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Cost-effectiveness analysis for complex managed hydrosystems: An application to the Columbia River basin
Environment impact assessment for hydroelectric power plants in Trentino (Italy) 1991-1997: similarity and clustering of studies, sites and projects.
Impact of pulp and paper mill effluent on water quality and fauna in a New Zealand hydro-electric lake
This factual and occasionally philosophical book examines the intimate relations between mankind and energy. The major goal of the volume is to provide readers with the knowledge necessary to make decisions on energy policies. The impact of energy throughout the history of man is traced. The present energy source options are described, as are the processes of energy conversion for human use, and methods to estimate future costs of energy sources. The conflicts of interest between conservationists and the power industry are discussed from a neutral perspective. Chapters are included on the following topics: Energy in Human History; How Mankind Uses Energy; Sources of Energy; Energy and Economics; New Fuels from Old...