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Authors: Jorge Morales Pedraza (Consultant on International Affairs, Vienna, Austria) 
Book Description:
It is certain that energy production and, particularly, the generation and sustained growth of electricity constitute indispensable elements for the economic and social progress of any country. Energy, undoubtedly, constitutes the motive force of civilization and it determines, to a high degree, the level of the future economic and social development of that country. This book examines energy power in Latin America and the Caribbean and the future role of renewable and nuclear energy sources in the regional electricity generation. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents:
Preface pp. i-xi

Acknowledgements

Authorís Biography
Introduction

Chapter 1- The Current and Future Role of Renewables and Nuclear Energy in the Regional Electricity Generation pp. 1-30

Chapter 2- The Current and Future Role of Hydro Power in the Regional Electricity Generation pp. 31-138

Chapter 3- The Current and Future Role of Wind Power in the Regional Electricity Generation pp. 139-184

Chapter 4- The Current and Future Role of Solar Energy in the Regional Electricity Generation pp. 185-204

Chapter 5- The Current and Future Role of Geothermal Energy in the Regional Electricity Generation pp. 205-246

Chapter 6- The Current and Future Role of Biomass in the Regional Electricity Generation pp. 247-254

Chapter 7- The Current and Future Role of Hydrogen in the Regional Electricity Generation pp. 255-264

Chapter 8- The Current and Future Role of Nuclear Energy in the Regional Electricity Generation pp. 265-292

Chapter 9- Conclusion pp. 293-298

References pp. 299-306

Index pp. 307-320

   Series:
      Latin American Political, Economic, and Security Issues
      Energy Science, Engineering and Technology
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2013- February
   Pages: 331, 7x10 - (NBC-C)
   ISBN: 978-1-62257-980-8
   Status: AV
  
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