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Energy from Routledge is a diverse and essential publishing program in all areas of global energy policy and technology. With titles covering the most up-to-date developments in technology, energy efficiency, energy resources and energy policy & economics across both the renewable and the traditional energy areas. The Energy list offers quality resources from some of the world’s most eminent figures in the field by bringing together key professional titles, core textbooks, groundbreaking research and some classic reference works and handbooks. With international appeal to students, professionals, researchers and practitioners, and includes up-to-date practical guidance and legislation, plus collaborations with leading global energy organisations on all topics related to current and emerging issues and developments in energy policy and application the Energy list is an invaluable source or information for all those interested in the energy industry.

Our series include Routledge Studies in Energy Policy and Renewable Energy Technologies, as well as our best-selling professional Planning and Installing Series and our Expert Series publications.

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Textbooks

  1. Renewable Energy Resources

    3rd Edition
    By John Twidell and Tony Weir

    Renewable Energy Resources is a numerate and quantitative text covering the full range of renewable energy technologies and their implementation worldwide. Energy supplies from renewables (such as from biofuels, solar heat, photovoltaics, wind, hydro, wave, tidal, geothermal, and ocean-thermal) are essential components of every nation’s energy strategy, not least because of concerns for the local and global environment, for energy security and for sustainability.  Read more...

  2. Energy Security, Equality and Justice

    This book applies concepts from ethics, justice, and political philosophy to five sets of contemporary energy problems cutting across time, economics, politics, geography, and technology.

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Professional

  1. Biochar for Environmental Management

    Science, Technology and Implementation, 2nd Edition
    Edited by Johannes Lehmann and Stephen Joseph

    The first edition of this book, published in 2009, was the definitive work reviewing the expanding research literature on this topic. Since then, the rate of research activity has increased at least ten-fold, and biochar products are now commercially available as soil amendments. This second edition includes not only substantially updated chapters... Read more

  2. Why the price of oil is falling and what then?

    The authors of, The World After Cheap Oil, discuss the causes and impacts to the world economy of falling oil prices. 

     This article was first published in Kanava-magazine 1/2015 (in Finnish).
     

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Research & Reference

  1. Highly Recommended by CHOICE - Energy and Electricity in Industrial Nations by Allan Mazur

    "An excellent book for everyone interested in energy-related issues. Summing Up: Highly recommended. " - J Tavakoli, Lafayette College, CHOICE Review September 2014

    For more information about the book click here.

    To view inside the book click here

  2. Just Published - Our Energy Future

    Our Energy Future presents timely and scientifically sound information on energy policy, socioeconomic aspects of energy production and consumption with a focus on rural areas. The book presents the latest research by top scholars with the goal of clarifying options and providing the basis for informed policy decisions.

    To view inside Our Energy Future click here

    To see the full list of titles in the Routledge Studies in Energy Policy series click here

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News

  1. Did you see these Sustainability Blog posts in 2014?

    We hope you got the chance to read these posts in 2014, but in case you didn’t, we’ve put them all in one place to make them easily accessible!

    You can always view our latest Routledge Sustainability blog posts or browse our archive of previous entries here. Each entry will also be posted within Facebook and open to comments so please feel free to join in with the conversation here.

  2. The Routledge Sustainability Hub is Live!

    The Routledge Sustainability Hub is an online knowledge center for the global sustainability community. It offers a wide range of resources for everyone, whether you are teaching, discovering, or working in sustainability. is an online knowledge center for the global sustainability community.  Click here to read more >>>

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New textbooks in established subject areas for students at all stages of their degree

Course Guides

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