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The uest Energy Security and the Remaking of the Modern World

Review Ì eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ö Daniel Yergin The uest Energy Security and the Remaking of the Modern World Free read ã eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ring an unprecedented history of how the field of climate study went from the concern of a handful of nineteenth century scientists preoccupied with a new Ice Age into one of the most significant issues of our timesHe leads us through the rebirth of renewable energies and explores the distinctive stories of wind solar and biofuels He offers a perspective on the return of the electric car which some are betting will be necessary for a growing global economy The uest presents an extraordinary range of characters and dramatic stories that illustrate the principles that will shape a robust and flexible energy security system for the decades to come Energy is humbling in its scope but our future reuires that we deeply understand this global uest that is truly reshaping our world. Everything you could ever want to know about how energy affected the success and failure and growth in various countries and the globe at large How did Russia become a superpower in energyoil supply how did that affect the power dynamics in other countries as well as what are the conseuences of different energy sources Conflicts over how useful energy is v how harmful its waste products are think about pollution in Beijing the place that other countries outsource their jobs to in order to get around the pesky laws that reuire the use of filters that are better for health and environment Yergin also examines our historic and current ideas about how sustainable each energy source is Will we run out of fossil fuels There is also much discussion of climate change

Review Ì eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ö Daniel Yergin

Review Ì eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ö Daniel Yergin The uest Energy Security and the Remaking of the Modern World Free read ã eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Rity of supply the conseuences of use its impact on the global economy and the geopolitics that dominate it continues to profoundly affect our world Yergin tells the inside stories of the oil market and the surge in oil prices the race to control the resources of the former Soviet empire and the massive mergers that transformed the landscape of world oil He tackles the toughest uestions Will we run out of oil Are China and the United States destined to come into conflict over oil How will a turbulent Middle East affect the future of oil supplyYergin also reveals the surprising and sometimes tumultuous history of nuclear and coal electricity and the shale gale of natural gas and how each fits into the larger marketplace He brings climate change into uniue perspective by offe. Broad and shallow where The Prize is narrow and deep The uest is at best a half seuel to Yergin s epic history of the oil industry It s a serviceable tour of the horizon over all the issues related to energy in the twenty first century oil renewables nuclear electricity generation conservation climate change etc and as a result is a less cohesive and ultimately less entertaining book than his earlier book In The Prize Yergin offers in depth portraits of key players and detailed discussions of the economics and geopolitics of oil In this book he breezes from subject to subject without providing the same level of analysis Useful worth reading but less enjoyable than it could have been

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Review Ì eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ö Daniel Yergin The uest Energy Security and the Remaking of the Modern World Free read ã eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Selected by The New York Times Book Review as a Notable Book of the Year In this gripping account of the uest for the energy that our world needs Daniel Yergin continues the riveting story begun in his Pulitzer Prize winning book The Prize A master storyteller as well as a leading energy expert Yergin shows us how energy is an engine of global political and economic change It is a story that spans the energies on which our civilization has been built and the new energies that are competing to replace them From the jammed streets of Beijing to the shores of the Caspian Sea from the conflicts in the Mideast to Capitol Hill and Silicon Valley Yergin takes us into the decisions that are shaping our futureThe drama of oil the struggle for access the battle for control the insecu. This book is a very comprehensive treatment of all the issues related to energy The book systematically describes the history economics development transportation security and future of the main sources of energy oil natural gas coal nuclear electricity renewable wind solar hydroelectric plant based and conservation The danger of greenhouse gas causing climate change is also described in detail After reading this book I finally understand why we keep hearing predictions that fossil fuels will be exhausted in 20 30 years but production keeps increasing year after year The choices that countries make for supplying their energy needs are complicated inter connected and never straight forward The multitude of stories and anecdotes help keep the narrative interesting

  • Hardcover
  • 805
  • The uest Energy Security and the Remaking of the Modern World
  • Daniel Yergin
  • English
  • 03 April 2018
  • 9781594202834