Energy resources

    Sustainable Urban Energy Policy

    By Mark Winskel

    Paperback £34.71

    Minimising the most severe risks of climate change means ending societal dependence on fossil fuels, and radically improving the efficiency with which we use all energy sources. Such deliberate transformative change is, however, without precedent. Sustainable Urban Energy Policy debates the major public issue of developing a sustainable, clean and...

    The Green Bubble: Why Alternative Energy is Not the Answer to Our Future Energy Needs

    By Per Wimmer

    Hardback £14.45

    The real solution to our never-ending demand for energy and the environmental crisis facing us. With a Foreword by Sir Richard Branson.

    NoNonsense Renewable Energy

    By Danny Chivers

    Paperback £7.25

    Few people doubt the threat of climate change and the urgent need to conquer fossil fuel addiction. But can renewable sources of energy ever be sufficient to provide modern societies with a decent quality of life?

    Transforming Energy

    By Anthony G. Patt

    Paperback Save £0.64 = £19.35

    This book shows how promoting clean energy technologies - from solar panels to electric cars - can end human-induced climate change.

    Fuels Paradise: Seeking Energy Security in Europe, Japan, and the United States

    By John S. Duffield

    Paperback Save £4.94 = £32.06

    An ambitious cross-national and longitudinal study grounded in promising theories of national behavior, Fuels Paradise will contribute substantially to broader debates about the determinants of state action and public policy.

    Human and Environmental Impact of Fracking

    By Madelon L. Finkel

    Hardback £33.91

    Fracking for gas trapped in shale could be a game changer in the quest to find alternatives to dirty fossil fuels, but it also has potential for harm. This book provides "one-stop shopping" for everyone who wants to know more about the issues.

    Diplomacy on Ice

    Hardback Save £7.29 = £57.71

    A new focus on international diplomacy and cooperation as the race for polar resources escalates

    The World After Cheap Oil

    By Rauli Partanen

    Paperback Save £1.31 = £35.68

    Substantial evidence suggests that we are currently living at the peak of oil production with few prospects for cheap oil ever returning. Yet the media, politicians and regular people have hardly started to talk about what this means. Oil literally runs our societies from transportation to food production to economic...

    Global Energy Justice

    By Benjamin K. Sovacool

    Hardback Save £7.93 = £59.07

    This book explores how the idea of justice can give us a way to better assess and resolve energy challenges and problems.

    Global Energy Justice

    By Benjamin K. Sovacool

    Paperback Save £1.72 = £25.27

    This book combines recent data on global energy security and climate change with fresh perspectives on the meaning of justice in social decision-making. Sovacool and Dworkin explore how conceptions of justice can help people to make more meaningful decisions about the production, delivery, use, and effects of energy.

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