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Pollution, Politics, and Power

The Struggle for Sustainable Electricity

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$59.00 • £47.95 • €53.00

ISBN 9780674545434

Publication Date: 11/19/2019


552 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Introduction
  • 1. The Big Dirties
  • 2. Electricity, Power Plants, and the Environment
  • 3. First Steps
  • 4. Minor Adjustments, Major Controversy
  • 5. The Lost Decade
  • 6. Major Adjustments
  • 7. Cautious Implementation and Vigorous Enforcement
  • 8. Retrenchment
  • 9. The Obama Administration Takes a New Approach
  • 10. The War on Fossil Fuels
  • 11. The Transformation of the Electric Power Industry
  • 12. The Trump Effect
  • 13. Toward a Sustainable Energy Future
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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