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Advice Provision for Energy Saving in Automobile Climate-Control System

Amos Azaria, Ariel Rosenfeld, Sarit Kraus, Claudia V. Goldman, Omer Tsimhoni
2015 The AI Magazine  
Reducing energy consumption of climate control systems is important in order to reduce human environmental footprint.  ...  Using these models, the agent provides advice to the driver considering how to set the climate control system.  ...  Acknowlegments We would like to thank Amihai Gottlieb, Jonathan Azaria, and Shira Abuhatzera for their help in this research. Notes  ... 
doi:10.1609/aimag.v36i3.2603 fatcat:ahwb5pzv2zdwpoeoccbgzjlp2a

Strategic Adaptive Governance and Climate Change: Policymaking during Extreme Political Upheaval

2017 Sustainability  
More broadly, strategic adaptive governance provides a generic and universal framework for policymakers interested in tactical formulation of any regulatory policy.  ...  We apply the model in an analysis of California's Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006 (AB 32), examining the extent to which it aligns with strategic adaptive governance, and evaluating the potential  ...  Author Contributions: John Armstrong and Sheldon Kamieniecki developed the critique of the adaptive governance literature's reliance on bottom-up systems and absence of politics.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su9071244 fatcat:7eb2etpw2beenlmotlf22qew5y

Page 3088 of Psychological Abstracts Vol. 75, Issue 11 [page]

1988 Psychological Abstracts  
IQ, adaptive behavior, and academic achievement criteria in their guidelines.  ...  Children in a gifted elementary program worked with a diagram of automobile construction to acquire an understanding of control theory as it applies to viewing individuals as capable of achieving their  ... 

Use of residential wood heating in a context of climate change: a population survey in Québec (Canada)

Diane Bélanger, Pierre Gosselin, Pierre Valois, Belkacem Abdous
2008 BMC Public Health  
Wood heating is recommended in several countries as a climate change (CC) adaptation measure, mainly to increase the autonomy of households during power outages due to extreme climatic events.  ...  The questionnaire used closed questions and measured the respondents' beliefs and current adaptations about CC.  ...  reason to implement a long-term national program on improved and controlled wood heating as part of "no-regrets" adaptation measures to climate change that brings more heating autonomy to dwellings during  ... 
doi:10.1186/1471-2458-8-184 pmid:18507833 pmcid:PMC2430962 fatcat:l2kds24ofzefho3bjufa7amkb4

Preparing the U.S. Health Community for Climate Change

Richard Jackson, Kyra Naumoff Shields
2008 Annual Review of Public Health  
In society's effort to address and prepare for climate change, the health community itself must ensure that it is prepared.  ...  In this review, we summarize the status of the health community's preparation for climate change and provide specific recommendations for action at each level.  ...  Television, radio, and print public service announcements that include advice and information about available heat-coping strategies have also been effective mitigating actions in cities in the eastern  ... 
doi:10.1146/annurev.publhealth.29.020907.090755 pmid:18173384 fatcat:24upvokzbjdvlhupoqsimaov6u

Roles of University and Paradigm toward Creative Innovation on the Global Scene - Locus: Regional Renaissance and Civilization of Smart Sustainable Polis -

Yasuo Miyakawa, Sang-Ryong Cha
2015 World Technopolis Review  
Without this financial aids and advices, Toyota Motor could not survive and reestablish rejuvenation system with the structure of shock absorber to adapt with the fundamental risk of collapse.  ...  The traditional culture and climate of Japanese universities play important roles in creations of science and innovation of technologies first in international market with tariff barriers and severe control  ...  collection systems and finally with cloud system and business model, developed by information companies such as NTT Docomo in 2014 (<Fig.5.3>).  ... 
doi:10.7165/wtr2015.4.4.182 fatcat:t3uieepgdjbjplu4y3a3iilt3u

Gender Inclusion in Climate Change Adaptation

Midori Aoyagi, Eiko Suda, Tomomi Shinada
2011 Social Science Research Network  
Sofern die Verfasser die Dokumente unter Open-Content-Lizenzen (insbesondere CC-Lizenzen) zur Verfügung gestellt haben sollten, gelten abweichend von diesen Nutzungsbedingungen die in der dort genannten  ...  This is also closely related to climate change adaptation.  ...  We then review existing literature concerning gender issues in the context of climate change adaptation.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1926494 fatcat:o2pti5coavgvbhx2l4yfe5a2gy

