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  • China’s Climate-Energy Policy: Domestic and International Impacts book cover

    China’s Climate-Energy Policy

    Domestic and International Impacts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akihisa Mori

    China’s recent climate-energy policy, an outcome of contemporary challenges, has generated conflict of interest amongst major stakeholders. Coupled with a boost in demand for oil, gas and coal, as well as a rapid growth in wind and solar power, it has not only affected domestic fossil fuel and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28
    Routledge

  • Positional Analysis for Sustainable Development: Reconsidering Policy, Economics and Accounting book cover

    Positional Analysis for Sustainable Development

    Reconsidering Policy, Economics and Accounting, 1st Edition

    By Judy Brown, Peter Soderbaum, Malgorzata Dereniowska

    Climate change, biodiversity loss, pollution of land and water, land-use changes, lack of equality and other problems at local, national and global levels represent a challenge for economics as a social science. Mainstream neoclassical economics may be able to contribute to a more sustainable…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14
    Routledge

  • Climatology from Satellites book cover

    Climatology from Satellites

    1st Edition

    By Eric Barrett

    Originally published in 1974, was a pioneering study which summarized, within the pre-existing framework of atmospheric knowledge, the more significant findings that emerged from the first decade of climatological analyses of meteorological satellite data. It shows how these data complement and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Pollution, Climate and Change

  • Energy and Agriculture: Their Interacting Futures: Policy Implications of Global Models book cover

    Energy and Agriculture: Their Interacting Futures

    Policy Implications of Global Models, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maurice Lévy, John L. Robinson

    Originally published in 1984, this volume examines the consequences of increasing energy prices on agricultural production. It discusses whether it is possible to use agriculture to produce energy without endangering the food supply for the highly populated areas of the devloping world. Analyzing…

    Paperback – 2019-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • The Political Economy of Natural Gas book cover

    The Political Economy of Natural Gas

    1st Edition

    By Ferdinand E. Banks

    Originally published in 1987 this book presents a comprehensive survey of the global natural gas industry: it looks at the problems of supply, the pattern of demand, the economics of the industrya nd how the industry in the 1980s was being affected by changes in other energy sectors. As a key…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Alaskan Oil: Alternative Routes and Markets book cover

    Alaskan Oil

    Alternative Routes and Markets, 1st Edition

    By Charles J. Cicchetti

    Originally published in 1972, this volume, supplemented extensively with maps and tables, and employing sophisticated institutional and empirical analyses, discusses a number of important issues relating to the viability of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and the natural environment. The author concludes…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge

  • The Coal Problem: A Survey: 1910-1936 book cover

    The Coal Problem

    A Survey: 1910-1936, 1st Edition

    By J. P. Dickie

    Focussing on a period of rapid and significant change in the coal industry, this volume, originally published in 1936, sets out the economic facts of the industry and discusses the extent to which politics and industry became interwoven during the years 1910-1936. As well as covering key events…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • The British Coal Industry book cover

    The British Coal Industry

    1st Edition

    By H. Townshend-Rose

    Originally published in 1951, this book is a straightforward account of the British nationalized coal industry in the first half of the twentieth century. An introductory chapter gives the history of the industry during the inter-war years and subsequent chapters discuss the complex organization by…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • High-cost Oil and Gas Resources book cover

    High-cost Oil and Gas Resources

    1st Edition

    By Jerome Davis

    Originally published in 1981, this book discusses the development of higher cost North Sea gas and oil fields. Starting with the perceived need to develop these higher cost fields, the book focuses on their role in the policy interplay between government and industry. What is high cost, it is…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Coal on the Switchback: The Coal Industry Since Nationalisation book cover

    Coal on the Switchback

    The Coal Industry Since Nationalisation, 1st Edition

    By Israel Berkovitch

    Originally published in 1977, this book concentrates on the period since nationalisation in the history of the coal industry. It provides not only a compact summary for those within the industry but also provides understanding of its problems and achievements for those outside it. The fluctuating…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • The Energy Crisis: Ten Years After book cover

    The Energy Crisis

    Ten Years After, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Hawdon

    This book, originally published in 1984 by a group of leading international commentators on the oil market and major corporate figures int eh market, investigates the underlying forces determining the oil market in the 1970s and 80s. It also discusses the important indicators which point to how the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • The Price of Coal book cover

    The Price of Coal

    1st Edition

    By Michael P. Jackson

    This book, originally published in 1974, examines the changes that took place in the market position of the coal industry in the twentieth century. It examines in detail the position of the industry during the two World Wars, the problems of the inter-war years, the effects of nationalisation and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

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