The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry

Shale Gas: Ecology, Politics, Economy

Editors: Zhiltsov, Sergey S. (Ed.)

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  • Provides new insights into the environmental, technical, and political aspects of shale gas production
  • Of interest to scientists, environmental managers and decision makers
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This book highlights various aspects of shale gas production and discusses the associated problems, which have greatly influenced the current situation on the global gas market. It focuses on issues such as production technologies, environmental protection, and the impacts of shale gas production on human beings. Further, it investigates the role of shale gas in the development and implementation of foreign policy of many nations that welcomed the possibility to produce this hydrocarbon in their own countries. Taking into consideration the information published by world energy research centers, the prospects of shale gas production in different regions of the world are examined in detail.
Given its coverage and scope, the book will greatly benefit specialists in the areas of hydrocarbon production, international relations and foreign policy, world economics and technologies, ecology and environmental protection.

Table of contents (19 chapters)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

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eBook $169.00
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Hardcover $299.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Shale Gas: Ecology, Politics, Economy
Editors
  • Sergey S. Zhiltsov
Series Title
The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry
Series Volume
52
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-50275-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-50275-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-50273-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-84363-6
Series ISSN
1867-979X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 250
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