The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 5 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/5, only registered: 0/5
Energy and Environmental Implications
This unit will consider: - The sources of the critical pollutants as defined by the EPA together with control
strategies and forms of regulation; The concept of the environment as a closed system (i.e. spaceship earth)
and the optimal level of pollution; The concept of environmental externalities and the use of market
instruments to ensure that the
Climate change and the Kyoto Protocol: science, economics, and politics will be considered in
overlap with section 1. The impact of each of the renewable technology areas on environmental factors will
be discussed in the appropriate unit of the course
ARCHER, Alan A. Man's dependence on the Earth : the role of the geosciences in the environment. Edited by A. A. Archer - Gerd Lüttig - I. I. Snezhko. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller), 1987. 216 s. ISBN 3510651286. info