Sustainable Energy Transition for Cities

Written By Miguel Amado
Sustainable Energy Transition for Cities
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 06 May 2022
  • ISBN : 0128242787
  • Pages : 250 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Sustainable Energy Transition for Cities written by Miguel Amado which was release on 06 May 2022, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Sustainable Energy Transition for Cities brings together empirical and applied research in both urban planning and sustainable energy, offering coherent and innovative best practices for urban energy transition planning. Using a multidisciplinary framework, the book views cities as an integrated system composed of components such as neighborhoods and districts within an overall net-zero energy balance. Intended for academics, practitioners and policymakers interested in sustainable energy transition, the book offers insights and best practices to promote the transition to a low carbon urban society. Includes real-world case studies from around the globe Examines replicable tools such as GIS, BIM and the E-City Platform for developing and implementing energy-efficient urban models Provides learning aids such as figures, maps, conceptual models, operative schemes, literature reviews, guideline tables, extensive bibliography, and links

Sustainable Energy Transition for Cities

Sustainable Energy Transition for Cities
  • Author : Miguel Amado,Francesca Poggi
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2022-05-06
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : Sustainable Energy Transition for Cities brings together empirical and applied research in both urban planning and sustainable energy, offering coherent and innovative best practices for urban energy transition planning. Using a multidisciplinary framework, the book views cities as an integrated system composed of components such as neighborhoods and districts within ...

Urban Energy Transition

Urban Energy Transition
  • Author : Peter Droege
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-08-12
  • Total pages : 706
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : Urban Energy Transition, second edition, is the definitive science and practice-based compendium of energy transformations in the global urban system. This volume is a timely and rich resource for all, as citizens, companies and their communities, from remote villages to megacities and metropolitan regions, rapidly move away from fossil fuel ...

Enabling Sustainable Energy Transitions

Enabling Sustainable Energy Transitions
  • Author : Siddharth Sareen
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-01-01
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : "This compact book argues that ideas about accountability and legitimation - drawn from work on environmental governance - can open up new analytical perspectives on what is holding back effective energy system transformation. With bite-size chapters and illustrative cases that draw on the work of five expert witnesses, this is ...

Cross Border Renewable Energy Transitions

Cross Border Renewable Energy Transitions
  • Author : Philippe Hamman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-12-27
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This book explores the intrinsically multiscale issue of renewable energy transition from a local, national and transnational perspective, and provides insights into current developments in the Upper Rhine Region that can serve as an international model. Organised around the exploration of stakeholder issues, the volume first describes a framework for ...

Network Governance and Energy Transitions in European Cities

Network Governance and Energy Transitions in European Cities
  • Author : Timea Nochta
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-10-22
  • Total pages : 157
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This book investigates and evaluates the opportunities and limitations of network governance in building local capacity for energy infrastructure governance. Presenting a comparative analysis of three city cases from across Europe- Birmingham, Frankfurt and Budapest- this book demonstrates how local factors shape the prospect of network governance to support low-carbon ...

Urban Sustainability Transitions

Urban Sustainability Transitions
  • Author : Niki Frantzeskaki,Vanesa Castán Broto,Lars Coenen,Derk Loorbach
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2017-06-14
  • Total pages : 402
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : The world’s population is currently undergoing a significant transition towards urbanisation, with the UN expecting that 70% of people globally will live in cities by 2050. Urbanisation has multiple political, cultural, environmental and economic dimensions that profoundly influence social development and innovation. This fundamental long-term transformation will involve the realignment of ...

Renewable Energy Transition in Asia

Renewable Energy Transition in Asia
  • Author : Nandakumar Janardhanan,Vaibhav Chaturvedi
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-02-12
  • Total pages : 292
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This book covers critical debates on policies, markets and emerging issues that shape renewable energy transition in the Asian region, which is fast becoming an epicenter of the global energy consumption. The chapters focus on domestic policies, geopolitics, technology landscape and governance structure pertaining to the development of renewable energy ...

Cities and Low Carbon Transitions

Cities and Low Carbon Transitions
  • Author : Harriet Bulkeley,Vanesa Castán Broto,Mike Hodson,Simon Marvin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2010-12-14
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : Current societies face unprecedented risks and challenges connected to climate change. Addressing them will require fundamental transformations in the infrastructures that sustain everyday life, such as energy, water, waste and mobility. A transition to a ‘low carbon’ future implies a large scale reorganisation in the way societies produce and use ...

Urban Energy Transition

Urban Energy Transition
  • Author : Peter Droege
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-09-06
  • Total pages : 664
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This compendium of 29 chapters from 18 countries contains both fundamental and advanced insight into the inevitable shift from cities dominated by the fossil-fuel systems of the industrial age to a renewable-energy based urban development framework. The cross-disciplinary handbook covers a range of diverse yet relevant topics, including: carbon emissions policy and ...

Energy Transition in the Baltic Sea Region

Energy Transition in the Baltic Sea Region
  • Author : Farid Karimi,Michael Rodi
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2022-02-28
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This book analyses the potential for active stakeholder engagement in the energy transition in the Baltic Sea Region (BSR) in order to foster clean energy deployment. Public acceptability and bottom-up activities can be critical for enduring outcomes to an energy transition. As a result, it is vital to understand how ...

Energy Transitions and the Future of the African Energy Sector

Energy Transitions and the Future of the African Energy Sector
  • Author : Victoria R. Nalule
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-10-12
  • Total pages : 477
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This book explores current developments in the African energy sector and highlights how these are likely to be affected by the ongoing global efforts to transition to a low-carbon economy. It analyses the legal, regulatory and policy frameworks at the national and regional level as they relate to Energy transition ...

Managing Environmental and Energy Transitions for Regions and Cities

Managing Environmental and Energy Transitions for Regions and Cities
  • Author : OECD
  • Publisher : OECD Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-11-18
  • Total pages : 135
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This report offers guidance on how to prepare regions and cities for the transition towards a climate-neutral and circular economy by 2050 and is directed to all policymakers seeking to identify and implement concrete and ambitious transition pathways. It describes how cities, regions, and rural areas can manage the transition in ...

Enabling Sustainable Energy Transitions

Enabling Sustainable Energy Transitions
  • Author : Siddharth Sareen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-10-09
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This open access book reframes sustainable energy transitions as being a matter of resolving accountability crises. It demonstrates how the empirical study of several practices of legitimation can analytically deconstruct energy transitions, and presents a typology of these practices to help determine whether energy transitions contribute to sustainability. The real-world ...

Renewable Energy Communities and the Low Carbon Energy Transition in Europe

Renewable Energy Communities and the Low Carbon Energy Transition in Europe
  • Author : Frans H. J. M. Coenen,Thomas Hoppe
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-01-03
  • Total pages : 289
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : This volume addresses renewable energy communities, and in particular renewable energy cooperatives (REScoops), in the context of the revised EU Renewables Directive. It provides a comprehensive account of the history and development of the renewable energy community movement in over six different countries of continental Europe. It addresses their visions, ...

Sustainable Development and Energy Transition in Europe and Asia

Sustainable Development and Energy Transition in Europe and Asia
  • Author : Bernadette Andreosso-O'Callaghan,Sam Dzever,Jacques Jaussaud,Robert Taylor
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-02-25
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0128242787
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Summary : Asian and European countries have adopted different approaches to the conflicting priorities of economic growth and low carbon emissions. In this volume – based on the revised versions of papers presented at the 24th International Euro-Asia Research Conference held in 2019 – the contrasts between the schools of thought of each continent are ...