New PDF release: Mental Modeling Approach: Risk Management Application Case

By Matthew D. Wood, Sarah Thorne, Daniel Kovacs, Gordon Butte, Igor Linkov

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This booklet offers an easy-to-read, user-oriented advent to psychological types examine and psychological Modeling TechnologyTM. psychological versions are strong impacts human habit. The publication deals perception from the builders and such a lot skilled program pros of a broadly confirmed method for realizing and influencing human judgment, choice making and behaviour.
The case reviews exhibit examples of the methodological ideas of their software context. it really is essentially the most accomplished collections of instances keen on govt wishes of any related qualitative research strategy. ultimately, it offers an advent to software program instruments and tutorials that let readers to take advantage of the technique for his or her personal learn needs.

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Download e-book for kindle: Ecological Emergy Accounting for a Limited System: General by Kampeng Lei, Shaoqi Zhou, Zhishi Wang (auth.)

By Kampeng Lei, Shaoqi Zhou, Zhishi Wang (auth.)

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This publication builds at the analyses of Eugene and Howard Odum and introduces the concept that of structures ecology. Ecological emergy accounting represents a leap forward since it permits researchers to combine man-made capital and typical capital in order that human and traditional issues might be addressed utilizing a constant method of devices. This booklet develops an emergy accounting version that's appropriate for describing city platforms, thereby supplying a entire photo of these platforms. To make the idea concrete, the authors use China’s Macao certain Administrative sector as a case research, and examine the consequences for Macao with these of alternative city ecosystems all over the world within the fields of ecological financial system, tourism, waste remedy, playing undefined, land reclamation and source intake etc.
Dr. Kampeng Lei is an advisory senior technician on the Environmental safeguard Bureau, govt of Macao, China; Shaoqi Zhou is a professor on the university of atmosphere and effort, the South China collage of expertise, and the Guizhou Academy of Sciences, China; Zhishi Wang is a professor on the school of technological know-how and expertise, the collage of Macau, China.

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Read e-book online Feed-in Tariffs: Accelerating the Deployment of Renewable PDF

By Miguel Mendonca

ISBN-10: 142948022X

ISBN-13: 9781429480222

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A feed-in tariff is a renewable strength legislations that obliges strength providers to shop for electrical energy made from renewable assets at a hard and fast expense, often over a set interval - even from owners. those criminal promises be certain funding protection, and the aid of all potential renewable power applied sciences. Supporters argue that the feed-in version, if applied successfully around the globe, could tremendously help the strength revolution that's so desperately required; via CO2 relief, marketplace production and improvement, activity construction and stronger power protection. Feed-in price lists is a concise advent to feed-in legislation, reading the event of nations that experience carried out this version. the writer argues that the coverage might be applied wherever with an appropriate nationwide strength grid infrastructure, and identifies diversifications at the coverage for these components with no. substitute versions and help schemes are tested to supply coverage makers with the data required to think about the implementation of feed-in price lists, and to introduce the idea that to renewable strength know-how brands, manufacturers, traders and supporters. With a foreword by way of Hermann Scheer. released with the area destiny Council.

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Download e-book for iPad: Economics of the Caspian Oil and Gas Wealth: Companies, by Y. Kalyuzhnova

By Y. Kalyuzhnova

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This booklet explores the financial demanding situations fascinated with coping with hydrocarbon wealth in the Caspian zone, and appears at how to design an optimal power coverage. The ebook draws on the Author?s event in facing the governments of the area, and her knowledge of the role of significant businesses within the quarter.

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International Handbook on the Economics of Energy by Joanne Evans, Lester C. Hunt PDF

By Joanne Evans, Lester C. Hunt

ISBN-10: 1847203523

ISBN-13: 9781847203526

As a vital part for monetary progress, power has an important impression at the international economic system. the necessity to meet starting to be power call for has brought on state-of-the-art innovation in fresh expertise in an try to understand environmental and value targets, when making sure the safety of power provide. This instruction manual deals a accomplished evaluation of the economics of power, together with contributions from a exceptional array of foreign experts. It offers an intensive dialogue of the main learn matters during this topical box of economics.

Themes addressed comprise the speculation of strength offer, call for and coverage, empirical modeling of power call for, holistic power types, an research of coal, fuel, electrical energy, oil and the `markets' in which they function, and a dialogue of the present key strength coverage matters. the themes of pricing, transmission, legislation, defense, power potency, new applied sciences and weather swap also are mentioned.

The foreign instruction manual at the Economics of strength provides a entire review of the state of the art study making it an fundamental reference for researchers, complicated scholars, practitioners and policy-makers alike.

