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Eco-cities / Nancy Dickmann.

By: Dickmann, Nancy.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Putting the planet first.Publisher: London Wayland, 2017Description: 32 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781526301659.Subject(s): Cities and towns -- Environmental aspects -- Juvenile literature | Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- Juvenile literature | Water conservation -- Juvenile literature | Sustainability and the environment. -- Juvenile literature | Sustainable development. -- Juvenile literature | Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Juvenile literature | eco
Contents:
eco city -- zero carbon living -- renewable -- urban design -- eco-housing -- waste management -- saving water -- green spaces -- cities of future
Summary: From recycling drinking water to green transport links and renewable energy sources, cities can be adapted and built to be sustainable in all sorts of ways. This book discovers how people around the world are working all the time to innovate and create self-sustaining settlements. Learn too, what you can do to help the environment, and about small changes you can make that will have a real impact. It's a fascinating introduction to the positive changes people are making to try and live more sustainably, and will inspire children to think creatively about how they can put the planet first!
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Children's Non-fiction 307.76 DIC Checked out 22/06/2020

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From recycling drinking water to green transport links and renewable energy sources, cities can be adapted and built to be sustainable in all sorts of ways.

In Putting the Planet First: Sustainable Cities , discover how people around the world are working all the time to innovate and create self-sustaining settlements. Learn too, what you can do to help the environment, and about small changes you can make that will have a real impact.

It's a fascinating introduction to the positive changes people are making to try and live more sustainably, and will inspire children to think creatively about how they can put the planet first!

eco city -- zero carbon living -- renewable -- urban design -- eco-housing -- waste management -- saving water -- green spaces -- cities of future

From recycling drinking water to green transport links and renewable energy sources, cities can be adapted and built to be sustainable in all sorts of ways. This book discovers how people around the world are working all the time to innovate and create self-sustaining settlements. Learn too, what you can do to help the environment, and about small changes you can make that will have a real impact. It's a fascinating introduction to the positive changes people are making to try and live more sustainably, and will inspire children to think creatively about how they can put the planet first!