Powering the future : a scientist's guide to energy independence / Daniel B. Botkin, with Diana Perez.

Author
Botkin, Daniel B. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : FT Press ; Pearson Education, c2010.
Description
xxi, 330 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Conventional energy sources : Oil -- Natural gas -- Coal -- Water power -- Nuclear power -- New energy sources : Wind power -- Solar power -- Ocean power -- Biofuels -- Designing an energy system : Transporting energy: the grid, hydrogen, batteries, and more -- Transporting things -- Saving energy at home and finding energy at your feet -- Solutions.
ISBN
  • 9780137049769 (hbk : alk. paper)
  • 0137049765 (hbk : alk. paper)
LCCN
2009052805
OCLC
462910121
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