TITLE

Sustainable Energy. Is sustainable attainable?

AUTHOR(S)
Peet, John
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Future Times;2005, Vol. 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the report of the New Zealand Government on sustainable energy. Statements that were taken from the policy context of the Government's Sustainable Development Programme of Action; Systems thinking guidelines that may be useful in the policy context; Model that was used in order to clarify some long-term factors that affect the physics and economics of sustainability.
ACCESSION #
17329980

 

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