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Author Gautier, Catherine, 1947-
Title Oil, water and climate [electronic resource] : an introduction / Catherine Gautier.
Published New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
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 Electronic Book  QC981.8.C5 G38 2008eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource ( xxi, 366 p.) : ill., map.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-344) and index.
Contents Overview -- Carbon dioxide emissions, global warming, and water resources -- Population, environmental impacts and climate change -- Carbon cycle and the human impact -- Peak oil, energy, water, and climate -- Oil consumption and CO2 emissions from transportation -- Oil, economy, power, and conflicts -- Energy alternatives and their connection to water and climate -- The water cycle and global warming -- Fresh water availability, sanitation deficit, and water usage: connection to energy and global warming -- Rivers, lakes, aquifers, and dams: relations to energy and climate -- Water contamination, energy, and climate -- Geopolitics of water and the international situation -- Water alternatives -- Global climate change: Observations, modeling and predictions -- Energy and water challenges and solutions in a changing climate framework: commonality, differences, and connections.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Climatic changes.
Natural resources -- Environmental aspects.
Conservation of natural resources.
Related To Print version: Gautier, Catherine,. Oil, water and climate. New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2008. Gautier, Catherine, 1947- Oil, water and climate. New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2008 9780521882613 0521882613 (DLC) 2007037172
ISBN 9780511398308