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Energy industries. Energy policy. Fuel trade

  • A New Scramble for Africa?by Sören Scholvin

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95

    This book is the first to bring together comparative perspectives on the strategies of state and non-state actors involved in the exploitation of Sub-Saharan energy resources; the potential and pitfalls of new forms of cooperation on energy southwards of the Sahara and the domestic opportunities and challenges of the present energy resource boom. It... more...

  • Energy Technology 2015by Animesh R. Jha; Cong Wang; Neale R. Neelameggham; Donna Post Guillen; Li Li; Cynthia K. Belt; Randolph E. Kirchain; Jeffrey S. Spangenberger; Frank Johnson; Andrew J. Gomes; Amit Pandey; Peter Hosemann

    Wiley 2015; US$ 149.95

    This book covers various technological aspects of sustainable energy ecosystems and processes that improve energy efficiency, and reduce and sequestrate carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) and other greenhouse emissions. Papers emphasize the need for sustainable technologies in extractive metallurgy, materials processing and manufacturing industries with reduced... more...

  • The Energy World is Flatby Daniel Lacalle; Diego Parrilla

    Wiley 2015; US$ 40.00

    A stronger, more informed approach to the energy markets The Energy World Is Flat provides a forward-looking analysis of the energy markets and addresses the implications of their rapid transformation. Written by acknowledged expert Daniel Lacalle, who is actively engaged with energy portfolios in the financial space, this book is grounded in... more...

  • Plunkett's Energy Industry Almanac 2015by Jack W. Plunkett

    Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2015; US$ 349.99

    Plunkett'S Energy Industry Almanac 2015 Key Findings: &Bull;Plunkett Research Lists Top 500 Companies in the Energy Industry and Names the Top Trends Changing for the Mid Term. Key Features: &Bull;Industry Trends Analysis, Market Data and Competitive Intelligence &Bull;Market Forecasts and Industry Statistics &Bull;Industry Associations... more...

  • Energy and Security in the Industrializing Worldby Raju G. C. Thomas; Bennett Ramberg

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    Provides detailed analyses of the related concerns of energy needs, the economy, and national security for developing countries -- Argentina, Brazil, Cuba, India, Pakistan, South Africa, South Korea, and Taiwan. The essays serve to underline the dangerous problem of nuclear proliferation for several of these countries have uneasy relations with their... more...

  • Energy and the National Defenseby Howard III Bucknell

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan and the war between Iran and Iraq underline the grim thesis of this book. Howard Bucknell argues that our dependence upon foreign oil poses an unequaled threat not only to our security as a nation but also to the fabric of our society. He issues a call for confronting this imminent crisis, for conservation and for... more...

  • Preise und Preisgestaltung in der Energiewirtschaftby Ines Zenke; Stefan Wollschläger; Jost Eder

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    Price formation in the energy supply industry is one of the most widely discussed issues in today's energy economy. This work provides practical answers to a wide range of questions. After a systematic introduction to the topic, renowned experts and practitioners examine the particular factors affecting price formation in each sub-area... more...

  • International Energy Governanceby R. Leal-Arcas; A. Filis; E. S. Abu Gosh

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    The legal aspects at the junction of interstate energy cooperation have become increasingly important in a world that is hungry for energy security. This book focuses on selected legal issues relating to international energy governance. International law as it stands today is not well equipped to handle international energy governance issues fully.... more...

  • The Power of the Mineby Sudeshna Ghosh Banerjee; Zayra Romo; Gary McMahon

    World Bank Publications 2015; US$ 24.99

    Africa needs power - to grow its economies and enhance the welfare of its people. Power for all is still a long distance away - two thirds of the population remains without electricity and enterprises rank electricity as a top constraint to doing business. This sub-optimal situation coexists while vast energy resources remain untapped. One solution... more...

  • Energy for the 21st Centuryby Roy Nersesian

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 64.95

    A compendium of current knowledge about conventional and alternative sources of energy. It clarifies complex technical issues, enlivens history, and illuminates the policy dilemmas we face today. This revised edition includes new material on biofuels, an expanded section on sustainability and sustainable energy, and updated figures and tables throughout.... more...