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  • Nuclear Power and Energy Security in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rajesh Basrur, Koh Swee Lean Collin

    The rising demand for energy, the higher costs of oil and gas, and the association of fossil fuels with adverse climate change have all brought a renewed interest in nuclear energy. Nuclear power, however, is itself controversial, because of its costs, its environmental effects and the security…

    Hardback – 2012-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • The National Politics of Nuclear Power

    Economics, Security, and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin K. Sovacool, Scott Victor Valentine

    This book offers a comprehensive assessment of the dynamics driving, and constraining, nuclear power development in Asia, Europe and North America, providing detailed comparative analysis. The book formulates a theory of nuclear socio-political economy which highlights six factors necessary for…

    Hardback – 2012-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2011-10-20
    Routledge

  • Renewable Energy Yearbook 2011

    Renergy FNP, 1st Edition

    By Agra FNP Research

    The intensive exploration of natural resources has begun to take a heavy toll on the environment, economic models appear to have been worn out, and major cultural and technological transformations are underway. The energy issue is particularly important in the context of the technological and…

    Hardback – 2011-10-07
    CRC Press

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2011-09-15
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2011-09-15
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • 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.…

    Hardback – 2011-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Renewable Energy Yearbook 2010

    Renergy FNP, 1st Edition

    By Agra FNP Research

    The intensive exploration of natural resources has begun to take a heavy toll on the environment, economic models appear to have been worn out, and major cultural and technological transformations are underway. The energy issue is particularly important in the context of the technological and…

    Hardback – 2011-02-04
    CRC Press

  • Energetic Materials

    Thermophysical Properties, Predictions, and Experimental Measurements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Veera Boddu, Paul Redner

    The development, processing, and lifecycle environmental impact analysis of energetic materials all pose various challenges and potential dangers. Because safety concerns severely limit study of these substances at most research facilities, engineers will especially appreciate a tool that…

    Hardback – 2010-12-07
    CRC Press

  • Nuclear Energy and Global Governance

    Ensuring Safety, Security and Non-proliferation, 1st Edition

    By Trevor Findlay

    The book considers the implications of the nuclear energy revival for global governance in the areas of safety, security and non-proliferation. Increased global warming, the energy demands of China, India and other emerging economic powerhouses and the problems facing traditional and alternative…

    Hardback – 2010-11-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells

    Materials Properties and Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by David P. Wilkinson, Jiujun Zhang, Rob Hui, Jeffrey Fergus, Xianguo Li

    A Detailed, Up-to-Date Treatment of Key Developments in PEMFC MaterialsThe potential to revolutionize the way we power our world Because of its lower temperature and special polymer electrolyte membrane, the proton exchange membrane fuel cell (PEMFC) is well-suited for transportation, portable, and…

    Hardback – 2009-11-24
    CRC Press
    Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

  • Wind Power and Power Politics

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Strachan, David Lal, David Toke

    The aim of the book is to analyse the factors that have influenced wind power outcomes in a range of countries which have featured significant wind power deployment programmes. A central theme is the relationship between patterns of ownership and the outcomes. These flow from different social…

    Hardback – 2009-09-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

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