This book analyses the deep interaction between the world's environmental crises, energy production, conversion and use, and global regulation policies.
Bringing together experts from a wide range of scientific fields, it offers the reader a broad scope of knowledge on such topics as:climate change and exhaustion of resources the relationship between basic science and the development of sustainable energy technologies the relationship between global and local environmental policiesthe possible competition between foodstuff production and that of agro-fuels urban adaptation negotiations at the international level financial rules
This book invites the reader to consider the multidisciplinary aspects of these urgent energy/environmental issues.
Number of pages: 308
Weight: 6613 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 23 mm
Edition: 2013 ed.