Community Risk Profiles: Summary

…report, we look at antecedent efforts bearing on the creation of CRPs, their potential for helping a community come to grips with its problems, and blocks to their widespread use….

Industrial Ecology: Some Directions for Research

IK Wernick, JH Ausubel. With the Vishnu Group, The Rockefeller University and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory 1997

…future national economic health and competitiveness. The US Environmental Protection Agency’s (USEPA) “Common Sense” program looks at automobile manufacturing, computers and electronics, iron and steel, petroleum refining, and the printing…

Verification of International Environmental Agreements

JH Ausubel, DG Victor. Annual Review of Energy and the Environment 17: 1–43 1992

…local management of common natural resources also yield relevant lessons for international environmental cooperation (13). For several reasons, assessing the effectiveness of international environmental agreements requires study of how compliance…

Community Risk Profiles: Background

…and thus better address the needs of individuals? Treating communities as the foundation for analysis and distribution of services, in contrast to managing categories of individual problems affecting communities, off…

Toward Green Mobility: The Evolution of Transport

JH Ausubel, C Marchetti, PS Meyer. European Review 6 (2): 143–162 1998

…of Transportation Statistics). Online at URL http://www.bts.gov/ntl/. 34US Department of Transportation (1997) National Transportation Statistics 1997 (Washington, DC: Bureau of Transportation Statistics). Online at http://www.bts.gov/btsprod/nts/. 35J. H. Ausubel and C. Marchetti (1996)…

Elektron: Electrical Systems in Retrospect and Prospect

JH Ausubel, C Marchetti. Technological Trajectories and the Human Environment 110–134 1997 Also appeared in Daedalus 125(3):139-169, Summer 1996.

…stirling engines with free-fl oating pistons and a power output of a few kilowatts. The machines are maintenance-free, silent, and can compress fluids for the heating and cooling cycles on…

Mitigation and Adaptation for Climate Change: Answers and Questions

JH Ausubel. The Bridge 23 (3): 15–30 1993 Also pp. 557-584 inΒ Costs, Impacts, and Benefits of CO2 Mitigation, Y. Kaya, N. Nakicenovic, W.D. Nordhaus, and F.L. Toth, eds., International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria, 1993.

…be more distant than 2070 or never come. Doubling is founded on technological and political stagnation. Interestingly, a scenario in which decarbonization was reversed and efficiency almost freezes was labeled…