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Energy resources books

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Ending Africa's Energy Deficit and the Law Achieving Sustainable Energy for All in Africa by Yinka (Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Edo State, Nigeria) Omorogbe Ending Africa's Energy Deficit and the Law Achieving Sustainable Energy for All in Africa
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The need for energy might be universal, but access to it is not. Omorogbe and Ordor bring together experts in their field to ask how corruption and limited regulation have stalled progress in Africa, examining the impact on disabled people,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/02/2018

Fractivism Corporate Bodies and Chemical Bonds by Sara Ann Wylie Fractivism Corporate Bodies and Chemical Bonds

Sara Ann Wylie traces the history of fracking in the United States and how scientists, nonprofits, landowners, and everyday people are coming together to hold the fossil fuel industry accountable through the creation of digital platforms and databases that document...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

Energy Democracy Advancing Equity in Clean Energy Solutions by Denise Fairchild Energy Democracy Advancing Equity in Clean Energy Solutions

This urgent book features cutting edge, diverse thinkers in the energy democracy movement.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Energy Efficiency and the Future of Real Estate by Yongsheng Wang Energy Efficiency and the Future of Real Estate

There has been a significant amount of effort devoted to the creation of green practices in real estate, including building construction, building assessment, city planning, investment, governmental regulation and policies, and industrial development.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/12/2017

The Fracking Debate The Risks, Benefits, and Uncertainties of the Shale Revolution by Daniel Raimi The Fracking Debate The Risks, Benefits, and Uncertainties of the Shale Revolution

Daniel Raimi gives a balanced and accessible view of oil and gas development, clearly and thoroughly explaining the key issues surrounding the shale revolution. The Fracking Debate provides the evidence and context that have so frequently been missing from discussion...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/12/2017

China's Energy Security A Multidimensional Perspective by Giulia C. Romano China's Energy Security A Multidimensional Perspective

A secure supply of energy is essential for all nations, to sustain their economy, and indeed their very survival. This subject is especially important in the case of China, as China's booming economy and consequent demand for energy is affecting...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/12/2017

The Dynamics of EU External Energy Relations Fighting for Energy by Francesca (University of Hertfordshire, UK) Batzella The Dynamics of EU External Energy Relations Fighting for Energy
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The Dynamics of EU External Energy Relations examines the behaviour of the European Commission in EU external energy relations paying particular attention to the dynamics existing between the Commission and the member states. It examines the Commission as a constrained...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/12/2017

Demanding Energy Space, Time and Change by Allison Hui Demanding Energy Space, Time and Change

This edited collection critically engages with an important but rarely-asked question: what is energy for? This starting point foregrounds the diverse social processes implicated in the making of energy demand and how these change over time to shape the past...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

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Pilot testing of GBEP sustainability indicators for bioenergy in Indonesia by Food and Agriculture Organization Pilot testing of GBEP sustainability indicators for bioenergy in Indonesia

The Global Bioenergy Partnership (GBEP) has produced a set of twenty-four indicators for the assessment and monitoring of bioenergy sustainability at the national level. The GBEP indicators are intended to inform policymakers about the environmental, social and economic sustainability aspects...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2018

Regional cooperation for sustainable energy in Asia and the Pacific by United Nations: Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Regional cooperation for sustainable energy in Asia and the Pacific

Argues that policymakers in Asia and the Pacific need to take urgent actions to transition national energy sectors to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). The energy sector transition is the only way to address the sizeable energy deficit which...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2018

Energy and the Wealth of Nations An Introduction to Biophysical Economics by Charles A. S. Hall, Kent Klitgaard Energy and the Wealth of Nations An Introduction to Biophysical Economics
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In this updated edition of a groundbreaking text, concepts such as energy return on investment (EROI) provide powerful insights into the real balance sheets that drive our petroleum economy. Hall and Klitgaard explore the relation between energy and the wealth...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/03/2018

Nanotechnology and the Resource Fallacy by Stephen  L. Gillett Nanotechnology and the Resource Fallacy

Dwindling global supplies of conventional energy and materials resources are widely thought to severely constrain, or even render impossible, a first-world lifestyle for the bulk of Earth's inhabitants. This bleak prospect, however, is wrong. Current energy resources are used grotesquely...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/03/2018

Navigating the Energy Maze The Transition to a Sustainable Future by Roger James Kuhns, George H. Shaw Navigating the Energy Maze The Transition to a Sustainable Future
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This book presents essential information for the development of a comprehensive sustainable energy policy. It examines the diverse types of energy, their resource abundance and the material needs to develop and use them, and how communities and cities can better...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/03/2018

