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Published: 28 November 2019

160 Pages | 25 black and white images


ISBN: 9780198813927

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Energy Systems: A Very Short Introduction

Nick Jenkins

Very Short Introductions

  • Offers an accessible overview of how we get the energy we use every day
  • Describes the main fuels used and how they are transported, converted into electricity, and distributed
  • Considers the environmental impact of our current reliance on fossil fuels
  • Examines the role of renewable energy systems today and looks to greener, low-carbon energy systems for the future
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million sold worldwide