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Energy Insecurity

Patrick Stewart

in Weak Links: Fragile States, Global Threats, and International Security

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199751501
eISBN:
9780199895366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199751501.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter argues that the relationship between energy insecurity and state weakness is real but complicated, and the link should not be exaggerated. Weak states are more vulnerable to disruptions ... More


Energy Transitions in the Twentieth Century

Malanima Paolo, Astrid Kander, and Paul Warde

in Power to the People: Energy in Europe over the Last Five Centuries

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691143620
eISBN:
9781400848881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691143620.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter examines energy transitions in twentieth-century Europe. It begins with a discussion of the rise in energy consumption in the twentieth century and the breakthrough of oil and ... More


Traditional Sources

Malanima Paolo, Astrid Kander, and Paul Warde

in Power to the People: Energy in Europe over the Last Five Centuries

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691143620
eISBN:
9781400848881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691143620.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter focuses on traditional energy sources in Europe. It first provides an overview of energy sources and energy consumption in premodern Europe before discussing organic energy sources and ... More


A Modern Energy Regime

Malanima Paolo, Astrid Kander, and Paul Warde

in Power to the People: Energy in Europe over the Last Five Centuries

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691143620
eISBN:
9781400848881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691143620.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter examines the emergence of a modern energy regime in Europe. It begins with a discussion of the increase in energy consumption and how a combination of coal, engine, and iron coalesced to ... More


Energy Security as Denmark's Heavy-Handed Regulation Loosens

Anita Rønne

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter discusses the Danish experience in energy security matters. It describes and evaluates the existing constraints, the available options, and the means chosen to meet the challenge of ... More


Energy Security and Conflict with Other Values: The Case of Germany

Gunther Kühne

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter demonstrates that in Germany there exists a relatively dense complex of rules and regulations designed to ensure security of energy supply. It notes that this relates to both aspects of ... More


Energy Security in the Twenty-First Century

Barry Barton, Catherine Redgwell, Anita Rønne, and Donald N. Zillman

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter underlines one of the exacerbating factors in energy security, which is complex systems of supply. It discusses that energy security in the supply of electricity, and natural gas ... More


Shared Competences and Multi-Faceted Concepts—European Legal Framework for Security of Supply

Leigh Hancher and Sally Janssen

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter examines various European Community initiatives which have been adopted with a view to guaranteeing and promoting the security of energy supply. It explains that this concept includes ... More


Energy as Sustenance: Energy and Society

Frank H. T. Rhodes

in Earth: A Tenant's Manual

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801478239
eISBN:
9780801466212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801478239.003.0021
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

This chapter searches for adequate, sustainable, safe, and secure energy supplies for the long term. It argues that human history is linked to energy use, therefore human progress and prosperity ... More


China's Coming Demand for Energy

Richard N. Cooper

in China, Asia, and the New World Economy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199235889
eISBN:
9780191717109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235889.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter analyzes the implications of China's growth for global energy markets. It begins by imagining what China will look like two decades from now: China will be the world's second largest ... More


Security, Continuity, and Regularity of Energy Supply: The Case of Spain

Iñigo Del Guayo

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter discusses that Spain relies upon foreign sources of energy, and so security issues are of paramount importance. It notes that under these conditions, Spain tries to diversify the sources ... More


Smart Grids and Intelligent Energy Systems: A European Perspective

Anita Rønne

in Energy Networks and the Law: Innovative Solutions in Changing Markets

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199645039
eISBN:
9780191738647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645039.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

To achieve the goals set up by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change of holding the increase in global temperature below two degrees Celsius, to meet the challenges of an ageing ... More


Protecting Energy Infrastructure in the EU: The Impact of External Damages on Supply Security

Martha M. Roggenkamp

in Energy Networks and the Law: Innovative Solutions in Changing Markets

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199645039
eISBN:
9780191738647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645039.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

When discussing the need to secure long-term energy supply, the focus is usually on the availability of primary resources like oil and gas and the need to have access to these resources. The further ... More


The Evolution of the Sector-Specific Regulatory Framework

Kim Talus

in EU Energy Law and Policy: A Critical Account

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199686391
eISBN:
9780191766268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686391.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter discusses the evolution and status quo of sector-specific regulation. It covers the development of the rules on power generation, third party access, unbundling, various derogations and ... More


Regulating the Extension of Electricity Networks: A German Perspective

Gunther Kühne

in Energy Networks and the Law: Innovative Solutions in Changing Markets

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199645039
eISBN:
9780191738647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645039.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

This chapter analyses the pivotal role that energy (electricity) infrastructure, with particular emphasis on electricity networks, has assumed within the German energy system over the past decade. ... More


Reinventing Energy Policy

Dieter Helm

in Energy, the State, and the Market: British Energy Policy since 1979

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199270743
eISBN:
9780191718540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199270743.003.0023
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter concludes the book by drawing together its themes, and suggests a policy framework to address the multiple market failures: of monopoly, of externalities, and of public goods. Neither ... More


Public Participation in Sustainable Development of Energy Supply in the Netherlands

Martha M. Roggenkamp

in Human Rights in Natural Resource Development: Public Participation in the Sustainable Development of Mining and Energy Resources

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199253784
eISBN:
9780191698163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253784.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the issue of public participation in sustainable development of the energy sector in the Netherlands. It uses the Aarhus Convention and the EIA Directive as a general basis for ... More


Energy Rich, Energy Poor: Scotland, Ireland and Iceland, 1600–1800*

T. C. Smout

in Exploring Environmental History: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748635139
eISBN:
9780748651375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635139.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter argues that pre-industrial Scotland and Ireland were energy rich, in that they had available to them extremely abundant supplies of usable energy, but that Iceland was energy poor. On ... More


India: Can Green Be a First-Best Development Solution for Developing Countries?

Jayant Sathaye and Juliana Mandell

in Can Green Sustain Growth?: From the Religion to the Reality of Sustainable Prosperity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780804785259
eISBN:
9780804788571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785259.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

In this chapter, we examine India’s stumbling block to green growth— energy supply. By establishing the comparison between India and China, both with similar energy demands, we argue that regulation ... More


Energy without Constraints

Ernst Worrell

in Linkages of Sustainability

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013581
eISBN:
9780262258845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013581.003.0021
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter discusses energy supply and demand and the implications they have for measuring sustainability. It begins by discussing how energy is measured and how global energy use has changed ... More


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