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Title Energy futures and urban air pollution : challenges for China and the United States / Committee on Energy Futures and Air Polltuion in Urban China and the United States, Development Security and Cooperation, Policy and Global Affairs, National Academy of Engineering, National Research Council of the National Academies ; in collaboration with Chinese Academy of Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 366 pages) : illustrations
Contents ""FrontMatter""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""Acronyms and Abbreviations""; ""Summary""; ""1 Introduction""; ""2 Energy Resources""; ""3 Air Pollution: Sources, Impacts, and Effects""; ""4 Institutional and Regulatory Frameworks""; ""5 Energy Intensity and Energy Efficiency""; ""6 Coal Combustion and Pollution Control""; ""7 Renewable Energy Resources""; ""8 The Pittsburgh Experience""; ""9 The Huainan Experience""; ""10 The Los Angeles Experience""; ""11 The Dalian Experience""; ""12 Findings and Recommendations""; ""Appendixes""
""Appendix A: Web-Based Resources on Energy and Air Quality""""Appendix B: Alternative Energy Resources""; ""Appendix C: Summary of PM Source-Apportionment Studies in China""; ""Appendix D: Energy Conversion""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Air -- Pollution -- China.
Air -- Pollution -- United States.
Carbon dioxide -- Environmental aspects -- China.
Carbon dioxide -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Energy policy -- China.
Energy policy -- United States.
Sulfur dioxide -- Environmental aspects -- China.
Sulfur dioxide -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Air Pollution.
Carbon Dioxide.
Sulfur Dioxide.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author National Academy of Engineering.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Energy Futures and Air Pollution in Urban China and the United States.
National Research Council (U.S.). Development, Security, and Cooperation.
National Research Council (U.S.). Policy and Global Affairs.
Zhongguo gong cheng yuan.
Zhongguo ke xue yuan.
LC no. 2009284102
ISBN 0309111412 (electronic bk.)
9780309111416 (electronic bk.)