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Renewable Energy: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Nick Jelley

9780198825401
Paperback
27 February 2020

Very Short Introductions

With growing concerns over climate change and air pollution, the need to switch from fossil fuels to clean and renewable sources of energy has become pressing. Here, Nick Jelley describes the main renewables, explains how wind and solar farms can provide the cheapest energy in many parts of the world, and calls for urgent action.

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Energy Systems: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Nick Jenkins

9780198813927
Paperback
28 November 2019

Very Short Introductions

Energy supply is foundational to modern society, but damaging to the environment. This book takes a 'systems view', from extraction of primary fuel, through conversion to usable energy, and transportation to point of use. It explores initiatives to generate electricity in an environmentally benign manner, and decarbonise the supply of energy.

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