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Hidden costs of energy : unpriced consequences of energy production and use / Committee on Health, Environmental, and Other External Costs and Benefits of Energy Production and Consumption ; Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Division on Earth and Life Studies ; Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences ; Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Policy and Global Affairs Division ; National Research Council of the National Academies.

Contributor(s): National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology | National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Energy and Environmental Systems | National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy | National Academies Press (U.S.) | National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Health, Environmental, and Other External Costs and Benefits of Energy Production and Consumption.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2010Description: xxxii, 473 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780309146401 (pbk.); 0309146402 (pbk.).Subject(s): Energy industries -- Environmental aspects -- United States | Energy consumption -- Environmental aspects -- United StatesDDC classification: 333.7916
Contents:
Introduction -- Energy for electricity -- Energy for transportation -- Energy for heat -- Climate change -- Infrastructure and security -- Overall conclusions and recommendations -- References -- Abbreviations -- Common units and conversions -- Appendixes: Biographic information on the committee on health, environmental, and other external costs and benefits of energy production and consumption -- A simple diagrammatic example of an externality -- Description of APEEP model and its application -- Description of Greet and MOBILE6 models and their applications -- Supplemental information on land-use externalities from biofuels: a case study of the Boone River watershed.
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333.7916 HID 2010 (Browse shelf) 1 Available SHTEx,70002,02,GR 5000107608

Includes bibliographical references.

Introduction -- Energy for electricity -- Energy for transportation -- Energy for heat -- Climate change -- Infrastructure and security -- Overall conclusions and recommendations -- References -- Abbreviations -- Common units and conversions -- Appendixes: Biographic information on the committee on health, environmental, and other external costs and benefits of energy production and consumption -- A simple diagrammatic example of an externality -- Description of APEEP model and its application -- Description of Greet and MOBILE6 models and their applications -- Supplemental information on land-use externalities from biofuels: a case study of the Boone River watershed.