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How to avoid a climate disaster : the solutions we have and the breakthroughs we need / Bill Gates.

Gates, Bill, 1955- (author.).

Available copies

  • 19 of 32 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

15 current holds with 32 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 363.73 GAT HOW (Text) 34207002363738 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 363.738 GAT (Text) 33187004789109 Nonfiction Checked out 03/11/2021
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 363.738 GATES (Text) 32826014304489 Best Seller Express In process -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385546133
  • ISBN: 0385546130
  • Physical Description: 257 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-246) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: 51 billion to zero -- Why zero? -- This will be hard -- Five questions to ask in every climate conversation -- How we plug in -- How we make things -- How we grow things -- How we get around -- How we keep cool and stay warm -- Adapting to a warmer world -- Why government policies matter -- A plan for getting to zero -- What each of us can do -- Afterword: Climate change and COVID-19.
Summary, etc.:
After more than a decade of studying climate change and investing in innovations to address the problems, Gates sets out a vision for how the world can build the tools it needs to get to zero greenhouse gas emissions. He explains why he is optimistic that the world can avoid the most dire effects of the climate crisis, and discusses how climate change can be addressed in meaningful ways. -- adapted from jacket
Subject: Climatic changes > Prevention > Technological innovations.
Global warming > Prevention > Technological innovations.
Greenhouse gases > Environmental aspects.
Environmental policy.
SCIENCE / Global Warming & Climate Change.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Environmental Economics.

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