Factor X

Policy, Strategies and Instruments for a Sustainable Resource Use

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5705-9 (Print) 978-94-007-5706-6 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Limits to Resource Use

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      The Limits of Resource Use and Their Economic and Policy Implications

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      Pages 19-38

      The Availability of Fossil Energy Resources

  3. Goals and Potentials for a Sustainable Use of Resources

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39

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      Pages 41-64

      Targets for Global Resource Consumption

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      Pages 65-91

      Sustainable Land Use – Example: Land Take for Settlement and Transport in Germany

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      Chapter

      Pages 93-101

      The Need for Decarbonising Our Economy

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      Chapter

      Pages 103-121

      Strategies for Enhancing Resource Efficiency

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      Pages 123-133

      Macroeconomic Impacts of Efficient Resource Use

  4. Strategies and Policies for a Sustainable Use of Resources

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-147

      The Challenge of the Whole: Creating System Policies to Tackle Sustainability

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      Chapter

      Pages 149-175

      Changing the Priorities: From Labour Productivity to the Efficiency in the Use of Resources

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      Chapter

      Pages 177-191

      Establishing and Strengthening Markets for Resource Efficient Products and Services

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      Chapter

      Pages 193-216

      Business Models for Material Efficiency Services

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      Chapter

      Pages 217-233

      Requirements of an International Natural Resource Policy

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      Chapter

      Pages 235-246

      Innovations for a Sustainable Resource Use – Reflections and Proposals

  5. Proposals for Implementation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 247-247

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      Pages 249-273

      Reducing Resource Consumption – A Proposal for Global Resource and Environmental Policy

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      Chapter

      Pages 275-282

      Towards a More Sustainable Use of Resources: A View from the World Resources Forum

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      Chapter

      Pages 283-298

      From Resource Efficiency to Responsible and Dematerialized Societies

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      Chapter

      Pages 299-301

      About the Need of Resource Efficiency Programs: The Editors’ View

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 303-311