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  • Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reforms

    A Guide to Economic and Political Complexity

    By Jun Rentschler

    Countries around the world are spending close to $500 billion per year on subsidising fossil fuel consumption. The G20 countries alone spend another $450 billion on subsidising fossil fuel production. In addition, the indirect social welfare costs of these subsidies have been shown to be…

    Hardback – 2018-05-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Governing Shale Gas

    Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe

    By John Whitton, Matthew Cotton, Kathy Brasier

    Shale energy development is an issue of global importance. The number of reserves globally, and their potential economic return, has increased dramatically in the past decade. Questions abound, however, about the appropriate governance systems to manage the risks of unconventional oil and gas…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Renewable Energy Engineering and Technology

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by V. V. N. Kishore

    This is the most comprehensive guide ever written on renewables technology and engineering, intended to cater for the rapidly growing numbers of present and future engineers who are keen to lead the revolution. All the main sectors are covered - photovoltaics, solar thermal, wind, bioenergy, hydro…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Photovoltaic Systems and the National Electric Code

    By Bill Brooks, Sean White

    Used throughout the United States, the National Electric Code (NEC) is the world’s most detailed set of electrical codes, with extensive guidelines pertaining to photovoltaic (PV) systems. Photovoltaic Systems and the National Electric Code presents a straightforward explanation of the NEC in…

    Paperback – 2018-04-05 
    Routledge

  • Low Carbon Politics

    A Cultural Approach Focusing on Low Carbon Electricity

    By David Toke

    Low Carbon Politics focuses on how policies and institutions have influenced the deployment of renewable energy and nuclear power in the electricity sector. Cultural theory is used to analyse this. Egalitarian pressures have had a profound influence on technological outcomes, not merely in…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Architectural Science and the Sun

    The poetics and pragmatics of solar design

    By Matt Fajkus, Dason Whitsett

    Architectural Science and the Sun synthesizes physics, climate, program, and perception to provide a foundation in the principles of architectural science related to the sun: solar geometry, solar analysis and design techniques, passive design principles and daylighting. Part analytical handbook,…

    Paperback – 2018-03-16 
    Routledge

  • EU Energy Relations With Russia

    Solidarity and the Rule of Law

    By Umut Turksen

    This book provides a detailed analysis of the legal framework in which the energy trade between the European Union and the Russian Federation has been conducted. Using case studies of eight member states, it critically examines the EU’s ability and the duty of its Member States to conduct their…

    Hardback – 2018-03-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • Offshore Energy and Marine Spatial Planning

    Edited by Katherine L. Yates, Corey Bradshaw

    Offshore energy generation is a rapidly growing sector, competing for space in an already busy seascape. This book brings together the ecological, economic, and social implications of the spatial conflict this growth entails. Covering all energy-generation types (wind, wave, tidal, oil, and gas),…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Coproducing Water, Energy and Waste Services

    Edited by Luisa Moretto, Marco Ranzato

    Conventional services, such as water, energy and waste services, have been for a long time physically networked and centrally managed. Today, this delivery model appears increasingly inefficient in two respects. It often fails in guaranteeing its financial viability and equitable service access,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-05 
    Routledge

  • The Green Studio Handbook

    Environmental Strategies for Schematic Design

    By Alison G Kwok, Walter Grondzik

    The Green Studio Handbook remains an essential resource for design studios and professional practice. This extensive and user-friendly tool presents practical guidelines for the application of green strategies during the schematic design of buildings. Students and professionals can quickly get up…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Sustainaspeak

    A Guide to Sustainable Design Terms

    By Elizabeth Lewis

    Architecture 2030; BUG; Biophilic Design; BIPV; Circular Economy; LEED; Passive Design; Solar Chimney; Systems Thinking; WELL; Xeriscaping What does it all mean? The complex and evolving language used in the sustainable design community can be very challenging; particularly to those new to…

    Paperback – 2018-01-25 
    Routledge

  • Energy Law and the Sustainable Company

    Innovation and corporate social responsibility

    By Patricia Park, Duncan Magnus Park

    What kind of decision-making should multinationals engage in to create a sustainable company? There is substantial debate over why CEOs, senior management and Boards of Directors make the wrong decisions by not asking the right questions, with the result that not only is the company itself damaged,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-20 
    Routledge

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