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Energy and environmental security

Energy and environmental security

a cooperative approach in South Asia

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Published by Institute of Peace & Conflict Studies in New Delhi .
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Edition Notes

Statementeditors D. Suba Chandran, J. Jeganaathan
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 176 p.
Number of Pages176
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Open LibraryOL25340902M
LC Control Number2012354078

The book’s three part treatment is based on a clear and rigorous exposition of a wide range of options to reduce the carbon footprint Part 1 of the book, Challenge of Sustainability, examines the fundamental drivers of energy demand – economic growth, the need for basic energy services, and the interdependence of economic, political. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Energy and Environmental Challenges to Security, Budapest, Hungary, November "--Title page verso.

This volume examines energy security in a privatized, liberalized, and increasingly global energy market, in which the concept of sustainability has developed together with a higher awareness of environmental issues, but where the potential for supply disruptions, price fluctuation, and threats to infrastructure safety must also be considered. Environmental security is an element of regional and national security. It encompasses the mitigation and prevention of energy threats, including threats to sources and supply lines, and environmental risks and related stresses that directly contribute to political and economic instability or conflict in foreign countries or regions of.

About this book. This student-friendly textbook offers a survey of the competing conceptions and applications of the increasingly prominent notion of environmental security. Environmental Security is divided into three sections. In the first, the key theoretical and practical arguments for and against bringing together environmental and. Americans take for granted that when we flip a switch the light will go on, when we turn up the thermostat the room will get warm, and when we pull up to the pump gas will be plentiful and relatively cheap. In The End of Energy, Michael Graetz shows us that we have been living an energy delusion for forty years. Until the s, we produced domestically all the oil we needed to run our power Cited by:


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Security threats today are increasingly complex, dynamic, and asymmetric, and can affect environmental factors like energy, water, and food supply. As a result, it is becoming evident that the traditional model of nation-state based security is incomplete, and that purely military capabilities, though necessary, are insufficient to protect the United States and other democracies from the array.

Environmental security examines threats posed by environmental events and trends to individuals, communities or nations. It may focus on the impact of human conflict and international relations on the environment, or on how environmental problems cross state borders.

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