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Автор: Sovacool Benjamin K., Brown Marilyn A. Название: Energy and American Society вЂ“ Thirteen Myths ISBN: 1402055633 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781402055638 Издательство: Springer Рейтинг: Цена: 13672 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Current events related to energy policy вЂ“ skyrocketing gasoline prices, the 2003 Northeast Blackout, the Kyoto ProtocolвЂ™s enactment, passage of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, and the influence of recent Gulf Coast hurricanes on energy supplies and prices вЂ“ demand innovative approaches towards conceptualizing the relationship between energy and American society.While the book focuses on the American experience, it will be of interest to those working in the fields of energy policy, energy and the environment, and technology assessment worldwide."This is a brilliant, bold, and fascinating book вЂ¦that should be read by anybody even remotely concerned about energy, the environment, or the future of American society." (Art Rosenfeld, Commissioner, California Energy Commission and recipient of the 2006 Enrico Fermi Award)"вЂ¦This work is a must-read for anyone interested in American energy policy." (Kateri Callahan, President, Alliance to Save Energy)This book takes on a central quandary in the study of energy and environmental policy: What myths continue to exist in American culture concerning energy, the environment, and society? It enrolls twenty-four of the nationвЂ™s top experts working on energy policy in industry, government laboratories, utilities, nonprofit organizations, and universities to debunk and contextualize thirteen energy myths relating to electric power, renewable energy, energy efficiency, transportation, and climate change."вЂ¦By collecting the best minds to debunk the greatest of these myths, Sovacool and Brown have brought us a step closer to finding a national energy policy based on common sense." (Chris Cooper, Executive Director, Network for New Energy Choices)"вЂ¦ Sovacool and Brown provide a bold and imaginative way forward." (John A. "Skip" Laitner, Visiting Fellow and Senior Economist, American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy)
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