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Energy Balances of non-OECD Countries 2012 by International Energy Agency PDF

By International Energy Agency

ISBN-10: 9264174672

ISBN-13: 9789264174672

This quantity comprises info for 2009 and 2010 at the provide and intake of coal, oil, average fuel, electrical energy, warmth, renewables and waste offered as finished power balances. information are expressed in thousand tonnes of oil similar for over a hundred non-OECD countries.
Historical tables summarise creation, alternate and ultimate intake info in addition to key power and monetary signs. those tables additionally comprise initial estimates of 2011 construction (and alternate whilst on hand) for common fuel, basic coal and
oil. This ebook contains definitions of goods and flows, explanatory notes at the person nation facts and conversion components from unique devices to strength units.
More specified facts in unique devices are released within the 2012 version of strength records of Non-OECD international locations, the sister quantity of this booklet.

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Read e-book online The CEO and the Monk: One Company's Journey to Profit and PDF

By Robert B. Catell

ISBN-10: 0471450111

ISBN-13: 9780471450115

ISBN-10: 0471486221

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Книга The CEO and the Monk: One Company's trip to learn and function The CEO and the Monk: One Company's trip to learn and PurposeКниги Менеджмент Автор: Robert B. Catell, Kenny Moore, Glenn Rifkin Год издания: 2004 Формат: pdf Издат.:Wiley Страниц: 256 Размер: 1,2 ISBN: 0471450111 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:In a company period within which executives are taken away in handcuffs and company malfeasance and scandal dominates the company headlines, there's great worth within the tales of moral businesses and religious enterprise leaders. The CEO and the Monk is one such compelling tale, the tale of KeySpan, the countries 5th greatest power big and a ecocnomic, Fortune 500 corporation, and the 2 KeySpan executives–one a former monk–whose designated operating dating relies on anything as easy and robust as "doing the perfect thing." This isnt yet one more prescriptive enterprise consultant written by way of breathless specialists. it's a tale a couple of actual enterprise and the way strange and committed humanists can retain their eyes on earnings and ethics even as.

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New PDF release: The State and the International Oil Market: Competition and

By C. van der Linde

ISBN-10: 1461370663

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Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ix bankruptcy 1 advent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 bankruptcy 2 REDRAWING the bounds among nation and corporate . . . three bankruptcy three country PARTICIPATION within the economic system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 bankruptcy four foreign fiscal INSTABILITY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty nine bankruptcy five THE FAILURE OF OPEC TO safe monetary RENTS . . . . . . . . . . sixty seven bankruptcy 6 TURNING BLACK GOLD INTO improvement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty one bankruptcy 7 nationwide OIL businesses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety seven bankruptcy eight bold CONSOLIDATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127 bankruptcy nine STRATEGIC CONSOLIDATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151 References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred fifty five Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred sixty five PREFACE This ebook has been kicking round my table for particularly it slow. off and on I again to my paintings at the function of the nation within the economic system and the overseas oil marketplace, yet for a very long time i used to be now not chuffed with the form it was once in. I comprehend now that i wanted the insights built during the last couple of years at the function of the nation, law, liberalization, privatization, and the hot occasions within the foreign oil to convey all my principles jointly in a extra coherent layout. It was once the occasions that the Asian monetary difficulty that drew me again to complete scripting this ebook. The early beginnings of this booklet have been built on the Institute of overseas Affairs, Chatham I-louse, in London, the place i used to be a examine fellow with the power and surroundings Programme in 1992 and 1993. on the Colorado university of Mines, I had the chance to check my principles in a graduate category, and proceed the research.

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Read e-book online The Global Oil & Gas Industry: Management, Strategy and PDF

By Andrew Inkpen, Michael H. Moffett

ISBN-10: 1593702396

ISBN-13: 9781593702397

Regardless of its dimension and value, a shocking loss of uncomplicated wisdom exists concerning the oil and gasoline industry.

With their well timed new ebook, authors Andrew Inkpen and Michael H. Moffett have written a nontechnical ebook to assist readers with technical backgrounds greater comprehend the enterprise of oil and fuel. They describe and examine the worldwide oil and fuel undefined, concentrating on its strategic, monetary, and enterprise features and addressing a variety of subject matters equipped round the oil and gasoline price chain, beginning with exploration and finishing with items offered to consumers.

The international Oil & gasoline is a unmarried resource for an individual attracted to how the company of the world's biggest really works: enterprise executives, scholars, executive officers and regulators, execs operating within the undefined, and most of the people

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