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Socioeconomic impacts of large-scale developments—Implications for high-level nuclear waste repositories

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1983

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Murdock, S.H., Leistritz, F.L., and Hamm, R.R., 1983, Socioeconomic impacts of large-scale developments—Implications for high-level nuclear waste repositories: The Environmental Professional, v. 5, 10 p.

Summary

Within the international community there is considerable interest in the socio-economic implications of moving society towards the more widespread use of renewable energy resources. Such change is seen to be very necessary but is often poorly communicated to people and communities who need to accept such changes. There are pockets of activity across the world looking at various approaches to understanding this fundamental matter. Typically, socio-economic implications are measured in terms of economic indices, such as employment and monetary gains, but in effect the analysis relates to a number of aspects which include social, cultural, institutional, and environmental issues. The extremely complex nature of bioenergy, many different [...]

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