These projects mainly focus on renewable energy, climate change analysis and adaptation, water treatment, desalination, water resources development and management, climate modeling, environmental monitoring, industrial ecology, biofuels, ecology, remote sensing, hydrology, and waste management.
What does IE stand for?
IE stands for Industrial Ecology
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 33 other meanings of IE in our Acronym Attic
- Inclusive Education
- Income Endowment (life insurance)
- Indemnité d'Expatriation (French: Expatriation Allowance)
- Independent Engineer (job title)
- Independent Evaluation/Evaluator
- Independent Expenditure (elections)
- Individual Entrepreneur (various locations)
- Individual Equipment
- Individual Events
Samples in periodicals archive:
The research findings, published in the current issue of the Journal of Industrial Ecology , conclude that sufficient resources of lithium exist for the next 90 years to supply a large-scale global fleet of electric vehicles through at least 2100.
By way of various industrial ecology projects, the quantity of waste destined for disposal in landfills will gradually diminish, and eventually, we hope, be completely eliminated," says Suzanne Blanchet, president and CEO.
The last chapter proposes a system of industrial ecology based on the thermochemical gasification of biomass.
The research has been published in a special issue of Yale's Journal of Industrial Ecology on environmental applications of information and communication technology sponsored by CSC's Leading Edge Forum.
This view of regarding a system as inputs and outputs has often been used in industrial ecology (IE), ever since Ayres (1994), White (1994), and Frosch (1992) defined it.