all ebooks in category: Oil & Energy Industry (40)

The Technological and Economic Future of Nuclear Power
English | ISBN: 3658259868 | 2019 | 385 pages | PDF | 8 MB

This open access book discusses the eroding economics of nuclear power for electricity generation as well as technical, legal, and political acceptance issues. The use …

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate
English | ISBN: 1451697384 | 2014 | 576 pages | EPUB | 969 KB

The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us …

Hydropower Economics (Repost)
English | 2015 | pages: 335 | ISBN: 1489975187 | PDF | 4,1 mb

This is a thorough revision of the 2007 publication, and includes five new chapters and brings all existing chapters completely up to date. There have …

Black Tide: The Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill
English | ISBN: 0470943378 | 2011 | PDF | 384 pages | 5,5 MB

A searing look at the human face of BP's disaster in the gulf It is the largest oil disaster in American history, and it could …

For-Profit Democracy : Why the Government Is Losing the Trust of Rural America
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0300215355 | 323 Pages | PDF | 21 MB

A fascinating sociological assessment of the damaging effects of the for-profit partnership between government and corporation on rural Americans Why is government distrust rampant, especially …

Small Change, Big Gains: Reflections of an Energy Entrepreneur
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1626340021 | 556 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Small Change, Big Gains: Reflections of an Energy Entrepreneur introduces climate change economics and provides recommendations on how to develop feasible pathways to a sustainable …

Governing Extractive Industries: Politics, Histories, Ideas by Anthony Bebbington, Abdul-Gafaru Abdulai
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0198820933 | 304 Pages | PDF | 9.13 MB

Proposals for more effective natural resource governance emphasize the importance of institutions and governance, but say less about the political conditions under which institutional change …

Routes of Power: Energy and Modern America
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0674728890, 0674970926 | 320 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The fossil fuel revolution is usually rendered as a tale of historic advances in energy production. In this perspective-changing account, Christopher F. Jones instead tells …

Pipe Dreams: The Plundering of Iraq's Oil Wealth
English | January 29th, 2018 | ISBN: 0997722940 | 139 pages | EPUB | 0.73 MB

"A fascinating and revealing dive into the murky world of oil contracts that shape power and politics in Iraq." — Loveday Morris, The Washington Post …

Costly Fix : Power, Politics, and Nature in the Tar Sands
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1487594615 | 379 Pages | PDF | 6.5 MB

Costly Fix examines the post-1995 Alberta tar sands boom, detailing how the state inflated the profitability of the tar sands and turned a blind eye …