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The Snowy: A History

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The Snowy: A History

Siobhan McHugh

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Industrialisation & industrial history; Electrical power industries; Power networks, systems, stations & plants

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Tells the extraordinary story of the mostly migrant workforce who built one of the world's engineering marvels. This classic,... [more]

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Coal

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Coal

Mark Thurber

Economics of industrial organisation; Environmental economics; Coal & solid fuel industries; Mathematics & Sciences

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We use coal because it is cheap: cheap to scrape from the ground, cheap to move in ships and trains, and cheap to burn. Why... [more]

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Insane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End the Age of Oil

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Insane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End...

Hamish McKenzie

Biography: business & industry; Alternative & renewable energy industries; Road vehicle manufacturing industry; Mathematics & Sciences

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The first account of one of the 21st century's greatest business stories, Tesla and Elon Musk. [more]

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest man

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest...

Jonathan Conlin

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; Biography: arts & entertainment; Petroleum & oil industries

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At his death in 1955, Calouste Gulbenkian was the richest man in the world, known as 'Mr Five Percent' for owning 5% of Middle... [more]

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Killers of the Flower Moon: Oil, Money, Murder and the Birth of the FBI

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Killers of the Flower Moon: Oil, Money, Murder and the Birth of the FBI...

David Grann

Biography; True crime; Indigenous peoples; Petroleum & oil industries

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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All the Money in the World

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All the Money in the World

John Pearson

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; True crime; Petroleum & oil industries

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Inspired by the fortunes and misfortunes of the Getty family, whose most extraordinary and troubled episode - the kidnap and... [more]

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Crossing the Line: Australia's Secret History in the Timor Sea

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Crossing the Line: Australia's Secret History in the Timor Sea

Kim McGrath

History; Geopolitics; Energy industries & utilities

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For fifty years, Australia has schemed to deny East Timor billions of dollars of oil and gas wealth. [more]

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Iraq and the Politics of Oil: An Insider's Perspective

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Iraq and the Politics of Oil: An Insider's Perspective

Gary Vogler

History; Middle Eastern history; Iraq War; Politics & government; Warfare & defence; Petroleum & oil industries

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There was an oil agenda when the US went to war in Iraq in 2003--what the agenda was is revealed in this book. [more]

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The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East

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The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East

James Reardon-Anderson

Politics & government; International relations; Development economics; Environmental economics; Energy industries & utilities

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An absorbing look at China's diplomatic and business outreach in pursuit of secure hydrocarbon reserves. [more]

$65.00

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Jeedara: One Alliance, One Ancient People and an Expedition for the Great Australian Bight

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Jeedara: One Alliance, One Ancient People and an Expedition for the Great...

Sea Shepherd Australia

Photographs: collections; Social & cultural history; Petroleum & oil industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment

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Operation Jeeedara was an expedition to showcase to the world what we would all lose if BP were allowed to drill for oil in... [more]

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

Dieter Helm

Business & Economics; Energy industries & utilities; Global warming; Fossil fuel technologies

Hardback

An energy revolution is under way with far-reaching consequences for nations, companies, and the way we address climate change... [more]

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Trillion Dollar Baby

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Trillion Dollar Baby

Paul Cleary

Business & Economics; Economic history; Petroleum & oil industries

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For most of its history, Norway eked out a marginal existence from fishing, forestry and shipping. But things changed in 1969,... [more]

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The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

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The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

Chris Goodall

Alternative & renewable energy industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology

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How will the world be powered in ten years' time? Not by fossil fuels. Energy experts are all saying the same thing: solar... [more]

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Crude Nation: How Oil Riches Ruined Venezuela

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Crude Nation: How Oil Riches Ruined Venezuela

Raul Gallegos

History; International relations; International economics; Political economy; Petroleum & oil industries

Hardback

Crude Nation tells the story of how ruinous mismanagement has resulted in the economic implosion of Venezuela, the country... [more]

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China's Renewable Energy Revolution

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China's Renewable Energy Revolution

John A. Mathews, Hao Tan, Ciaran O'Faircheallaigh

History; Environmental economics; Alternative & renewable energy industries

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The authors suggest that China's renewable energy system, the largest in the world, will quickly supersede the black energy... [more]

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The Looting Machine: Warlords, Tycoons, Smugglers and the Systematic Theft of Africa's Wealth

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The Looting Machine: Warlords, Tycoons, Smugglers and the Systematic Theft...

Tom Burgis

History; Mining industry; Petroleum & oil industries

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Overseas Press Club Award Winner 2016 A shocking investigative journey into the way the resource trade wreaks... [more]

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The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters

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The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters...

Gregory Zuckerman

Business & Economics; Energy industries & utilities

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The riveting, untold story of the men who are transforming global energy. [more]

$33.95

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Big Coal: Australia's Dirtiest Habit

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Big Coal: Australia's Dirtiest Habit

Guy Pearse, David McKnight, Bob Burton

Coal & solid fuel industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability

Paperback

<p>Australia‚??s dirtiest habit is its addiction to coal. But is our&nbsp;dependence on it a road to prosperity or a dead... [more]

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Nuclear Power: A Very Short Introduction

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Nuclear Power: A Very Short Introduction

Maxwell Irvine (formerly Honorary Professor of Physics, Manchester University)

Nuclear power industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Nuclear issues; Energy technology & engineering; Nuclear power & engineering

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Nuclear power is a highly topical issue and there is widespread debate concerning future energy budgets and how to replace... [more]

$15.95

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Don'T Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs...She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse

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Don'T Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs...She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse...

Paul Carter

Biography; Petroleum & oil industries; Travel writing

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A take no prisoners approach to life has seen Paul Carter heading to some of the world's most remote, wild and dangerous places... [more]

$22.99

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Saudi America: The Truth About Fracking and How It's Changing the World

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Saudi America: The Truth About Fracking and How It's Changing the World...

Ms. Bethany McLean

Geopolitics; Business & Economics; Petroleum & oil industries

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Bestselling author Bethany McLean reveals the true story of fracking's impact -- on Wall Street, the economy and geopolitics.... [more]

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Fallout: A Journey Through the Nuclear Age, From the Atom Bomb to Radioactive Waste

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Fallout: A Journey Through the Nuclear Age, From the Atom Bomb to Radioactive...

Fred Pearce

Nuclear power industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Nuclear issues; Natural disasters; Sustainability

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At a moment when a new generation of power stations and weapons are being developed, Fallout is a measured and fascinating... [more]

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

Dieter Helm

Business & Economics; Energy industries & utilities; Global warming; Fossil fuel technologies

Paperback

An energy revolution is under way with far-reaching consequences for nations, companies, and the way we address climate change... [more]

$29.99

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Learning from Fukushima: Nuclear Power in East Asia

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Learning from Fukushima: Nuclear Power in East Asia

Peter Van Ness, Melvin Gurtov

Energy industries & utilities; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Learning from Fukushima began as a project to respond in a helpful way to the March 2011 triple disaster (earthquake,... [more]

$55.00

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Education and Training for the Oil and Gas Industry: Localising Oil and Gas Operations

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Education and Training for the Oil and Gas Industry: Localising Oil and...

Phil Andrews (CEO, Getenergy Intelligence, UK), Jim Playfoot (Research Director, Getenergy Intelligence, UK), Simon Augustus (Lead Analyst, Getenergy Intelligence, UK)

Business & Economics; Petroleum & oil industries; Alternative & renewable energy industries; Economic geology; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology

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Education and Training for the Oil and Gas Industry: Localising Oil and Gas Operations, Volume Four in the Getenergy series... [more]

$117.95

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