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Main Title Energy at the crossroads : global perspectives and uncertainties /
Author Smil, Vaclav.
Publisher MIT Press,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 51554568
ISBN 0262194929; 9780262194921
Subjects Energy policy. ; Energy policy--United States. ; Energy policy--China. ; Energy policy--Environmental aspects. ; Energy development--Technological innovations. ; Globalization--Environmental aspects. ; Power resources--Political aspects--History. ; Petroleum industry and trade--Political aspects--History. ; History, Modern. ; Politique énergétique. ; Effets sur l'environnement. ; Sources d'énergie. ; Industrie pétrolière. ; Aspects politiques. ; Histoire. ; Prévisions. ; Energiebeleid. ; Energieprijzen. ; Energievraagstuk. ; Energieproductie. ; Aardgas. ; Energiepolitik ; Globalisierung ; Nachhaltigkeit
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EKBM  HD9502.A2S543 2003 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 04/02/2004
Collation xiv, 427 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-418) and index.
Contents Notes
Long-term trends and achievements -- Energy linkages -- Against forecasting -- Fossil fuel futures -- Nonfossil energies -- Possible futures. This text considers the 21st century's crucial question: how to reconcile the modern world's unceasing demand for energy with the absolute necessity to preserve the integrity of the biosphere.