Government Promotion of Renewable Energy Technologies Policy Approaches and Market Development in Germany, the United States, and Japan

Renewable energy sources will play an increasingly important role in meeting global energy demand. Katrin Jordan-Korte presents the first comprehensive comparison of government promotion of renewable energy technologies in Germany, the United States, and Japan. The author expands the ongoing discuss...

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Main Author: Jordan-Korte, Katrin
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Wiesbaden Gabler 2011, 2011
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Renewable energy sources will play an increasingly important role in meeting global energy demand. Katrin Jordan-Korte presents the first comprehensive comparison of government promotion of renewable energy technologies in Germany, the United States, and Japan. The author expands the ongoing discussion of renewable energy use by also including an analysis of international markets of renewable energy technologies. She shows that the success of countries on those markets is positively correlated with a dynamic development on national markets for renewable energy use
Physical Description:XVI, 265 p. 53 illus online resource
ISBN:9783834965875