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Year
2010

Citation

Jackson, M., and Rosencranz, A., 2010, Energy: Past, present, and future: Global Environmental Politics, v. 10, iss. 4, p. 124-128.

Summary

Three major contemperary problems related to energy are discussed by Dr. Maxey. First, the alleged causal association between environmental degradation and energy-intensive technology is refuted. Dr. Maxey contends only the wealthy, high-technology societies are able to protect environmental quality. For example, only technologically advanced nations can afford sewage systems, disposal plants, etc. Concerning the alleged causal association between natural resource exhaustion and industralized hard technology, Dr. Maxey suggests that industralized nations are better able to protect renewable resources, like forests. Less-developed countries without other sources fo energy must cut their forests for fuel. The final problem is the alleged [...]

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DOI WECC []
ISSN WECC 1526-3800

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journalGlobal Environmental Politics
parts
typePages
value124-128
typeVolume
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typeIssue
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citationTypeJournal Article

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