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Low-Carbon Energy Controversies

Roberts, T, Upham, P, Mclachlan, C, Mander, S, Gough, C, Boucher, P and Ghanem, DA (2013) Low-Carbon Energy Controversies Routledge. ISBN 0415502624

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Abstract

The deployment of low-carbon energy supply technologies worldwide has sparked a debate about how to balance local environmental protection and our need for reliable low carbon energy. This books brings together ten years of research conducted by the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research and uses a range of case studies from carbon capture and storage to on-shore wind farms to explore the complex nature of disputes between a wide variety of stakeholder groups. Topics covered include: •the importance of context •the relationship between risk and trust •sense of place •role of the media An invaluable resource for researchers and readers in local or national government, industry or community groups who wish to deepen their understanding of controversy around low carbon technology and how to overcome it.

Item Type: Book
Divisions : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Authors :
AuthorsEmailORCID
Roberts, TUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Upham, PUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Mclachlan, CUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Mander, SUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Gough, CUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Boucher, PUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Ghanem, DAUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date : 11 February 2013
Uncontrolled Keywords : Political Science, Environmental sociology
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Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 28 Mar 2017 13:20
Last Modified : 28 Mar 2017 13:20
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/797079

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