Energy in Africa

Policy, Management and Sustainability

Editors: Adesola, Sola, Brennan, Feargal (Eds.)

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  • Analyses and explores the African energy industry, from a management perspective
  • Provides both theoretical and empirical contributions which demonstrate how to effectively ensure sustainability in Africa
  • Focuses on developing regions within Africa and compares these to the global energy environment
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About this book

Bringing together conceptual, theoretical and evidence-based contributions from a diverse set of experts, this book provides a comprehensive analysis of energy in Africa, from a management perspective. Taking a closer look at the global energy environment and security in developing areas of the region, the authors discuss the significance of energy policy to the socio-economic growth of the continent. This important book tackles the challenge of ensuring sustainability in Africa and focuses on both fossil fuels and renewable energy. Essential reading for researchers interested in energy management, sustainability, and energy policy, this noteworthy collection of interdisciplinary contributions provides examples of effective energy management in Africa.

About the authors

Sola Adesola is a Senior Lecturer in International Organisations and Corporate and Business Law in the Oxford Brookes Business School at Oxford Brookes University, having previously held research positions in manufacturing management at Cranfield University, UK. Sola is Director of Studies in energy policy, entrepreneurship and university interaction. She has published widely in peer-reviewed journals and conferences including International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy.

Feargal Brennan is Director of the Offshore Engineering Institute at the University of Strathclyde, UK, having previously held senior positions at Cranfield University and University College London.  Feargal is a leading authority on the integrity of offshore oil and gas structures and the development of offshore renewables including wind, wave, and tidal stream. He has published over 150 papers in peer-reviewed journals and conferences.




Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Introduction to Energy in Africa: Policy, Management, and Sustainability

    Pages 1-11

    Adesola, Sola (et al.)

  • Brexit and Trumpism: The Renaissance of Protectionism and Nationalism and Its Effect on Twenty-First-Century African Energy Policy

    Pages 15-39

    Afe Aidelojie, Kenneth E.

  • The Impact and Role of the Regulator on Electricity Market Growth and Sustainability in a Developing Economy: The Case of Nigeria

    Pages 41-72

    Ogaji, Joy O. (et al.)

  • Stakeholder Engagement and the Sustainable Environmental Management of Oil-Contaminated Sites in Nigeria

    Pages 75-97

    Prpich, George (et al.)

  • Cooperatives’ Potential to Diffuse Appropriate Solar Technologies in Uganda

    Pages 99-116

    Kitunzi Mutunzi, Ahmed (et al.)

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Hardcover 114,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Energy in Africa
Book Subtitle
Policy, Management and Sustainability
Editors
  • Sola Adesola
  • Feargal Brennan
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-91301-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-91301-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-91300-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-08217-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 237
Number of Illustrations
10 b/w illustrations
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