Maritime Transportation and Regional Sustainability

Written By Adolf Ng
Maritime Transportation and Regional Sustainability
  • Publsiher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 November 2019
  • ISBN : 0128191341
  • Pages : 360 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Maritime Transportation and Regional Sustainability written by Adolf Ng which was release on 01 November 2019, this book published by Unknown. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Maritime Transport and Regional Sustainability is a critical examination of the developing global connections between maritime transport and regional sustainability. This book provides a comprehensive, holistic examination on how the maritime transport sector helps regions to achieve their sustainability goals, especially focusing on the challenges posed by climate change. It analyzes maritime transport from multiple perspectives, establishing a strong theoretical framework drawn on evidence from both the developed and emerging economies across the globe. It identifies commonalities that contribute to a coherent transport-region relationship, including how maritime operations, planning, and management impact regional governance. Tracing the vital threads linking transport to its regional surroundings, Maritime Transport and Regional Sustainability analyses the major issues and challenges that maritime transport researchers, planners, and policymakers face.

Maritime Transportation and Regional Sustainability

Maritime Transportation and Regional Sustainability
  • Author : Adolf Ng,Jason Monios,Jiang Chang
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-11
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : Maritime Transport and Regional Sustainability is a critical examination of the developing global connections between maritime transport and regional sustainability. This book provides a comprehensive, holistic examination on how the maritime transport sector helps regions to achieve their sustainability goals, especially focusing on the challenges posed by climate change. It ...

Maritime Transport and Regional Sustainability

Maritime Transport and Regional Sustainability
  • Author : Adolf K.Y. Ng,Jason Monios,Changmin Jiang
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-11-13
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : Maritime Transport and Regional Sustainability is a critical examination on how the maritime transport sector helps regions to achieve their sustainability goals, especially focusing on the challenges posed by climate change. This book analyzes maritime transport from multiple perspectives, establishing a strong theoretical framework drawn on evidence from both the ...

Sustainability in the Maritime Domain

Sustainability in the Maritime Domain
  • Author : Angela Carpenter,Tafsir M. Johansson,Jon A. Skinner
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-05-29
  • Total pages : 525
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : This volume explores options for a sustainable maritime domain, including maritime transportation, such as, Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP), maritime education and training, maritime traffic and advisory systems, maritime security. Other activities in the maritime domain covered in the book include small-scale fisheries and sustainable fisheries, and greening the blue economy. ...

Routledge Handbook of Marine Governance and Global Environmental Change

Routledge Handbook of Marine Governance and Global Environmental Change
  • Author : Paul G. Harris
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2022-06-16
  • Total pages : 342
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : This comprehensive handbook provides a detailed and unique overview of current thinking about marine governance in the context of global environmental change. Many of the most profound impacts of global environmental change, and climate change in particular, will occur in the oceans​. It is vital that we consider the​ role ...

Optimization Based Energy Management for Multi energy Maritime Grids

Optimization Based Energy Management for Multi energy Maritime Grids
  • Author : Sidun Fang,Hongdong Wang
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-04-21
  • Total pages : 201
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : This open access book discusses the energy management for the multi-energy maritime grid, which is the local energy network installed in harbors, ports, ships, ferries, or vessels. The grid consists of generation, storage, and critical loads. It operates either in grid-connected or in islanding modes, under the constraints of both ...

Human Settlements

Human Settlements
  • Author : Giuseppe T. Cirella
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-09-08
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : The answers to the questions of why and how people live where they live as well as how they maintain and integrate with one another are fundamental human settlement issues rooted in history and culture. Human settlements are historically linked to resource availability, fortification, and the mythos of civilizations. Cities ...

Green Ports

Green Ports
  • Author : Rickard Bergqvist,Jason Monios
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-09-21
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : Green Ports: Inland and Seaside Sustainable Transportation Strategies presents the first book to exclusively focus on this important topic that is usually only covered in brief chapters or journal articles that are too theoretical, fragmented or regionally-focused. This book comprehensively and systematically examines the key issues and best practice for ...

Challenges and Opportunities for Transportation Services in the Post COVID 19 Era

Challenges and Opportunities for Transportation Services in the Post COVID 19 Era
  • Author : Catenazzo, Giuseppe
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2022-05-06
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : During the pandemic, transportation industries have heavily suffered from the overall lack of passengers. A substantial share of employees have has been laid-off, and others have turned to different industries. As mass vaccinations begin worldwide, movement restrictions will continue to evolve and disappear in the months to come, and new ...

Under the Sea Archaeology and Palaeolandscapes of the Continental Shelf

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  • Author : Geoffrey N. Bailey,Jan Harff,Dimitris Sakellariou
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-05-16
  • Total pages : 436
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : This book focuses on issues of method and interpretation in studies of submerged landscapes, concentrating on illustrations and case studies from around Europe with additional examples from other parts of the world. Such landscapes were once exposed as dry land during the low sea levels that prevailed during the glacial ...

The World Ocean in Globalisation

The World Ocean in Globalisation
  • Author : Davor Vidas,Peter Johan Schei
  • Publisher : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  • Release Date : 2011-08-11
  • Total pages : 549
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : This book addresses emerging challenges for the World Ocean in the Anthropocene epoch and the effects of increasing globalisation on the seas. The issues explored in particular include climate change, sustainable fisheries, biodiversity, shipping and regional seas adjoining Europe....

European Port Cities in Transition

European Port Cities in Transition
  • Author : Angela Carpenter,Rodrigo Lozano
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-01-22
  • Total pages : 345
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : Seaports, as part of urban centers, play a major role in the cultural, social and economic life of the cities in which they are located, and through the links they provide to the outside world. Port-cities in Europe have faced significant change, first with the loss of heavy industry, emergence ...

Green Finance and Investment Developing Sustainable Finance Definitions and Taxonomies

Green Finance and Investment Developing Sustainable Finance Definitions and Taxonomies
  • Author : OECD
  • Publisher : OECD Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Total pages : 140
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : A number of countries have created official definitions of sustainable finance as well as more comprehensive classification systems, referred to as sustainable finance taxonomies. This report maps sustainable finance definitions and taxonomies in five jurisdictions: the European Union, People’s Republic of China, Japan, France and the Netherlands....

The SAGE Handbook of Transport Studies

The SAGE Handbook of Transport Studies
  • Author : Jean-Paul Rodrigue,Theo Notteboom,Jon Shaw
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2013-06-20
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : The SAGE Handbook of Transport Studies is an authoritative survey of contemporary transportation systems examined in terms of economic, social, and technical issues, as well as environmental challenges. Incorporating an extensive range of approaches - from modes, terminals, planning and policy to more recent developments related to supply chain management, ...

Annual Report

Annual Report
  • Author : New Zealand. Ministry of Transport
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : Download or read online Annual Report written by New Zealand. Ministry of Transport, published by which was released on 2004. Get Annual Report Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The IMLI Treatise On Global Ocean Governance

The IMLI Treatise On Global Ocean Governance
  • Author : Malgosia Fitzmaurice,Alexandros Ntovas
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-07-12
  • Total pages : 435
  • ISBN : 0128191341
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Summary : The 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) remains the cornerstone of global ocean governance. However, it lacks effective provisions or mechanisms to ensure that all ocean space and related problems are dealt with holistically. With seemingly no opportunity for revision due to the Conventions burdensome amendment ...