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How Bad Are Bananas?

Berners-Lee Mike

9781788163811

BOOK DETAILS

Price: $22.99
Format: Paperback / softback
ISBN13: 9781788163811
Published: September 2020

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This is a new book. Condition: Brand New.

How Bad Are Bananas? was a groundbreaking book when first published in 2009, when most of us were hearing the phrase 'carbon footprint' for the first time. Mike Berners-Lee set out to inform us what was important (aviation, heating, swimming pools) and what made very little difference (bananas, naturally packaged, are good!).

This new edition updates all the figures (from data centres to hosting a World Cup) and introduces many areas that have become a regular part of modern life - Twitter, the Cloud, Bitcoin, electric bikes and cars, even space tourism. Berners-Lee runs a considered eye over each area and gives us the figures to manage and reduce our own carbon footprint, as well as to lobby our companies, businesses and government. His findings, presented in clear and even entertaining prose, are often surprising. And they are essential if we are to address climate change.

Book details and technical specifications

Format: Paperback / softback
ISBN13: 9781788163811
Published: September 2020

Number of pages: 256
Width: 129 mm
Height: 198 mm
Depth: not specified

Publisher: Profile Books Ltd

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