Search Results: 'A Sustainable Model'

Search

×
×
×
×
141 results for "A Sustainable Model"
Sustainable Infrastructure System Modeling under Uncertainties and Dynamics By Yongxi Huang
Hardcover: $22.92
Ships in 6-8 business days.
Infrastructure systems support human activities in transportation, communication, water use, and energy supply. The dissertation research focuses on critical transportation infrastructure and... More > renewable energy infrastructure systems. The goal of the research efforts is to improve the sustainability of the infrastructure systems, with an emphasis on economic viability, system reliability and robustness, and environmental impacts.< Less
Sustainable Infrastructure System Modeling under Uncertainties and Dynamics By Yongxi Huang
eBook (PDF): $0.00
Download immediately.
Infrastructure systems support human activities in transportation, communication, water use, and energy supply. The dissertation research focuses on critical transportation infrastructure and... More > renewable energy infrastructure systems. The goal of the research efforts is to improve the sustainability of the infrastructure systems, with an emphasis on economic viability, system reliability and robustness, and environmental impacts.< Less
Built to Last: A Study in Alternative Church Models and Their Sustainable Features By Clayton Parks
Paperback: $6.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
Traditionally Churches are structured in organizational models that allow them to be easily affected by changes in resources, often resulting in decreased organizational functionality or even the... More > possibility of the organization ceasing to exist. In recent times, alternative church models have been put forward as a viable option to prevent decreased productivity and future closures of churches. This study aims to survey, analyse and evaluate case study churches in particular areas to better understand the effects on organizations resulting from major changes in resources. It will then attempt to better understand the possibility of churches sustaining themselves on limited or no resources in the areas of leadership, meeting space usage, and discipleship.< Less
Reinventing the Sale - A Model to Simplify and Sustain Strong Sales Growth By John Rees
eBook (ePub): $9.60
Download immediately.
The nature of business has changed but many businesses haven’t adapted. Unless they do they risk failure. You must reinvent the way you sell to do everything faster and better. This book is... More > based on a model called the Holistic Sale that helps you build rapid and sustainable sales growth by using proven world-class ideas and techniques. Based on four decades of experience, it’s a refreshing guide that applies to a business of any size. The ideas are easy to understand and they can be implemented rapidly to make a dramatic impact on your performance.< Less
Good Being, Good Living: The Modern Model for Sustained Holistic Health By Ryan Glidden
Paperback: $16.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
We all want to be healthy. Everywhere you turn, there’s a new diet or exercise routine that’s going to make you the fastest, strongest, and happiest you’ve ever been. With so many... More > choices and so many right answers, how do you know which is best? In Good Being, Good Living, author Ryan Glidden takes the overwhelmingly complicated health and fitness industry and simplifies it into seven key categories, practiced in three different ways. Good Being, Good Living offers a customized plan specifically for you that centers on awareness, education, and discipline. It helps you understand: You aren’t what you eat How to breathe your way to better health How to recharge your battery How not to exercise The three different worlds you live in Your two most important resources Why stress is good With suggestions, exercises, and questions to deepen awareness, Good Being, Good Living offers a guide to help you on your journey toward more profound health and happiness.< Less
Sustainability of Project Management By Saed Abdou
eBook (ePub): $8.99
Download immediately.
This research investigates the relationship between sustainability and project management, by identifying the concepts of sustainability in project management and how to integrate elements and... More > principles of sustainability in project management by using a framework (model) that can be applied to different project levels. And to provide a guideline for project managers on how they should consider sustainable aspects of the projects.< Less
Visions for A Sustainable Energy Future By Mark A. Gabriel
eBook (ePub): $99.99
Download immediately.
This book offers a unique insight into the corporate health of energy companies in an evolving landscape of deregulation. Cutting across both historical and present-day situations, it demonstrates... More > important elements vital to the success of energy companies coming out of a safe regulated structure, and dealing with a new, competitive environment. Targeted at corporate executives, energy professionals, the financial and investment communities, strategic planners, and regulators, readers will understand how energy companies can meet the challenges of a competitive environment, what it will take to evolve into healthy energy companies, the impacts of deregulation and assessment of successful and unsuccessful strategies for energy companies, the role of technology in business/product re-invention and a successful business model, and the differences and similarities of electricity to other commodities-the challenges to generation, environmental science and end-use sectors of the business.< Less
Fiscal sustainability of an independent Scotland By Michael Amior, Rowena Crawford, Gemma Tetlow
Paperback: $25.75
Ships in 3-5 business days
In this report, we use a model of the UK’s and Scotland’s long-run public finances to project levels of public revenues and spending over the next 50 years, taking into account projected... More > changes in the size and demographic structure of the population. We examine: • the long-run fiscal pressures that an independent Scotland may face; • how these would differ from those facing the UK; • the size of the fiscal consolidation that may be required to put Scotland’s public finances on a sustainable path. An independent Scottish government might not need to implement such a fiscal consolidation immediately, but these long-run fiscal pressures should form an important part of the backdrop to any discussions about potential restructuring of Scottish taxation and public spending in the event of independence.< Less
A Systems Approach to Sustainable Urban Development By Chris Caldwell
Paperback: List Price: $21.00 $14.70 | You Save: 30%
Ships in 3-5 business days
The focus of this book is to show the need for urban planning to increase its potential for sustainable development through applied systems thinking. By incorporating a systems approach that includes... More > enhanced information gathering and comprehensive social and environmental metrics, the planner can engage stakeholders with foresight to assist in better decision-making. A conceptual model is included to show the intersection of an explicit information system designed for sustainable development indicators and a tacit stakeholder engagement approach. A systems approach to urban development is not simply about eco-efficiency but a new way of seeing our planning obligations toward a vision and strategy inclusive of the diversity of people and ecosystems.< Less
A Systems Approach to Sustainable Urban Development By Chris Caldwell
eBook (PDF): $10.00
Download immediately.
The focus of this book is to show the need for urban planning to increase its potential for sustainable development through applied systems thinking. By incorporating a systems approach that includes... More > enhanced information gathering and comprehensive social and environmental metrics, the planner can engage stakeholders with foresight to assist in better decision-making. A conceptual model is included to show the intersection of an explicit information system designed for sustainable development indicators and a tacit stakeholder engagement approach. A systems approach to urban development is not simply about eco-efficiency but a new way of seeing our planning obligations toward a vision and strategy inclusive of the diversity of people and ecosystems.< Less