Engineering Sustainability: A Technical Approach to Sustainability

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Marc A. Rosen (2012)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Sustainability, volume 4, issue 9 9, pages 1-23 (issn: 2071-1050)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/su4092270
  • Subject: efficiency | processes | TD194-195 | Renewable energy sources | environmental impact | resources | engineering | engineering sustainability | sustainable development | TJ807-830 | engineering; engineering sustainability; sustainable development; resources; environmental impact; efficiency; processes; economics | economics | GE1-350 | Environmental sciences | Environmental effects of industries and plants
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Sustainability is a critically important goal for human activity and development. Sustainability in the area of engineering is of great importance to any plans for overall sustainability given 1) the pervasiveness of engineering activities in societies, 2) their importa... View more
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