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Energy at the End of the World by Laura Watts
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Jan 15, 2019 | ISBN 9780262038898

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Praise

Winner of the 2021 Rachel Carson Prize by the Society for Social Studies of Science

“Tells the intriguing tale of how Orcadians have begun to create their own low-carbon future against incredible odds and with only a little help from the mainland.”—Observer

“The greatest contribution of Watts’s book, and it is a striking one, is that the Orcadian idiom for talking about energy infrastructures is guided largely by thinking about relationships – and relationships necessarily involve pasts, presents and futures.”—Times Literary Supplement

“Innovation and perseverance are two of the most important qualities that Dr. Laura Watts identifies as the driving forces behind the renewable energy revolution taking place in the Orkney Islands. The Scottish archipelago is on the leading edge of the world’s energy future and as Dr. Watts explores in her recent book, Energy At The End Of The World, the projects taking place in Orkney are at the cutting-edge of technology.”—Forbes

Awards

The Rachel Carson Prize AWARD 2021

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