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The Great Texas Wind Rush: How George Bush, Ann Richards, and a Bunch of ...

Kate Galbraith, Asher Price - Business & Economics - 2013
In the late 1990s, West Texas was full of rundown towns and pumpjacks, aging reminders of the oil rush of an earlier era. Today, the towns are thriving as 300-foot-tall wind ...
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Surviving the Century: Facing Climate Chaos and Other Global Challenges

Herbert Girardet - Business & Economics - 2007 - 224 pages
'The combined analysis presented here of why current arrangements are failing the future and clear insights of the way to go, offer us hope.'Mary Robinson, President of ...
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The Infinite Resource: The Power of Ideas on a Finite Planet

Ramez Naam - Technology & Engineering - 2013 - 349 pages
A surprising, convincing, and optimistic argument for meeting the crisis of scarcity with the power of ideas
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Renewable Energies for Central Asia Countries: Economic, Environmental and ...

Aldo Iacomelli - Business & Economics - 2006 - 182 pages
Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Advanced Renewable Energies for Central Asia Countries: Economic-Environmental and Social Impacts, held in Tashkent ...
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Product Engineering: Eco-Design, Technologies and Green Energy

Doru Talaba, Thomas Roche - Technology & Engineering - 2006 - 553 pages
This book contains an edited version of the lectures and selected contributions presented during the Advanced Summer Institute on "Product Engineering: Eco-Design, Technologies ...
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Energy, Environment and Development

Jose Goldemberg, Oswaldo Lucon - Business & Economics - 2009 - 480 pages
The relationship between energy and the environment has been the basis of many studies over the years, as has the relationship between energy and development, yet both of these ...
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Learning from Wind Power: Governance, Societal and Policy Perspectives on ...

Joseph Szarka, Richard Cowell, Geraint Ellis, Peter A. Strachan, Charles Warren - Political Science - 2012 - 280 pages
Energy has always been important for human societies, but across the world energy issues are now being given unprecedented priority by governments, communities and citizens ...
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Current Issues of Science and Research in the Global World: Proceedings of ...

Vlasta Kunova, Martin Dolinsky - Business & Economics - 2014 - 384 pages
The phenomenon of globalization is now recognized as a key factor in the post-modern civilization and touches every citizen of our planet. Issues of globalization currently ...
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Smart Grid (R)Evolution: Electric Power Struggles

Jennie Stephens, Elizabeth J. Wilson, Tarla Rai Peterson - Law - 2015
The term 'smart grid' has become a catch-all phrase to represent the potential benefits of a revamped and more sophisticated electricity system that can fulfil several societal ...
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From McEnergy to EcoEnergy

Dennis Allen Jacobs, Karen Anita Branden - Business & Economics - 2008 - 166 pages
From McEnergy to EcoEnergy examines the coming of the age of coal and the Industrial Revolution, along with the rise of large northern cities made possible by the use of coal ...
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