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The Resource Fact and fiction in global energy policy : fifteen contentious questions, Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, and Scott V. Valentine

Fact and fiction in global energy policy : fifteen contentious questions, Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, and Scott V. Valentine

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Fact and fiction in global energy policy : fifteen contentious questions
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Fact and fiction in global energy policy
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fifteen contentious questions
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Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, and Scott V. Valentine
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eng
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Sovacool, Benjamin K
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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  • Brown, Marilyn A.
  • Valentine, Scott V
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  • Energy policy
  • Energy industries
  • Energy development
  • Climatic changes
  • Energy security
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Fact and fiction in global energy policy : fifteen contentious questions, Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, and Scott V. Valentine
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Introduction: Framing global energy policy -- I. Energy and society. Question 1. Is industry the chief energy villain? ; Question 2. Is energy efficiency a worthwhile investment? ; Question 3. Should governments intervene in energy markets? -- II. Energy resources and technology. Question 4. Do conventional energy resources have a meaningful "peak"? ; Question 5. Is shale gas a bridge to a clean energy future? ; Question 6. Can renewable electricity ever be mainstreamed? ; Question 7. Is the car of the future electric? ; Question 8. Can we sustainably feed and fuel the planet? -- III. Climate change. Question 9. Is mitigation or adaptation the best way to address climate change? ; Question 10. Should geoengineering be outlawed? ; Question 11. Is clean coal an oxymoron? -- IV. Energy security and energy transitions. Question 12. Is nuclear energy worth the risk? ; Question 13. Is national energy independence feasible and desirable? ; Question 14. Are we nearing a global energy crisis? ; Question 15. Can energy transitions be expedited? -- Conclusion. Values and truth, fact and fiction in global energy policy
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FIEb17849755
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23 cm.
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x, 370 pages
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9781421418971
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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n
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)908311126
Label
Fact and fiction in global energy policy : fifteen contentious questions, Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, and Scott V. Valentine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Framing global energy policy -- I. Energy and society. Question 1. Is industry the chief energy villain? ; Question 2. Is energy efficiency a worthwhile investment? ; Question 3. Should governments intervene in energy markets? -- II. Energy resources and technology. Question 4. Do conventional energy resources have a meaningful "peak"? ; Question 5. Is shale gas a bridge to a clean energy future? ; Question 6. Can renewable electricity ever be mainstreamed? ; Question 7. Is the car of the future electric? ; Question 8. Can we sustainably feed and fuel the planet? -- III. Climate change. Question 9. Is mitigation or adaptation the best way to address climate change? ; Question 10. Should geoengineering be outlawed? ; Question 11. Is clean coal an oxymoron? -- IV. Energy security and energy transitions. Question 12. Is nuclear energy worth the risk? ; Question 13. Is national energy independence feasible and desirable? ; Question 14. Are we nearing a global energy crisis? ; Question 15. Can energy transitions be expedited? -- Conclusion. Values and truth, fact and fiction in global energy policy
Control code
FIEb17849755
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 370 pages
Isbn
9781421418971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)908311126

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