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Energy for Development

John Foster

Energy for Development

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Published by Praeger Publishers Inc.,U.S. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Developing countries,
  • Economic development,
  • Energy development,
  • Energy policy,
  • World politics,
  • Congresses

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9226885M
    ISBN 100030599172
    ISBN 109780030599170

    In Energy Sprawl Solutions, scientists Joseph M. Kiesecker and David Naugle provide a roadmap for preserving biodiversity despite the threats of energy sprawl. Their strategy—development by design—brings together companies, communities, and governments to craft blueprints for sustainable land development.


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