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  • Sustainability in Transition

    Principles for Developing Solutions

    By Travis Gliedt, Kelli Larson

    Sustainability in Transition: Principles for Creating Change and Solutions offers the first in-depth education-focused treatment of how to address sustainability in a comprehensive manner. The textbook is structured as a learning-centered approach to walk students through the process of linking…

    Paperback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Activism in Architecture

    Bright Dreams of Passive Energy

    Edited by Carolina Dayer, Margot Kally McDonald

    This edited collection gathers contributions from a diverse range of renowned scholars and professionals to uncover the unique relationship between passive architectural systems and activism that took hold in the United States during the 1960s and 1970s. Focusing on the pioneering work of the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth

    Systems and society

    By Aled Jones, Roberto Pasqualino

    Decision making processes within government and the finance sector are unable to adequately engage with the interconnectivity of environmental, economic, geopolitical, societal and technological systems, and the associated growth in systemic risk. One significant factor is the inability of models…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Redesigning Petroleum Taxation

    Aligning Government and Investors in the UK

    By Emre Usenmez

    Since its inception some 40 years ago, petroleum-specific taxation in the UK has been subject to numerous modifications, most recently in 2015. Often these modifications were brought into place not only to sufficiently incentivise the investors but also to capture a fair share for the government.…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • 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, Ioan M. Charnley-Parry, 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

  • 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 – 2018-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • 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

  • 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 – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Strategies for Rapid Climate Mitigation

    Wartime mobilisation as a model for action?

    By Laurence L Delina

    To keep the global average temperature from rising further than 2°C, emissions must peak soon and then fall steeply. This book examines how such rapid mitigation can proceed – in the scale and speed required for effective climate action – using an analogy provided by the mobilisation for a war that…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • China's Energy Security

    A Multidimensional Perspective

    Edited by Giulia C Romano, Jean-Francois Meglio

    A secure supply of energy is essential for all nations, to sustain their economy, and indeed their very survival. This subject is especially important in the case of China, as China’s booming economy and consequent demand for energy is affecting the whole world, and in turn potentially driving…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Energy, Cities and Sustainability

    An historical approach

    By Harry Margalit

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

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