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12. Overview of Challenges Facing the Energy Sector

Author : Subhes C. Bhattacharyya

Published in: Energy Economics

Publisher: Springer London

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Abstract

This chapter provides a brief introduction to important issues facing the energy sector. It introduces the concepts of energy transition and energy trilemma and discusses how the energy sector is evolving to address the global challenges.

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Footnotes
1
There is a vast body of literature on this theme. See Stevens et al. (2015) for a recent update.
 
2
IEA member countries hold a stock of oil equivalent to 90 days of net imports in the previous year. The emergency measures apply when the supply disruption exceeds 7% of IEA or any member country supply.
 
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Metadata
Title
Overview of Challenges Facing the Energy Sector
Author
Subhes C. Bhattacharyya
Copyright Year
2019
Publisher
Springer London
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-7468-4_12

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