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An Information Theory Based Robustness Analysis of Energy Mix in US States
In this study, we use Shannon entropy to study the evolution of the 50 United States (US) states electricity grid mix to identify regime shifts and steady transitions away from fossil fuels. In particular, a series of major ...
The need to adapt emerging sustainability audits to atypical business models
(Springer Verlag, 2018-04-02)
While a growing number of businesses aspire toward sustainability, doing so requires new business models that aim to achieve triple bottom line benefits (economic, environmental, and social), while utilizing appropriate ...
The State of Carbon Footprint Calculators: An Evaluation of Calculator Design and User Interaction Features
The individual carbon footprint has become a widely used concept for communicating both the causes of climate change and the many opportunities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Thanks to standardized greenhouse gas ...
An approach to designing sustainable urban infrastructure
(Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2019-01-09)
For more than 10,000 years, cities have evolved continuously, often shaped by the challenges they had to face. Similarly, we can imagine that cities will have to evolve again in the future to address their current challenges. ...