Energy resources

    Carbon Considerations: Biochar, Biomass, Biopower & Sequestration

    Hardback £57.65

    Widespread concern about global climate change has led to interest in reducing emissions of carbon dioxide CO2 and, under certain circumstances, in counting additional carbon absorbed in soils and vegetation as part of the emissions reductions. Congress may consider options to increase the carbon stored sequestered in forests as it...

    Handbook of Global Energy Policy

    Hardback Save £16.89 = £112.11

    The first volume of its kind to focus on global policy perspectives on energy, this comprehensive Handbook analyzes the key dimensions of markets, development, sustainability, and security.

    Green Information Systems in the Residential Sector: An Examination of the Determinants of Smart Meter Adoption

    By Philipp Wunderlich

    Hardback £83.46

    In an important antecedent to the spread of more efficient household energy management technology, this book is one of the first to empirically study the acceptance of smart meter technology SMT amongst potential customers and a group of SMT users.

    GIS to Support Cost-effective Decisions on Renewable Sources: Applications for low temperature geothermal energy

    By Alberto Gemelli

    Paperback Save £6.54 = £38.45

    This book addresses the use of Geographic Information Systems to help evaluate cost-effectiveness of renewable resource exploitation. Offers a process to adapt geographic data for analysis and decision-making in the economic exploitation of geothermal energy.

    Burning Question

    By Mike Berners-Lee

    Paperback from £9.05

    The Burning Question reveals climate change to be the most fascinating scientific, political and social puzzle in history. It shows that carbon emissions are still accelerating upwards, following an exponential curve that goes back centuries. One reason is that saving energy is like squeezing a balloon: reductions in one place...

    Greenergized: A Business Fable on Clean Energy

    By Dennis Posadas

    Paperback Save £0.56 = £19.43

    An insightful introduction to the energy discussion, highlighting the most important debate of our generation: renewable energy versus fossil fuels. Greenergized approaches these significant and complex issues through a "Green Thinking Fable", engaging the general reader in an accessible way.

    US Energy Policy and the Pursuit of Failure

    By Peter Z. Grossman

    Hardback Save £23.54 = £41.46

    This book presents an analytic history of American energy policy, examining policy failures and how the policy process itself leads to failure.

    Business Models for Renewable Energy in the Built Environment

    By IEA-RETD

    Paperback Save £17.54 = £32.45

    This title provides insight to policy makers and market actors as to the ways that new and innovative business models and/or policy measures can stimulate the deployment of renewable energy technologies RET and energy efficiency EE measures in this field.

    Societies beyond Oil: Oil Dregs and Social Futures

    By John Urry

    Hardback Save £23.54 = £41.46

    In this groundbreaking book, John Urry envisions the future of an oil-dependent world facing energy descent. Without a large-scale plan B, how can the energizing of society possibly be going into reverse?

    Societies beyond Oil

    By John Urry

    Paperback Save £3.94 = £12.05

    In this groundbreaking book, John Urry envisions the future of an oil-dependent world facing energy descent. Without a large-scale plan B, how can the energizing of society possibly be going into reverse?

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