February 28, 2007
GCRIO Program Overview
Our extensive collection of documents.
Archives of the
Global Climate Change Digest
A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 8, NUMBER 3, MARCH 1995
BOOKS AND PROCEEDINGS...
Business Toward Sustainability, F. Capra, G. Pauli, Eds.,
Mar. 1995, $25 (UNIPUB, for the U.N. University).
Authors with a variety of backgrounds outline practical
approaches that business and society must take. Without
sustainability, profitability will decrease, so businesses have a
strong self-interest in minimizing the ecological damage of their
Metabolism Restructuring for Sustainable Development, R.U.
Ayres, U.E. Simonis, Eds., 376 pp., 1994, $35 (UNIPUB, for the
Describes industrial metabolism (the physical processes that
convert raw materials and energy into products) and its policy
implications. Examines industrial restructuring in industrial and
developing countries. Case studies include carbon monoxide and
methane emissions in the U.S.
Romania: Energy, Efficiency and the Economic Transition, W.
Patterson, 212 pp., 1995, Ј12.95 (Roy. Inst. Intl. Aff.).
Analyzes the energy efficiency situation amidst the economic
and social chaos of the recent developments in Romania. Contains
many lessons for other parts of the developing world. Reviewed by
M. Holderness in New Scientist, Feb. 1995.
Guide to Publishers
Index of Abbreviations