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India’s Drive for Energy Security and Relations with the US

  • Chintamani Mahapatra
Chapter
Part of the India Studies in Business and Economics book series (ISBE)

Abstract

In the long history of Indo–US relationship, energy has been one of the key components of bilateral cooperation as well as friction. While energy security did not preoccupy the security planners and strategic analysts until after the use of oil as a weapon by the Arab oil producing countries in early 1970s, search for energy sources to boost industrialization has been an important aspect of foreign relations of many countries in the world.

Keywords

Energy Security International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor Energy Cooperation Clean Energy Technology Cool Roof 
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References

  1. Clearenergy ministerial (2013) http://www.cleanenergyministerial.org/Events/CEM4. India hosted the fourth CEM in New Delhi in 2013
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Canadian, US and Latin American Studies, School of International StudiesJawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia

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