Global Energy Strategies: Living with Restricted Greenhouse Gas Emissions / Edition 1

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Addresses the various potentials for controlling, reducing, and ameliorating the emissions of greenhouse gas; the relevant energy policies and strategies in the developing and developed world; and the integration of the concerns of all nations. The topics include non-fossil-fuel energy sources, such as solar, wind, and nuclear; reducing carbon emissions through efficiency in transportation and industry; the energy policies of the US, Russia, India, South America, Canada, and Europe; and issues and potentials between the developed and developing worlds. The 29 papers and discussions are from a December 1992 international conference in Washington, D.C. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780306447082
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
  • Publication date: 5/28/1994
  • Series: Environmental Science Research (closed) Series, #47
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 232
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Table of Contents

The Potential for Non-Fossil Fuel Energy Sources: Solar Power; A. Polansky. Wind Technology After a Decade of Development; R. Swisher. The Potential for Reducing Carbon Emissions through Efficiency: The Transportation Sector; S. Plotkin. The Potential for Reducing Carbon Emissions through Efficiency in Industrial Processes; M. Ross. U.S. Energy Policies and Strategies: The U.S. Energy Strategy; E.R. Williams. Integrating Energy and the Environment; A. Christofaro. Global Energy Strategies: The Perspectives of Developing Countries and Economics in Transition: Russia/Eastern Europe; A. Kalinin. Energy Use in India; A. Mathur. Integrating Concerns of Developing and Developed Nations: Population and Energy Use; M.S. Strauss. Greenhouse Gases and Emissions Trading; A. LeBlanc, D.J. Dudek. 20 additional articles. Index.

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