Climate Change : Books
There are 16 documents in this section.
27 October 2009
27 November 2008
Over 50 full-colour world maps and graphics break down hardcore statistics to provide a compelling analysis of all the political, social, economic and ecological nightmares that keep us awake at night.
27 November 2008
Environmental and human catastrophe looms ever larger for planet Earth. Powerful action is required now to turn a deepening global crisis into an unprecedented opportunity for positive change. This book shows how a dramatic transformation of how humans relate to the Earth, and to one another, can be achieved.
26 November 2008
A 'Pocket IPCC' which reduces the heavy tome of the 2007 report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change to manageable proportions.
25 October 2005
This is a compelling call for individual action on climate change, written in a popular but highly informative style.
17 January 2005
This book introduces a radical rationing scheme to reduce our individual carbon outputs to a fair and ecologically safe level. It also gives helpful short and long-term guidelines for the home, travel and leisure to enable us to live within this ration.
18 May 2004
A new pocket-sized book, 52 Weeks to Change your World, will be launched by The Centre for Alternative Technology the day after the UK's release of Hollywood's big summer blockbuster, The Day After Tomorrow.
9 March 2004
Climate change is no longer a concern for the future or a phenomenon whose presence is still up for debate. It's happening right now and the environmental evidence is everywhere, warns Mark Lynas in his compelling and eloquent new book, High Tide.
25 June 2003
Dead Heat is essentially a continuation of Aubrey Meyer's 'Contraction and Convergence' solution to climate change - but with a down-to-earth approach which seeks to present climate justice as both good politics and good sense.
25 June 2003
At last, a way we ordinary folk can get involved in helping prevent dangerous climate change, from eating organic food to switching to green power, and from organising a car-share scheme to stopping global deforestation.
- Welcome to our Website
- Voices from Planet 21
- Commentary: 20 years on - and time runs desperately short
- Rio+20 Earth Summit: campaigners decry final document
- Fukushima meltdown hastens decline of nuclear power
- Economic recovery brings return to growth of CO2 emissions
- 2011: a year of weather extremes
- Civilisation faces 'perfect storm of ecological and social problems'
- World's biggest offshore windfarm opens
- Philippine floods: a disaster waiting to happen
- Tar sands campaigners hit back at Canadian lobbying
- Durban climate talks agreement raises hopes - and fears
- 2011: world's 10th warmest year, lowest Arctic sea ice volume
- Durban climate talks: a clash of hope and reality
- COMMENTARY: A cycle ride through a changing climate