The Baked Apple? Metropolitan New York in the Greenhouse
- List Price: $22.00
- Binding: Paperback
- Publisher: Johns Hopkins Univ Pr
- Publish date: 06/01/1996
- ISBN: 9780801860867
- ISBN10: 0801860865
Chapter topics include the scientific basis of the greenhouse effect, economic and population projections, waterfront planning, land use and infrastructure planning, water resources and wastewater management, air quality and health effects, transportation planning, building design and maintenance, and energy supply and demand. By positing future scenarios and identifying actions to be taken now to sustain the present quality of life, this volume anticipates problems and solutions in the case of a global climate change.