Sustainable Energy Mix in Fragile Environments Frameworks and Perspectives by Mary-Ellen Tyler Sustainable Energy Mix in Fragile Environments Frameworks and Perspectives

The purpose of this book is to present a range of cases and comparison of the issues, insights and cases emerging from the Sustainable Energy Mix Summit in the Galapagos that offer a better understanding of energy mix in fragile...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/03/2018

The Energy Security Paradox Rethinking Energy (In)security in the United States and China by Jonna (Leverhulme Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Sheffield) Nyman The Energy Security Paradox Rethinking Energy (In)security in the United States and China
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This book tackles a crucial aspect of international politics: the politics of energy security.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2018

Low Carbon Politics A Cultural Approach Focusing on Low Carbon Electricity by David (University of Aberdeen, UK) Toke Low Carbon Politics A Cultural Approach Focusing on Low Carbon Electricity
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Low Carbon Politics focuses on how policies and institutions have influenced the deployment of renewable energy and nuclear power in the electricity sector. Cultural theory is used to analyse this. Egalitarian pressures have had a profound influence on technological outcomes,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/04/2018

Other books in this genre

Sustainable Energy, SI Edition by Richard (Department of Physics and Atmospheric Science at Dalhousie University) Dunlap Sustainable Energy, SI Edition

Explore present and future energy needs as well as options for continued use of fossil fuels and alternative energy sources with Dunlap's SUSTAINABLE ENERGY, 2nd Edition. Individual chapters thoroughly investigate each energy approach as the book covers both current energy...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Sustainable Cities and Communities Design Handbook Green Engineering, Architecture, and Technology by Woodrow W., III (Clark Strategic Partners, California, USA) Clark Sustainable Cities and Communities Design Handbook Green Engineering, Architecture, and Technology
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Sustainable Communities Design Handbook: Green Engineering, Architecture, and Technology, Second Edition, brings together the major players responsible for sustainable development at both community and metropolitan scales. The book aims to explain and demonstrate the practice, planning, design, building and managing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/11/2017

Renewable Energy Power for a Sustainable Future by Stephen (Lecturer in Environmental Technology, The Open University) Peake Renewable Energy Power for a Sustainable Future
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This book provides both perspective and detail on the relative merits and state of progress of technologies for utilizing the various 'renewables'. The analysis considers emissions, sustainability, cost implications and energy security, as political and economic pressures move society towards...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

Energy and Environment Select Proceedings of ICWEES-2016 by Vijay P. (Louisiana State University) Singh Energy and Environment Select Proceedings of ICWEES-2016

This book comprising seven parts is organized under two sections. The first section deals with environment containing four parts, whereas the second section, containing three parts, is on energy. Section one is concluded with Part IV on social environment. Section...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Changing Energy The Transition to a Sustainable Future by John H. Perkins Changing Energy The Transition to a Sustainable Future

Changing Energy outlines how humanity came to its current energy economy through three previous energy transitions and now stands poised for a necessary fourth one. Despite the immense benefits conferred by a global energy economy based primarily on coal, oil,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/10/2017

Changing Energy The Transition to a Sustainable Future by John H. Perkins Changing Energy The Transition to a Sustainable Future

Changing Energy outlines how humanity came to its current energy economy through three previous energy transitions and now stands poised for a necessary fourth one. Despite the immense benefits conferred by a global energy economy based primarily on coal, oil,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

High Energy Costs Assessing the Burden by Hans H. Landsberg High Energy Costs Assessing the Burden

The two major concerns in the energy policy debate relate to economic efficiency and whether the price should indicate to each consumer the true cost to the economy of using more energy, and the second is that of economic equity...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/10/2017

The Southern Energy Corridor: Turkey's Role in European Energy Security by Vedat Yorucu, Ozay Mehmet The Southern Energy Corridor: Turkey's Role in European Energy Security
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This book highlights the importance of Turkey in diversifying supplies in future European energy security, focusing in particular on the rapidly emerging southern energy corridor.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Biodiversity and Wind Farms in Portugal Current knowledge and insights for an integrated impact assessment process by Miguel Mascarenhas Biodiversity and Wind Farms in Portugal Current knowledge and insights for an integrated impact assessment process

This book presents a review of the state-of-the-art knowledge on the interactions between biodiversity and wind energy development, focused on the Portuguese reality. The volume addresses the particularities of the impact assessment procedures in Portugal, contrasting it with the international...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

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