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  1. Nuclear Power and Energy Security in Asia

    Edited by Rajesh Basrur, Koh Swee Lean Collin

    Series: Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

    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...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Politics of Energy

    Challenges for a Sustainable Future

    Edited by Steve Vanderheiden

    This book brings together leading scholars on the politics of energy, examining the natural resources and developing technologies that are essential to its production and the various public and private factors affecting its use, along with the ecological consequences of both. Section One...

    Published April 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Official History of North Sea Oil and Gas

    Vol. II: Moderating the State’s Role

    By Alex Kemp

    Series: Government Official History Series

    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...

    Published March 28th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Official History of North Sea Oil and Gas

    Vol. I: The Growing Dominance of the State

    By Alex Kemp

    Series: Government Official History Series

    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...

    Published March 28th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The National Politics of Nuclear Power

    Economics, Security, and Governance

    By Benjamin K. Sovacool, Scott Victor Valentine

    Series: Routledge Global Security Studies

    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...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Economic Fundamentals of Power Plant Performance

    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...

    Published September 13th 2013 by Routledge

  7. China, Oil and Global Politics

    By Philip Andrews-Speed, Roland Dannreuther

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    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....

    Published January 29th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Wind Power and Power Politics

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Peter Strachan, David Lal, David Toke

    Series: Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

    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...

    Published July 27th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Nuclear Energy and Global Governance

    Ensuring Safety, Security and Non-proliferation

    By Trevor Findlay

    Series: Routledge Global Security Studies

    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...

    Published March 22nd 2012 by Routledge

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