Elsevier, One Earth, Volume 2, 21 February 2020
Approximately 1 billion people currently live in informal settlements, primarily in urban areas in low- and middle-income countries.
Elsevier, World Development, Volume 126, February 2020
With the increasing importance of ‘emerging powers’ in the global economy, questions are raised about the role of developing countries in shaping global norms.
Handbook of Research on Blockchain Technology: Chapter 1 - Ethical Considerations and Issues of Blockchain Technology-Based Systems in War Zones: A Case Study Approach
Handbook of Research on Blockchain Technology, 2020, Pages 1-34
This chapter supports SDGs 11 and 16 by discussing the features, deployment, technical innovations, ethical considerations, and issues related to the global use and implementation of Blockchain Technology-Based System (BTBS).
Introduction to Industrial Energy Efficiency - Chapter 10: Energy efficiency in space heating and cooling systems and hot tap water production
Introduction to Industrial Energy Efficiency, Energy Auditing, Energy Management, and Policy Issues, 2020, Pages 215-226
This chapter advances SDG 7, 11 and 12 by addressing energy efficiency of heating systems, cooling systems, and hot water systems, examining measures to reduce energy use in these systems.
The latest analysis of SDG-supporting research focusses on SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities. This graphic shows key metrics for research into Sustainable Cities.
Elsevier, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Volume 152, January 2020
Circular economy strategies for adaptive reuse of cultural heritage buildings to reduce environmental impacts
Circular economy strategies seek to reduce the total resources extracted from the environment and reduce the wastes that human activities generate in pursuit of human wellbeing.
Elsevier, Environment International, Volume 134, January 2020
Background: Car-dependent city planning has resulted in high levels of environmental pollution, sedentary lifestyles and increased vulnerability to the effects of climate change.
Elsevier, Sustainable Cities and Society, Volume 52, January 2020
A conceptual framework for understanding the contribution of building materials in the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
The UN 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the 169 targets have been considered in multidisciplinary approaches worldwide.
Elsevier, Food and Bioproducts Processing, Volume 119, January 2020
Resource recovery from waste streams in a water-energy-food nexus perspective: Toward more sustainable food processing
The recovery of resources from waste streams including food production plants can improve the overall sustainability of such processes from both economic and environmental points of view.
Elsevier, Cold Fusion: Advances in Condensed Matter Nuclear Science, Volume , 14 January 2020
Long-term electrolysis with a thick Pd electrode in 0.1. M LiOD was performed. Some techniques to conduct clean and stable electrolysis are described.