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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Energy resources : availability, management, and environmental impacts /
Author Skipka, Kenneth J.,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Theodore, Louis,
Publisher CRC Press,
Year Published 2014
Call Number TJ163.2.S6138 2014
ISBN 9781466517417 (e-book : PDF); 9781466517400 (hardback)
Subjects Power resources.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Collation 1 online resource : text file, PDF.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
section 1. Basic principles -- section 2. Energy resources : fossil fuels -- section 3. Other energy resources -- section 4. Aspects of energy management -- section 5. Energy management solutions. "Over the past several decades, there has arisen among informed leaders of industry, government and the environmental movement, an acute awareness of energy as a problem of impending critical magnitude on the national and international scene. The energy crisis or problem, as it has been called, was created by historical increases in demand for energy and the continuing lack of a viable management policy. This situation has resulted in two issues that are fast becoming pervasive concerns. One is the adequate, reliable supply of all forms of energy in developed countries, and the other is the growing public concern with the environmental and social consequences of producing and distributing usable energy"--