The Political Economy of Hydrocarbon Pollution: Assessing Socio-Ecological Sustainability of Nigeria’s Niger Delta Region

The Niger Delta region, which is the hydrocarbon basket of Nigeria, appears to be sitting on an environmental time bomb due to degradation from widespread hydrocarbon pollution. The major sources of environmental degradation in the Niger Delta are oil spillage, gas flaring and improper disposal of w...

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Volume: 9
Main Author: Agaptus Nwozor
Jacob Audu
Joseph Ibrahim Adama
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: EconJournals 01.12.2018
published in: International journal of energy economics and policy Vol. 9; no. 1; pp. 7 - 14
Data of publication: 2018-12-01
ISSN: 2146-4553
EISSN: 2146-4553
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals
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