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Energy industries. Energy policy. Fuel trade

  • Energy Policy in the Laurance R. Geri; David E. McNabb

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 92.95

    In an effort to provide greater awareness of the necessary policy decisions facing our elected and appointed officials, Energy Policy in the U.S.: Politics, Challenges, and Prospects for Change presents an overview of important energy policies and the policy process in the United States, including their history, goals, methods of action, and consequences.... more...

  • Low-carbon, Sustainable Future in East Asiaby Soo-Cheol Lee; Hector Pollitt; Seung-Joon Park

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    East Asia is a key region in the global economy, including both the second and third largest global economies already and, led by China, continuing to expand at a rapid rate. This economic growth has led to unprecedented gains in prosperity in the region but it has also led to increasing environmental pressures and energy issues.????????? This book... more...

  • Energy Security and Natural Gas Markets in Europeby Tim Boersma

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Moving beyond most conventional thinking about energy security in Europe which revolves around stability of supplies and the reliability of suppliers, this book presents the history of European policy-making regarding energy resources, including recent controversies about shale gas and fracking. Using the United States as a benchmark, the author tests... more...

  • Sino-U.S. Energy Trianglesby David Zweig; Yufan Hao

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    ? The remarkable performance of the Chinese economy in the last three decades has placed China at the centre of the world stage. In 1993, China became a net importer of energy, although it was not until the early 2000s that the world began to pay more attention to China’s energy needs and its potential impact on the world. With China’s energy search... more...

  • Energy Security and the Indian Ocean Regionby Dennis Rumley; Sanjay Chaturvedi

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 51.95

    First published in 2005, this book is the second volume produced by the Indian Ocean Research Group (IORG). The Indian Ocean Region has become increasingly important to discussions on energy security, not only because of the critical importance of regional states as energy suppliers, but also because of the essential role of the Ocean as an energy... more...

  • Harnessing Cultural Capital for Sustainabilityby Munyaradzi Mawere; Samuel Awuah-Nyamekye

    Langaa RPCIG 2015; US$ 37.00

    This book argues that the basic component of any society�s social security and sustainability is cultural capital and its ability to fully recognise diversity in knowledge production and advancement. However, with regard to African societies, since the dawn of racial slavery and colonialism, cultural capital � indigenous knowledge in particular � has... more...

  • Modeling Energy-Economy Interactionsby Charles J. Hitch

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 51.95

    This report, first published in 1977, explores several different approaches to the same question; namely, how severe will be the impact on key U.S. macro-economic variables of the transition from main reliance on oil and natural gas to other sources of energy? This book will be of interest to students of economics and environmental studies. more...

  • Contested Powersby John-Andrew McNeish; Axel Borchgrevink; Owen Logan

    Zed Books 2015; US$ 28.95

    A study of the relationship between energy production and political power. 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...

  • How Large Are Global Energy Subsidies?by David Coady; Ian W.H. Parry; Louis Sears; Baoping Shang

    International Monetary Fund 2015; US$ 9.00

    This paper provides a comprehensive, updated picture of energy subsidies at the global and regional levels. It focuses on the broad notion of post-tax energy subsidies, which arise when consumer prices are below supply costs plus a tax to reflect environmental damage and an additional tax applied to all consumption goods to raise government revenues.... more...