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By Allan Mazur

ISBN-10: 0415634415

ISBN-13: 9780415634410

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Energy is on the best of the checklist of environmental difficulties dealing with business society, and is arguably the person who has been dealt with least effectively, partly simply because politicians and the general public don't realize the actual applied sciences, whereas the engineers and industrialists don't realize the societal forces within which they function. during this publication, Allan Mazur, an engineer and a sociologist, explains power applied sciences for nontechnical readers and analyses the sociology of strength.

The booklet provides an summary of strength coverage in industrialised international locations together with research of weather swap, the improvement of electrical energy, different types of renewable power and public notion of the problems. strength is a key part of atmosphere coverage and to the workings of commercial society. This novel method of power know-how and coverage makes the e-book a useful inter-disciplinary source for college students throughout quite a number topics, from environmental and engineering policy, to power technology, public management, and environmental sociology and economics.

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