Energy efficiency is a way of managing and restraining the growth in energy consumption. Something is more energy efficient if it delivers more services for the same energy input, or the same services for less energy input.
The urbanization trend is Global. Today, 54 percent of the population lives in urban areas. And this increase is expected to continue: By 2045, the number of will increase by 1.5 times to 6 billion, adding 2 billion more urban residents.
Without new energy policies, energy demand and consequent CO2 emissions are projected to increase. Global primary energy demand by industry is projected to rise by 40% by 2030 from 2007 levels.
In Sweden we talk of the kretsloppssamhället – a society that chooses to reuse. That recycles its waste and is in tune with the eco-cycle.
Water crisis needs to be faced with more than good intentions. Waste water reclamation and improved treatment before discharging to nature are two inevitably and feasible measures.
Eco Governance is the ecological & economic system of intentions, policies, processes and regulations of organizations and corporations.