Climate Change Regionalism in North America

Henrik Selin, Stacy D. VanDeveer
2011 Review of Policy Research  
Many policy advocates in public, private and civil society sectors rely on such connections for information and advice.  ...  Importantly, Canadian, U.S. and Mexican federal political systems do not divide climate change-related decision making authority in identical ways, and many issues of authority remain unsettled as federal  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1541-1338.2011.00496.x fatcat:el5ptyn7prfyhc2hrnercxelgu

5. The physicians' response to climate change [chapter]

M. Sarfaty, S. Abouzaid
2015 Handbook of public health in natural disasters  
the last 10 years. 17 While better reporting systems contribute to this increase, it is thought that climate change is also a factor.  ...  Similar in concept to the aforementioned surveillance activities, the CDC has an environmental health tracking system.  ... 
doi:10.3920/978-90-8686-806-3_5 fatcat:ght7ihgq5ncztckqqchixleguq

What to do? Does science have a role?

K. Hasselmann
2009 The European Physical Journal Special Topics  
of the climate system.  ...  economic system to a sustainable decarbonized system.  ...  50 The European Physical Journal Special Topics In view of the great complexity of the coupled global climate-socio-economic system, a single model will never be able to simulate all aspects of the system  ... 
doi:10.1140/epjst/e2009-01147-x fatcat:dz47elpdkjdvbp2nb3ye5qnqhm

The Organization of a Special Spray Service in New York State

C. R. Crosby, R. G. Palmer
1920 Journal of Economic Entomology  
In order to achieve this result it is necessary that sound expert advice be available and that the necessary information be placed in the hands of the growers at the time when it will be of most use to  ...  It is becoming increasingly apparent that to be most effective demonstration work in the control of insect pests and plant diseases should be conducted for the most part on the basis of a seasonal pro-  ...  motorcycle or automobile.  ... 
doi:10.1093/jee/13.2.212 fatcat:jeocoi7pnvan5khjge7zebuf3m

The Electric Automobile

A. L. Riker
1900 Scientific American  
Haeusler. who, in 1838, devised an ingenious system or terraced roofing capable of perfectly resisting the iuclemency of our climate.  ...  This mode of construction was not adapted to our destruct ive climate. The humidity of French winters and serious infiltrations had long before ruined the castle when, in 1862, M.  ... 
doi:10.1038/scientificamerican06231900-20470bsupp fatcat:p33mpjbpzvew5manq7ffkv2qty

Coping with Climate Change: a Food Policy Approach

C. Peter Timmer
2014 World Food Policy  
That message is even more relevant now, as we learn to cope with a new source of instability-climate change.  ...  The early drafts of Food Policy Analysis were stimulated by the attention to high food prices following the world food crisis in 1973-74, and the fears of a repeat in 1979-80.  ...  In their summary to the chapter on "Food Security and Adaptation to Climate Change: What Do We Know?"  ... 
doi:10.18278/wfp.1.1.4 fatcat:57vir3xy3vehlnpamw2ig5xczu

Assessing local land use planning's awareness, analysis, and actions for climate change

Zhenghong Tang, Christopher M. Hussey, Ting Wei
2009 International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management  
in addressing climate change mitigation and adaptation.  ...  For example, in this study, emission reduction strategies have been limited to automobiles to minimize air pollutants.  ... 
doi:10.1108/17568690911002898 fatcat:dkgix6q2cbb6zjkykg3as5d3h4

Adaptation in integrated assessment modeling: where do we stand?

Anthony G. Patt, Detlef P. van Vuuren, Frans Berkhout, Asbjørn Aaheim, Andries F. Hof, Morna Isaac, Reinhard Mechler
2009 Climatic Change  
Integrated assessment models, which are key tools to assess climate change policies, have begun to address adaptation, either by including it implicitly in damage cost estimates, or by making it an explicit  ...  control variable.  ...  The authors acknowledge comments and suggestions in various writing stages by Gunnar Eskeland, Rob Dellink and Richard Tol. In addition, we wish to thank two additional reviewers.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10584-009-9687-y fatcat:tqvfev6dijbkheqg5jpjxndle4
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