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Energy Security Challenges for the 21st Century: A Reference by Gal Luft,Anne Korin

By Gal Luft,Anne Korin

The influence of strength on international protection and economic climate is apparent and profound, and it's because in recent times strength safety has turn into a resource of outrage to such a lot nations. even though, power safety skill various things to assorted nations according to their geographic position, their endowment of assets their strategic and financial stipulations. during this e-book, Gal Luft and Anne Korin with assistance from twenty prime specialists supply an summary of the world's power procedure and its vulnerabilities that underlay turning out to be trouble over strength protection. It hosts a debate in regards to the feasibility of source conflicts and covers concerns corresponding to the specter of terrorism to the worldwide strength method, maritime defense, the function of multinationals and non-state actors in strength safety, the pathways to power protection via diversification of resources and the improvement of different power resources. It delves into a number of the techniques chosen manufacturers, shoppers and transit states have towards power defense and examines the household and international coverage tradeoffs required to make sure secure and reasonable strength provide. The explains many of the pathways to strength safeguard and the tradeoffs between them and demonstrates how some of these components could be built-in in a bigger overseas and family coverage framework. It additionally explores the way forward for nuclear strength, the complicated kinfolk among strength defense and environmental matters and the position for decentralized power in order to increase power security.

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