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Durham University

Centre for Culture and Ecology

Dr Simon Pirani

Simon Pirani has published widely on the development of natural gas markets, and changing consumption patterns, in the former Soviet Union. He was editor of, and contributor to, the programme’s multi-author volumes The Russian Gas Matrix: How Markets are Driving Change (OUP, 2014) and Russian and CIS Gas Markets and their Impact on Europe (OUP, 2009). His most recent book is Burning Up: A Global History of Fossil Fuel Consumption, published by Pluto in 2018. For information please click here. He is the author of The Russian Revolution in Retreat (Routledge, 2008) and Change in Putin’s Russia: Power, Money and People (Pluto, 2009).

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