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  • Energy: All That Mattersby Paul L. Younger; Sam Richardson

    Hodder & Stoughton 2014; US$ 14.00

    Energy is probably the defining topic of our age. Uncertainty over the long-term availability of some hydrocarbons and nuclear fuels are increasingly prompting volatility in energy prices on world markets. Meanwhile, no serious scientist doubts that the unabated atmospheric emissions of carbon dioxide associated with traditional forms of energy use... more...

  • New Energy Sources for Jordanby Andrea Gamba

    International Monetary Fund 2015; US$ 9.00

    Jordan's initiatives to reduce its energy dependency could have substantial macroeconomicimplications, but will crucially depend on the level of international oil prices in the nextdecade. Significant uncertainties remain regarding the feasibility of the initiatives and theirpotential fiscal costs, including from contingent liabilities, could be very... more...

  • Compendium of Hydrogen Energyby Ram Gupta; Angelo Basile; T. Nejat Veziroglu

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 250.00

    Compendium of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 2: Hydrogen Storage, Distribution and Infrastructure focuses on the storage and transmission of hydrogen. As many experts believe the hydrogen economy will, at some point, replace the fossil fuel economy as the primary source of the world’s energy, this book details hydrogen storage in pure form, including... more...

  • Getting To Know About Energy In School And Societyby Joan Solomon

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 52.48

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Watt Committee on Energy Publications: Towards an Energy Policy for Transportby Watt Committee on Energy Publications

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 210.00

    The importance of energy for transport was recognised in Report No. 1 published by The Watt Committee on Energy in 1977. Two features of transport energy use are its magnitude (approximately 22% of the UK total) and its vulnerability to oil supplies (nearly 50% of our oil supply). There have been several excellent conferences elsewhere since then... more...

  • Economics and Politics of Energyby Behram N. Kursunogammalu; Stephan L. Mintz; Arnold Perlmutter

    Springer US 2007; US$ 93.85

    The 1995 conference was organized around two closely related themes and focused on the two pivotal aspects of energy, that is, economics and politics, both of which are decisive in providing long-term national and international strategies for the next century. Originally the program was going to include the participants from the new oil powers in Central... more...

  • Energy In The 21st Centuryby John R. Fanchi

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 42.00 US$ 38.22

    Energy may be the most important factor that will influence the shape of society in the 21st century. The cost and availability of energy significantly impacts our quality of life, the health of national economies, the relationships between nations, and the stability of our environment. What kind of energy do we want to use in our future? Will there... more...

  • Making Technology Workby John M. Deutch; Richard K. Lester

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 38.00

    This book presents 15 interdisciplinary case studies of technology application in the energy and environment sectors. more...

  • Energy Technology and Directions for the Futureby John R. Fanchi

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 95.95

    Energy Technology and Directions for the Future presents the fundamentals of energy for scientists and engineers. It is a survey of energy sources that will be available for use in the 21st century energy mix. The reader will learn about the history and science of several energy sources as well as the technology and social significance of energy.... more...

  • Renewable Energyby Bent Sørensen

    Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 110.00

    This third edition of Renewable Energy is undoubtedly one of the most complete accounts of the subject, from source through to extraction and use. The book is academically rigorous, but accessible. The author first describes the effect of the sun on the atmosphere and the creation of wind and waves, including the effects of global warming. For each... more...