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Energy resources books

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Recently Published

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: 15/11/2017

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: 15/11/2017

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: 13/11/2017

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: 06/11/2017

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: 12/10/2017

The Dynamics of EU External Energy Relations Fighting for Energy by Francesca Batzella The Dynamics of EU External Energy Relations Fighting for Energy

The book 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 policy-entrepreneur trying to expand its...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2017

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: 02/10/2017

Energy Planning Approaches & Assessment by Justin Gonzalez Energy Planning Approaches & Assessment


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Coming Soon

Navigating the Energy Labyrinth The Transition to a Sustainable Energy Future by George H. Shaw, Roger James Kuhns Navigating the Energy Labyrinth The Transition to a Sustainable Energy Future
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This book 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 control their own destinies by locally managing energy use and generation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

Other books in this genre

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: 30/09/2017

The Environmental Management of Renewable Energy by James G. Speight The Environmental Management of Renewable Energy


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

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: 19/09/2017

Fracking the Neighborhood Reluctant Activists and Natural Gas Drilling by Jessica Smartt (Assistant Professor, Texas Woman's University) Gullion Fracking the Neighborhood Reluctant Activists and Natural Gas Drilling
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What happens when natural gas drilling moves into an urban area: how communities in North Texas responded to the environmental and health threats of fracking.When natural gas drilling moves into an urban or a suburban neighborhood, a two-hundred-foot-high drill appears...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/09/2017

Energy 2000 An Overview of the World's Energy Resources in the Decades to Come by Heinz Knoepfel Energy 2000 An Overview of the World's Energy Resources in the Decades to Come

Originally published in 1986, this book takes an inter-disciplinary approach to the options for energy in the future. Written in a clear, easy-to-read style, it proposes that future solutions should not be based solely on cost, given our plentiful energy...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

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: 05/09/2017

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: 05/09/2017

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: 01/09/2017

Energy Empires in Collision by David Howell Energy Empires in Collision

The Energy Debate - a statesman's account from the inside
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/08/2017

Energy Justice Re-Balancing the Trilemma of Security, Poverty and Climate Change by Darren McCauley Energy Justice Re-Balancing the Trilemma of Security, Poverty and Climate Change

This book re-conceptualizes energy justice as a unifying agenda for scholars and practitioners working on the issues faced in the trilemna of energy security, poverty and climate change.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/08/2017

Environmental Justice and Land Use Conflict The Governance of Mineral and Gas Resource Development by Amanda Kennedy Environmental Justice and Land Use Conflict The Governance of Mineral and Gas Resource Development

Conflict over the extraction of coal and gas resources has rapidly escalated in communities throughout the world. Using an environmental justice lens, this multi-disciplinary book explores cases of land use conflict through the lived experiences of communities grappling with such...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

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