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The Energy of Nations: Risk Blindness and the Road to Renaissance (Paperback)
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The Energy of Nations: Risk Blindness and the Road to Renaissance (Paperback)

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Paperback 272 Pages / Published: 23/09/2013
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Systemic global risks of oil supply, climate shock and financial collapse threaten tomorrow's economies and mean businesses and policy makers face huge challenges in fuelling tomorrow's world. Jeremy Leggett gives a personal testimony of the dangers often ignored and incompletely understood - a journey through the human mind, the institutionalization of denial, and the reasons civilizations fail. It is also an account of tantalizing hope, because mobilizing renewables and redeploying energy funding can soften the crash of modern capitalism and set us on a road to renaissance.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780415857826
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 299 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 15 mm

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“Worth reading, but tedious”

In this book Leggett considers the causes of the 2008 financial crash and if we have reached the peak oil point, and the effects and implications that this has had so far, and will have in the near and medium future.... More

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