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The Efficient Use of Energy Resources

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The Efficient Use of Energy Resources
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Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0300022840
ISBN-13: 9780300022841
Number of pages: 183

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The fundamental economic question about energy resources is: How fast should we consume our low-cost resources? Second, there are abundant, but less attractive, resources that may be used when the low-cost resources run thin.

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