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- Hoover Institution Press 2016; US$ 6.99
The entire world, especially the United States, is in the midst of an energy revolution. Since the oil embargo of 1973, individuals, corporations, and other organizations have found ways to economically reduce energy use. In this book, Jim Sweeney examines the energy policies and practices of the past forty years and their impact on three crucial systems:... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00
This engaging book brings together leading ecological economists to collectively present a definitive case for looking beyond economic growth as the sole panacea for the worlds ecological predicament. Grounded in physics, ecology, and the science of human behavior, contributors show how economic growth itself has become "uneconomic"... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Sweden has a long history of ambitious environmental, energy and climate policy. Due to the large amount of data available it is possible to perform statistically sound analysis and assess long term changes in productivity, efficiency, and technological development. The data at hand together with Sweden?s ambitious energy and climate policy provides... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00
This book discusses the economic, political, and environmental issues surrounding the international exploration and exploitation of conventional and unconventional natural gas. Shale gas development in recent years has changed the energy discussion in the US as existing reserves of natural gas coupled with horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 112.00 US$ 91.84
A variety of perspectives from leading economists provides fresh insight into how Arab countries may best exploit their oil revenues. more...
- WIT Press 2016; US$ 248.00
Delegates to the 3rd International Conference on Environmental and Economic Impact on Sustainable Development contributed the peer-reviewed papers contained in this book. The papers consider the impact of economic constraints on the environment, taking into account the social aspects as well as the over-use of natural resources. more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 79.99
This book describes the evolution and mechanisms of natural wealth creation. The author explains how natural wealth consists of complex physical structures of condensed (?frozen?) energy and what the key requirements for wealth creation are, namely a change agent, a selection mechanism and a life-extending mechanism. He uses elements from multiple... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 99.00
This book was written for anyone wishing to understand how sustainable scenarios emerge from current innovations. It complements current sustainability transition research by providing a ?socio-technical map,? an analytical and operational tool that can be used to explain the current positioning of innovators and their networks; to form alternative... more...
- Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2016; US$ 349.99
Plunkett'S Green Technology Industry Almanac 2016 Key Findings: &Bull;Plunkett Research Lists Top 300 Companies in Green Tech and Names Top Trends Changing the Industry for the Mid Term. Key Features: &Bull;Industry Trends Analysis, Market Data and Competitive Intelligence &Bull;Market Forecasts and Industry Statistics &Bull;Industry... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 65.00
Resource Economics engages students and practitioners in natural resource and environmental issues from both local and global standpoints. The fourth edition of this approachable but rigorous text provides a new focus on risk and uncertainty as well as new applications that address the effect of new energy technologies on scarcity and climate change... more...