Innovation Diffusion and Political Control of Energy

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Over the past 18 years, British Petro's Mining & Exploration Projects Finance Division was involved in the majority of the important mining industry M&A transactions in more than 90 countries and territories. Energy Information Administration to Just Facts on August 26, 2013: No, although we do have some limited review of previous projections from the AEO to compare with “as-realized” values, we do not have the resources to look at every projected value.

Pages: 485

Publisher: Physica; Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1999 edition (May 21, 1999)

ISBN: 3790812056

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