Select Publications

Books

Diesendorf M, 2014, Sustainable Energy Solutions for Climate Change, UNSW Press and Routledge-Earthscan, Sydney and London

Diesendorf MO, 2009, Climate Action, Original, UNSW Press, Sydney

Diesendorf MO, 2007, Greenhouse Solutions with Sustainable Energy, Original, UNSW Press, Sydney

Diesendorf M; Hamilton C, (ed.), 1997, Human Ecology, Human Economy Ideas for an Ecologically Sustainable Future, Allen & Unwin, Sydney

Diesendorf MO; D'Espaignet E; Fett MJ, (eds.), 1988, Australia's Health -- biennial report of the Australian Institute of Health, Australian Institute of Health, Canberra

Diesendorf MO, (ed.), 1978, Energy and People-- social implications of different energy futures, Society for Social Responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), Canberra

Diesendorf MO, (ed.), 1977, The Impact of Environment and Lifestyle on Human Health, Society for Social Responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), Canberra

Diesendorf MO, (ed.), 1976, The Magic Bullet, Society for Social Responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), Canberra

Book Chapters

Diesendorf M, 2019, 'Energy futures for Australia', in Newton P; Prasad D; Sproul A; White S (ed.), , Palgrave Macmillan, Singapore, pp. 35 - 51, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-7940-6

Diesendorf M, 2017, 'Ecologically sustainable energy', in Washington H (ed.), , CASSE NSW, Sydney, pp. 137 - 143

Elliston B; Diesendorf M; MacGill I, 2017, 'Reliability of 100 % Renewable Electricity Supply in the Australian National Electricity Market', in Uyar TS (ed.), TOWARDS 100% RENEWABLE ENERGY: TECHNIQUES, COSTS AND REGIONAL CASE-STUDIES, edn. Springer Proceedings in Energy, SPRINGER INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHING AG, pp. 297 - 303, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-45659-1_32

Diesendorf MO, 2016, 'Strategies for transition to a future beyond growth', in Washington H; Twomey P (ed.), A Future Beyond Growth: Towards a Steady State Economy, Routledge, London and New York, pp. 223 - 238

Diesendorf MO, 2016, 'The concept of base-load power', in Lehr JH; Keeley J (ed.), Alternative Energy and Shale Gas Encyclopedia, Wiley, pp. 585 - 589

Diesendorf MO, 2013, 'A genuine "green" economy must be ecologically sustainable and socially just', in Schroeder S; Chester L (ed.), Challenging the Orthodoxy: Reflections on Frank Stilwell's contribution to political economy, Springer, pp. 223 - 241, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-36121-0_13

Diesendorf MO, 2012, 'Can energy security and effective climate change policies be compatible?', in Anceschi L; Symons J (ed.), Energy Security in the Era of Climate Change: The Asia-Pacific Experience, edn. Energy Climate and the Environment, Palgrave Macmillan, UK and USA, pp. 72 - 87, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000309610100006&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Diesendorf MO, 2012, 'Lost energy policies, opportunities and practice', in Walker KJ; Crowley K (ed.), Environmental Policy Failure: The Australian Story, edn. 1, Tilde University Press, pp. 44 - 59

Baumber A; Merson JA; Diesendorf MO; Ampt PR, 2012, 'Revegetation, bioenergy and sustainable use in the New South Wales central west', in Merson J; Cooney R; Brown P (ed.), Conservation in a Crowded World: Case studies from the Asia-Pacific, edn. 1st, UNSW Press, Sydney, pp. 186 - 204

Diesendorf MO, 2012, 'The economics of nuclear energy', in Basrur R; Collin KSL (ed.), Nuclear Power and Energy Security in Asia, Routledge, New York, USA, pp. 50 - 70, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203115695

Diesendorf M, 2012, 'Redesigning Energy Systems', in The Oxford Handbook of Climate Change and Society, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199566600.003.0038

Diesendorf M, 2012, 'Redesigning Energy Systems', in , http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199566600.003.0038

Diesendorf MO, 2011, 'Climate Change and the Economy', in Argyrous G; Stilwell F (ed.), Readings in Political Economy: Economics as a Social Science, edn. Third, Tilde University Press, Victoria, Australia, pp. 15 - 18

Diesendorf MO, 2006, 'Can Geosequestration Save the Coal Industry?', in Byne J; Toly N; Glover L (ed.), Transforming Power: Energy, Environment and Society in Conflict, edn. Energy and Environmental Policy, Transaction Publishers, New Brunswick (USA) and London (UK), pp. 221 - 246, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000267949700009&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Diesendorf MO, 2005, 'Tomorrow`s Mega-cities: How Will They Develop', in The Natural Advantage of Nations: Business Opportunities, Innovations and Governance in the 21st Century, edn. Original, Earthscan Publications, London, UK, pp. 301 - 315

Diesendorf MO, 2000, 'A critique of the Australian government's greenhouse policies', in Climate Change in the South Pacific: Impacts and Responses in Australia, Kluwer, pp. 79 - 93

