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  1. Renewable Energy Resources

    3rd Edition
    By John Twidell and Tony Weir

    Renewable Energy Resources is a numerate and quantitative text covering the full range of renewable energy technologies and their implementation worldwide. Energy supplies from renewables (such as from biofuels, solar heat, photovoltaics, wind, hydro, wave, tidal, geothermal, and ocean-thermal) are essential components of every nation’s energy strategy, not least because of concerns for the local and global environment, for energy security and for sustainability.  Read more...

  2. Why the price of oil is falling and what then?

    The authors of, The World After Cheap Oil, discuss the causes and impacts to the world economy of falling oil prices. 

     This article was first published in Kanava-magazine 1/2015 (in Finnish).
     

  3. The Problem with AD

    Tim Pullen, author of Anaerobic Digestion – Making Biogas – Making Energy, discusses the differing attitudes regarding Anaerobic Digestion (AD) and its inherent financial implications.

  4. Anaerobic Digestion – Making Biogas – Making Energy

    The Earthscan Expert Guide
    By Tim Pullen

    Series: Earthscan Expert

    Hundreds of million tonnes of agricultural and food waste are produced each year around the world, most of which is just that, waste. Anaerobic digestion, biogas and the heat and electricity that can be produced from it is still a nascent industry in many countries... Read more

  5. The Routledge Sustainability Hub is Live!

    The Routledge Sustainability Hub is an online knowledge center for the global sustainability community. It offers a wide range of resources for everyone, whether you are teaching, discovering, or working in sustainability. is an online knowledge center for the global sustainability community.  Click here to read more >>>

  6. December 2014 Publishing Highlights

    With so many great titles publishing each month it is impossible to give each one the justice it deserves in our monthly eBulletin, so to be sure you don't miss out, you can find them all below.

  7. Highly Recommended by CHOICE - Energy and Electricity in Industrial Nations by Allan Mazur

    "An excellent book for everyone interested in energy-related issues. Summing Up: Highly recommended. " - J Tavakoli, Lafayette College, CHOICE Review September 2014

    For more information about the book click here.

    To view inside the book click here

  8. Author Sean White Voted the IREC Trainer of the Year

    Congratulations to Sean White, author of Solar Photovoltaic Basics, on being named the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) Certified Clean Energy Trainer of the Year!  Read more about Sean and the National 3iAwards Presented by Interstate Renewable Energy Council at SPI here.

  9. 2014 Environment and Sustainability Bestsellers

    We are proud to present our Top 10 Bestselling 2014 titles from Routledge Environment and Sustainability.

    Learn more about any of these bestsellers by just clicking on the titles below, where you can read the full blurb, view the table of contents, read reviews, and view inside with FREE ACCESS to the first 30 pages of every book!

  10. The World After Cheap Oil

    By Rauli Partanen, Harri Paloheimo and Heikki Waris

    The World After Cheap Oil offers a thorough package of information about oil; its uses and its role in our society’s important sectors. It presents the most prominent substitutes and alternatives, and their limits and promises. It also delves deep into the many risks, problems and mechanisms that can make the world after cheap oil a much more unstable place for nations and humanity as a whole. Read more...

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