Coal Myths And Environmental Realities: Industrial Fuel-use Decisions In A Time Of Change, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Coal Myths And Environmental Realities

Industrial Fuel-use Decisions In A Time Of Change, 1st Edition

By Alvin L. Alm

Routledge

154 pages

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Description

This book deals with two inconsistent myths that persistently surround industrial use of coal. The first myth is that the Clean Air Act precluded the use of coal; the second, that industrial use of coal will expand rapidly as a result of purely economic choices. .

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. History of Industrial Fuel Use 2. The Costs of Industrial Fuel Use 3. The Process of Industrial Fuel–Use Decisions 4. The Clean Air Act and Industry Decisions 5. Energy and Environmental Quality

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General