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Understanding energy and energy policy

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Published by Zed Books in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationx, 209 p.
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25650647M
ISBN 101780329342
ISBN 109781780329345

  This book deepens our understanding of ethical drivers in energy policy and contributes to future decision-making on transitions towards a sustainable energy system. During the latest fifty years Western energy politics have been faced with a series of ethical challenges including rapid growth, oil crises, security of supply, nuclear power and climate change. Combining philosophical. The Energy course outline consists of five units; Introduction to Energy, Energy Basics, Energy Sources, Energy Technology and Practice, and Energy Policy and Decision Making. Each unit contains one or more of the seven Essential Energy Literacy Principles (1 through 7) and a number of their associated fundamental concepts (, and so on).

Understanding Energy and Energy Policy is a one-stop resource for understanding the complexities of energy policy and the science behind the utilisation of energy sources. The multidisciplinary perspective presented in this book is necessary for readers to be able to weigh the advantages and disadvantages of potential energy policies. One of the principal constraints encountered in implementing energy policy comes from lack of understanding and appreciation of the critical issues involved (UNCTAD ). To overcome this problem, mass educational and promotional efforts aimed at the general public should be undertaken, stressing the importance of energy issues, and the key.

Energy Policy Books Showing of 53 The Grid: Electrical Infrastructure for a New Era (Hardcover) by. Gretchen Bakke (shelved 2 times as energy-policy) avg rating — 2, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. The authors argue that energy policy is social policy. Therefore our ideas about the kind of society we want must be a governing consideration in working out a policy to take Canada through the energy crisis. The four writers bring to bear on the problem the perspectives of engineering, philosophy, environmental studies, and economics.


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The preceding chapters emphasized that energy policy is deeply connected to social policies, to the style and quality of life we enjoy and hence to our culture, and to the ways in which we think of ourselves as a people. Energy policy is, therefore, a fundamental social policy.

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