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The Resource Renewable : the world-changing power of alternative energy, Jeremy Shere

Renewable : the world-changing power of alternative energy, Jeremy Shere

Label
Renewable : the world-changing power of alternative energy
Title
Renewable
Title remainder
the world-changing power of alternative energy
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Shere
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An entertaining and informative guide to where renewable energy has been, where it is today, and where it's heading
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shere, Jeremy
Dewey number
333.79/4/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ807.9.U6
LC item number
S54 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Shere, Jeremy
  • Energy policy
  • Social change
  • Renewable energy sources
Label
Renewable : the world-changing power of alternative energy, Jeremy Shere
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Green gas -- Henry Ford and the search for ethanol -- Giant Chinese silver grass -- The rise, fall, rise and fall of alcohol fuel -- Gas lines and gasohol -- Back to the ethanol future -- Part 2. Sun -- The sad fate of Jimmy Carter's solar panels -- Solar Renaissance -- Sun power -- Ice from fire -- Solar reborn -- Part 3. Wind -- Charles Brush and his wind machine -- Wind power reborn -- Peppard's folly -- Wind goes electric -- A new golden age of wind -- Part 4. Earth -- Going geothermal at Ball State -- The geysers -- Hot rocks and high hopes -- Part 5. Water -- Hydropower 2.0 -- The electropolis of America -- The power of waves -- Salter's duck
Control code
ocn827257013
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 294 pages
Isbn
9780312643751
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013024087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312643751
  • (OCoLC)827257013
Label
Renewable : the world-changing power of alternative energy, Jeremy Shere
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Green gas -- Henry Ford and the search for ethanol -- Giant Chinese silver grass -- The rise, fall, rise and fall of alcohol fuel -- Gas lines and gasohol -- Back to the ethanol future -- Part 2. Sun -- The sad fate of Jimmy Carter's solar panels -- Solar Renaissance -- Sun power -- Ice from fire -- Solar reborn -- Part 3. Wind -- Charles Brush and his wind machine -- Wind power reborn -- Peppard's folly -- Wind goes electric -- A new golden age of wind -- Part 4. Earth -- Going geothermal at Ball State -- The geysers -- Hot rocks and high hopes -- Part 5. Water -- Hydropower 2.0 -- The electropolis of America -- The power of waves -- Salter's duck
Control code
ocn827257013
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 294 pages
Isbn
9780312643751
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013024087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312643751
  • (OCoLC)827257013

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