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Energy and Development

A Case Study

by William W. Seifert

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy Technology & Engineering,
  • Science / Energy,
  • Energy,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10238552M
    ISBN 100262690454
    ISBN 109780262690454
    OCLC/WorldCa16239438

    Chapters provide detailed information on a range of environments including: atmospheric, aquatic, soil, natural, urban, energy, and extraterrestrial, as well as the relationship between the environment and development. In addition, this comprehensive book presents the latest research findings and trends in global environmental policy for each. The Garland Science website is no longer available to access and you have been automatically redirected to INSTRUCTORS. All instructor resources (*see Exceptions) are now available on our Instructor instructor credentials will not grant access to the Hub, but existing and new users may request access student .

    This is a bibliography of renewable energy.. Renewable energy is energy which comes from natural resources such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, and geothermal heat, which are renewable (naturally replenished). About 16% of global final energy consumption comes from renewables, with 10% coming from traditional biomass, which is mainly used for heating, and % from . Clean Energy for Sustainable Development: Comparisons and Contrasts of New Approaches presents information on the fundamental challenge that the energy sector faces with regard to meeting the ever growing demand for sustainable, efficient, and cleaner energy. The book compares recent developments in the field of energy technology, clean and low emission energy, and energy .

    Abstract. In order to comprehensively optimize China's energy consumption structure and fully respond to the grand goal of “coordinated development of man and nature” proposed by the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, this chapter analyzes the main problems of energy development in China from four aspects: energy consumption, supply, allocation, . While energy is a physical entity well understood and quantitatively defined, the concept of development is less well defined and there are different perceptions about its meaning. The World Bank measures development by the gross national product (GNP) and nations are classified in categories according to their GNP per capita.


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