2013 review of contextual research information relating to the Yosemite wildfire of August 2013. Included are representative studies in this area.
2013 study in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) on long-term trends in human consumption of global biosystems production.
2013 review of relevant studies and reports on weather trends and heat waves, examining both technical studies and public health estimates of the impact on mortality rates.
2013 study by Florida State University the effectiveness of a range of state incentive programs for the construction of energy-efficient builtings..
2013 selection of recent research on the effects of climate change on the built environment and how individuals and communities can best adapt.
2008 University of Pennsylvania study published in Real Estate Economics on the relationship between curbside tree plantings and property-value changes.
2009 OSRAM Opto Semiconductors study, comparing the environmental performance of incandescents, compact fluorescents and LEDs
2012 roundup of research on onshore and offshore wind energy, including market conditions, governmental support, technological advances and global potential.
2012 study in PNAS on the problematic pace of global land consumption and agricultural output required to supply the world's growing population.
2012 study from Duke and Vanderbilt based on survey data to examine the effects of different recycling regimes on the recycling rates for plastic water bottles.