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Climate change and sustainable development law in a nutshell

Nolon, John R

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  • Creator John R. Nolon, Patricia E. Salkin
  • Other Title
    • Climate change and sustainable development law
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication
    • St. Paul, MN : West, [2011]
    • ©2011
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • xxxix, 479 pages ; 19 cm
  • ISBNs 9780314264206, 0314264205
  • OCLC ocn690332198

Contents

  • Historical, scientific, and legal background -- The Federal, state, and local legal systems -- Federal policy, regulation, and markets -- State and regional climate change policy and regulation -- Local climate action plans, sustainability, and comprehensive planning -- Energy efficient buildings -- Green buildings and sites -- Green neighborhoods and transit oriented development -- Renewable energy : wind, solar, and beyond -- Sequestration -- Sea level rise adaptation and resiliency -- Appendix: Internet guide to climate change & sustainable development research
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