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Special Issue "Green Technology Innovation for Sustainability"
A special issue of Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (10 December 2019).
Tel. +61 402 780 710 or +61 8 9266 9033
Interests: low-carbon economy; plant-based foods; renewable energy; sustainability policy; sustainable settlements; innovation; innovation systems; sustainability
Innovations have been the building blocks of successful economic performance since industrialisation. Faced with the new sustainability priorities, we expect innovation to continue to represent people’s creativity, ingenuity, and entrepreneurship, but also the broader societal and environmental considerations in transitioning to more sustainable ways of living. This Special Issue calls for submissions related to new green (i.e., environmental or low-carbon) technologies that help improve transportation, energy supply and demand, buildings and construction processes, industrial processes and goods, agricultural processes and food production, rehabilitation of contaminated sites, reforestation, water provision and treatment, sanitation, pollution reduction, or any other aspects of human activities. Interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approaches are particularly encouraged.
Prof. Dr. Dora Marinova
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Sustainability is an international peer-reviewed open access semimonthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1800 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- Technological systems of innovation
- National systems of innovation
- Environmental technology
- Green technology
- Transitioning to sustainability
- Low-carbon technologies
- Renewable energy
- Sustainable transportation
- Sustainable food production
- Sustainable agriculture
- Rehabilitation technologies
- Technological innovation
- Sustainable materials
- Water efficiency