Diesendorf MO, 2000, 'Sustainability and sustainable development', in Dunphy D (ed.), Sustainability: The corporate challenge of the 21st century, Allen & Unwin

Diesendorf MO, 1998, 'The fate of the ESD recommendations on greenhouse response in the energy sector', in The ESD Process: Evaluating a Policy Experiment, Academy of Social Sciences in Australia, Canberra, pp. 41 - 52

Diesendorf MO, 1997, 'Ecologically sustainable development principles', in Diesendorf M; Hamilton C (ed.), Human Ecology Human Economy, Allen & Uniwin, Sydney, pp. 64 - 97

Diesendorf MO, 1997, 'Greenhouse response in the energy sector', in Diesendorf M; Hamilton C (ed.), Human Ecology Human Economy, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, pp. 197 - 242

Diesendorf MO, 1997, 'Some pathways to ecological sustainability', in Diesendorf M; Hamilton C (ed.), Human Ecology Human Economy, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, pp. 302 - 325

Diesendorf MO, 1997, 'The ESD process in Australia', in Diesendorf M; Hamilton C (ed.), Human Ecology Human Economy, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, pp. 285 - 301

Diesendorf MO, 1996, 'Fluoridation: breaking the silence barrier', in Martin B (ed.), Confronting the experts, State University of New York Press, New York, pp. 45 - 75

Diesendorf MO, 1994, 'The nature of renewable energy', in Dovers S (ed.), Sustainable energy: pathways for Australian energy reform, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge UK, pp. 112 - 128

Diesendorf MO, 1994, 'Windpower and other renewable energy sources', in Dovers S (ed.), Sustainable energy: pathways for Australian energy reform, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge UK, pp. 150 - 169

Diesendorf MO, 1988, 'Science for the community', in Ockham's Razor 2, ABC Enterprises, pp. 15 - 20

Diesendorf MO, 1988, 'Why I became a “dissident” scientist', in Australia Broadcasting Corporation (ed.), Ockham’s razor 2, ABC Enterprises, pp. 9 - 14

Diesendorf MO, 1983, 'Science as a social and political tool', in Birch A (ed.), Science research in Australia – who benefits?, Centre for Continuing Education, Australian National University, Canberra, pp. 125 - 135

Diesendorf MO, 1982, 'Science under social and political pressures', in Oldroyd DR (ed.), Science and Ethics, NSW University Press, Sydney, pp. 48 - 73

Diesendorf MO, 1979, 'A community use of wind power', in Diesendorf M (ed.), Energy and people: social implications of different energy futures, Society for Social Responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), Canberra, pp. 166 - 167

Diesendorf MO, 1979, 'Problems of high and low energy futures', in Diesendorf M (ed.), Energy and people: social implications of different energy futures, Society for Social Responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), Canberra, pp. 27 - 35

Diesendorf MO, 1979, 'Sounding the alarms: the dilemma of the scientific expert’', in Green W (ed.), Focus on social responsibilty in science, New Zealand Association of Scientists, Wellington, New Zealand, pp. 61 - 83

Diesendorf MO, 1977, 'A closer look at prevention', in Diesendorf M (ed.), The impact of environment and lifestyle on human health, Society for Social responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), Canberra, pp. 265 - 280

Diesendorf MO, 1976, 'Environment and health', in Diesendorf M (ed.), The Magic Bullet, Society for Social Responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), Canberra, pp. 131 - 142

Diesendorf MO, 1976, 'Mass x-rays--risks versus benefits', in Diesendorf M (ed.), The Magic Bullet, Society for Social Responsibility in Science (A.C.T.), Canberra, pp. 112 - 122

Journal articles

Diesendorf M; Elliston B, 2018, 'The feasibility of 100% renewable electricity systems: A response to critics', Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 93, pp. 318 - 330, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2018.05.042

Howard BS; Hamilton NE; Diesendorf M; Wiedmann T, 2018, 'Modeling the carbon budget of the Australian electricity sector's transition to renewable energy', Renewable Energy, vol. 125, pp. 712 - 728, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2018.02.013

Mey F; Diesendorf M, 2018, 'Who owns an energy transition? Strategic action fields and community wind energy in Denmark', Energy Research and Social Science, vol. 35, pp. 108 - 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2017.10.044

Diesendorf M, 2018, 'Learning from Fukushima: Nuclear Power in East Asia', ENERGY RESEARCH & SOCIAL SCIENCE, vol. 39, pp. 162 - 163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2017.11.020

Delina LL; Diesendorf M, 2018, 'Critiquing the use of war to mobilise peaceful climate action: A response to Kester & Sovacool', Energy Policy, vol. 112, pp. 1 - 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2017.09.046

Hamilton NE; Howard BS; Diesendorf M; Wiedmann T, 2017, 'Computing life-cycle emissions from transitioning the electricity sector using a discrete numerical approach', Energy, vol. 137, pp. 314 - 324, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2017.06.175

Gui EM; Diesendorf M; MacGill I, 2017, 'Distributed energy infrastructure paradigm: Community microgrids in a new institutional economics context', Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 72, pp. 1355 - 1365, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2016.10.047


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