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  • Oil and World Power (Routledge Revivals)

    Background to the Oil Crisis, 1st Edition

    By Peter R. Odell

    The oil industry is the world’s largest commercial enterprise. Its extent is global; international issues are consistently influenced by considerations of oil production and consumption, while the international communications networks of the larger oil companies rival those of many nations. In this…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • An Introduction to the Green Economy

    Science, Systems and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Adrian C. Newton, Elena Cantarello

    The green economy is widely seen as a potential solution to current global economic and environmental crises, and a potential mechanism by which sustainable development might be achieved in practice. Considerable investments are now being made into the development of green technology, renewable…

    Paperback – 2014-08-05
    Routledge

  • Determining the Economic Value of Water

    Concepts and Methods, 2nd Edition

    By Robert A. Young, John B. Loomis

    Water provides benefits as a commodity for agriculture, industry, and households, and as a public good such as fisheries habitat, water quality and recreational use. To aid in cost-benefit analysis under conditions where market determined price signals are usually unavailable, economists have…

    Paperback – 2014-07-16
    Routledge

  • Key Concepts in Water Resource Management

    A Review and Critical Evaluation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Lautze

    The vocabulary and discourse of water resource management have expanded vastly in recent years to include an array of new concepts and terminology, such as water security, water productivity, virtual water and water governance. While the new conceptual lenses may generate insights that improve…

    Paperback – 2014-06-19
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • The Economics of Climate Change and the Change of Climate in Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin Maréchal

    Climate change is without question the single most important issue the world faces over the next hundred years. The most recent scientific data have led to the conclusion that the globally averaged net effect of human activities since 1750 has been one of warming and that continued greenhouse gas…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Freshwater

    Environmental Issues, Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By James Fargo Balliett

    Freshwater is our planet’s most precious resource, and also the least conserved. Freshwater makes up only 3 percent of the total water on the planet, and yet the majority (1.9 percent) is held in a frozen state in glaciers, icebergs, and polar ice fields. This leaves approximately one-half of 1…

    Paperback – 2014-05-14
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Energy

    Challenges for a Sustainable Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Vanderheiden

    This book brings together leading scholars on the politics of energy, examining the natural resources and developing technologies that are essential to its production and the various public and private factors affecting its use, along with the ecological consequences of both. Section One…

    Paperback – 2014-04-24
    Routledge

  • The Official History of North Sea Oil and Gas

    Vol. II: Moderating the State’s Role, 1st Edition

    By Alex Kemp

    Written by the leading expert in the history of UK energy, this study provides new, in-depth analysis of the development of UK petroleum policies towards the North Sea oil and gas industry from the early 1960s to the early 1980s. Following on from volume I (The Growing Dominance of the State) to…

    Paperback – 2014-03-28
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • The Official History of North Sea Oil and Gas

    Vol. I: The Growing Dominance of the State, 1st Edition

    By Alex Kemp

    Written by the leading expert in UK petroleum economics, this study provides a new, unique, in-depth analysis of the development of British policies towards the North Sea oil and gas industry from the early 1960s to the early 1980s.  Drawing on full access to the UK Government’s relevant…

    Paperback – 2014-03-28
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • The Future of Helium as a Natural Resource

    1st Edition

    Edited by William J. Nuttall, Richard Clarke, Bartek Glowacki

    The book reveals the changing dynamics of the helium industry on both the supply-side and the demand-side. The helium industry has a long-term future and this important gas will have a role to play for many decades to come. Major new users of helium are expected to enter the market, especially in…

    Paperback – 2014-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Disaster

    Investigating the Myth and Reality, 1st Edition

    By The Independent Investigation on the Fukushima Nuclear Accident

    When the Nuclear Safety Commission in Japan reviewed safety-design guidelines for nuclear plants in 1990, the regulatory agency explicitly ruled out the need to consider prolonged AC power loss. In other words, nothing like the catastrophe at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station was…

    Paperback – 2014-02-20
    Routledge

  • Economics of the Oceans

    Rights, Rents and Resources, 1st Edition

    By Paul Hallwood

    It is an unfortunate truth that our oceans offer valuable resources that are too often used unsustainably. Time and again this is due to the failure of international law to provide a framework for adequate governance. Economics of the Oceans examines this issue and provides a comprehensive study of…

    Paperback – 2014-02-10
    Routledge

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