Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground

Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium (IS-Shanghai 2008)

Author: Charles W.W. Ng,H.W. Huang,G.B. Liu

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780203879986

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 886

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This volume comprises a collection of four special lectures, six general reports and 112 papers presented at the Sixth International Symposium of Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground (IS-Shanghai) held between 10 and 12 April 2008 in Shanghai, China. The Symposium was organised by Tongji University and the following themes were covered: 1. Analysis and numerical modelling of deep excavations 2. Construction method, ground treatment, and conditioning for tunnelling 3. Case histories 4. Safety issues, risk analysis, hazard management and control 5. Physical and numerical modelling 6. Calculation, design methods, and predictive tools This volume provides a valuable source of information on the the state-of-the-art in geotechnical engineering associated with the design, construction and monitoring of tunnels and excavations in soft ground, and will be of interest to academics and professionals involved in these areas.
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