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  • Security of Supply in Electricity Marketsby OECD Publishing; International Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2002; US$ 100.00

    This book analyses the impact of electricity market reform on investment in the power industry. It considers the implications of more open and competitive markets for the security of electricity supply. Some of electricity’s uses are essential components of modern life. Security of electricity supply is an important policy objective in virtually... more...

  • Electricity Information 2010by OECD Publishing; International Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 210.00

    Electricity Information provides a comprehensive review of historical and current market trends in the OECD electricity sector, including 2009 preliminary data. This reference document brings together essential statistics on electricity and heat. It therefore provides a strong foundation for policy and market analysis, which in turn can better inform... more...

  • What is Good for General Motors?by Thomas A. Crumm

    Algora Publishing 2010; US$ 23.95

    An insider exposes the strategic decisions that have caused the foundation of America?s industrial sector to crumble, then lays out a plan for its restoration. The author led GM Chairman John Smale?s Scenario Planning Staff in the mid-1990s and Roger Smith?s development of a Saturn expansion proposal in the late-1980s after a career in GM plant operations... more...

  • Gender Stratification in the IT Industryby Kenneth W. Koput; Barbara A. Gutek

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    This illuminating monograph introduces a status-equilibrating, social capital explanation for the persistent gender stratification in the field of information technology. The authors analyze why the workforce has become increasingly male-dominated over time by looking at how pre-employment conditions provide different experiences and opportunities... more...

  • Service Level Agreementsby Jimmy Desai

    IT Governance Ltd 2010; US$ 29.90

    This pocket guide identifies some of the benefits and the pitfalls that an organisation can encounter when negotiating and drafting SLAs. It gives an overview of SLAs, highlighting typical scenarios that can arise, and provides information on typical solutions that have been adopted by other organisations. more...

  • Antrieb für die Zukunftby Engelbert Wimmer; Mark C. Schneider; Petra Blum

    Schäffer-Poeschel Verlag für Wirtschaft Steuern Recht GmbH 2010; US$ 27.97

    <!-- Generated by XStandard version on 2015-03-30T23:42:54 --><p>Vom Verbrennungsmotor mit fossilem Kraftstoff gilt es sich mehr und mehr zu verabschieden.</p><ul><li>Welcher Hersteller schafft es zuerst, eine <strong>alternative Antriebsvariante</strong> zur Marktreife zu bringen?</li><li>Welche... more...

  • The Social Cost of Electricityby Anil Markandya; Andrea Bigano; Roberto Porchia

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    This book reports and rationalizes the state-of-the-art concerning the social costs of electricity generation. Social costs are assessed by adding to the private generation costs, the external costs associated with damages to human health, the environment, crops, materials, and those related to the consequences of climate change. The authors consider... more...

  • Climate and Electricity Annual 2011: Data and Analysesby OECD Publishing; International Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 70.00

    Electricity use is growing worldwide, providing a range of energy services: lighting, heating and cooling, specific industrial uses, entertainment, information technologies, and mobility. Because its generation remains largely based on fossil fuels, electricity is also the largest and the fastest-growing source of energy-related CO 2 emissions, the... more...

  • Kernenergie und Politikberatungby Cornelia Altenburg

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 59.99

    Die Arbeit setzt sich mit den Chancen und Risiken wissenschaftlicher Politikberatung auseinander. Im Zentrum steht die Enquete-Kommission ?Zukünftige Kernenergie-Politik?, die in der Hochphase der eskalierenden Kernkraftkontroverse 1979 eingesetzt wurde und zu einem für Zeitgenossen überraschenden ?historischen Kompromiss? kam. more...

  • Projektfinanzierung in Supply Chain Netzwerkenby Prof. Dr. Henry Schäfer; Sebastian Baumann

    Gabler Verlag 2008; Not Available

    Sebastian Baumann untersucht, ob der bisherige unternehmensbezogene Finanzierungsansatz im Rahmen von Netzwerkbeziehungen adäquat ist und ob dieser veränderten Risikosituationen im Netwerk gerecht wird. Der mögliche Lösungsansatz in Form der Projektfinanzierung wird in Verbindung zu den leistungswirtschaftlichen Netzwerkstrukturen im Rahmen der Automobilindustrie... more...