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  • The Routledge Handbook of Energy Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin K. Sovacool

    This Handbook examines the subject of energy security: its definition, dimensions, ways to measure and index it, and the complicating factors that are often overlooked. The volume identifies varying definitions and dimensions of energy security, including those that prioritize security of supply…

    Paperback – 2013-11-19
    Routledge

  • Singapore, the Energy Economy

    From The First Refinery To The End Of Cheap Oil, 1960-2010, 1st Edition

    By Weng Hoong Ng

    Singapore might not have survived the 1960s and prospered thereafter had it not built its economy on the foundations of oil refining, trading and support for oil and gas exploration and production. Cheap oil, sound policies and strong government combined to produce the Singapore economic miracle in…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge

  • Oil and Gas in the Disputed Kurdish Territories

    Jurisprudence, Regional Minorities and Natural Resources in a Federal System, 1st Edition

    By Rex J. Zedalis

    This book examines the historical and contextual background to the oil and gas resources in the Kurdish territories, placing particular emphasis on the reserves situated in the disputed provinces. The volume is singularly unique in focusing on an examination of the rules reflected in both the…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge

  • Energy, Bio Fuels and Development

    Comparing Brazil and the United States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edmund Amann, Werner Baer, Don Coes

    This collection examines the important and topical issue of the economic, social and environmental implications of concerted attempts to diversify energy sources away from fossil fuels. The book expertly examines this issue by focussing on the contrasting experiences of two major economies; one…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • Sustainable Energy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus D. John, Dirk Rübbelke

    Rising fuel prices during recent years and the threat of global warming have reinforced public and scientific interest in the issue of sustainable energy, with the term sustainability understood as having economic, environmental and social dimensions. Renewable energy is seen as an effective means…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management

    A Manual for Economic Appraisal, 1st Edition

    By Edmund Penning-Rowsell, Sally Priest, Dennis Parker, Joe Morris, Sylvia Tunstall, Christophe Viavattene, John Chatterton, Damon Owen

    A new ‘Multi-Coloured Manual'  This book is a successor to and replacement for the highly respected manual and handbook on the benefits of flood and coastal risk management, produced by the Flood Hazard Research Centre at Middlesex University, UK, with support from Defra and the Environment…

    Hardback – 2013-10-31
    Routledge

  • Water Security

    Principles, Perspectives and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Lankford, Karen Bakker, Mark Zeitoun, Declan Conway

    The purpose of this book is to present an overview of the latest research, policy, practitioner, academic and international thinking on water security—an issue that, like water governance a few years ago, has developed much policy awareness and momentum with a wide range of stakeholders. As a…

    Paperback – 2013-10-14
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Water Tech

    A Guide to Investment, Innovation and Business Opportunities in the Water Sector, 1st Edition

    By William Sarni, Tamin Pechet

    This book unveils how the world in the twenty-first century will need to manage our most fundamental resource need, water. It outlines how stakeholders can improve water use in their homes, their businesses, and the world.  In particular, it focuses on the role of stakeholders in…

    Hardback – 2013-10-04
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of the Chinese Coal Industry

    Black Gold and Blood-Stained Coal, 1st Edition

    By Tim Wright

    Coal mining is one of China’s largest industries, and provides an excellent case study through which to consider the broader issues of China’s transition from socialism to capitalism, focussing on the shift to a market economy, the rise of rural industry and the situation of China’s working class.…

    Paperback – 2013-09-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Economic Fundamentals of Power Plant Performance

    1st Edition

    By Almas Heshmati

    Stability of the electricity industry is crucial for economic growth of all nations. Sustainable economic growth cannot be accomplished without secured energy supply. The book underlines how management of the electricity industry should be conducted and the efficient form of electricity market…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • Investing in Water for a Green Economy

    Services, Infrastructure, Policies and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Young, Christine Esau

    In the context of the economies of the world becoming greener, this book provides a global and interdisciplinary overview of the condition of the world’s water resources and the infrastructure used to manage it. It focuses on current social and economic costs of water provision, needs and…

    Paperback – 2013-02-26
    Routledge

  • China, Oil and Global Politics

    1st Edition

    By Philip Andrews-Speed, Roland Dannreuther

    China’s rapid economic growth has led to a huge increase in its domestic energy needs. This book provides a critical overview of how China’s growing need for oil imports is shaping its international economic and diplomatic strategy and how this affects global political relations and behaviour.…

    Paperback – 2013-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

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