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The Resource Energy and climate : vision for the future, Michael B. McElroy

Energy and climate : vision for the future, Michael B. McElroy

Label
Energy and climate : vision for the future
Title
Energy and climate
Title remainder
vision for the future
Statement of responsibility
Michael B. McElroy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McElroy, Michael B
Dewey number
333.790973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD195.E49
LC item number
M3794 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Energy development
  • Energy development
  • Energy development
  • Energy development
  • Energy development
  • Power resources
  • Power resources
  • Power resources
  • Power resources
  • Power resources
  • Climatic changes
Label
Energy and climate : vision for the future, Michael B. McElroy
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223116691859
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Energy basics -- The contemporary US energy system : overview including a comparison with China -- Human induced climate change : why you should take it seriously -- Human induced climate change : arguments offered by those who dissent -- Coal : abundant but problematic -- Oil : a volatile past, an uncertain future -- Natural gas : least polluting of the fossil fuels -- Nuclear power : an optimistic beginning, a clouded future -- Power from wind : opportunities and challenges -- Power from the sun : abundant but expensive -- Hydro : power from running water -- Earth heat and lunar gravity : geothermal and tidal energy -- Plant biomass as a substitute for oil in transportation -- Limiting US and Chinese emissions : the Beijing agreement -- Vision for a low carbon energy future
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 266 pages
Isbn
9780190490331
Lccn
2016005098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)945105353
Label
Energy and climate : vision for the future, Michael B. McElroy
Publication
Bar code
31223116691859
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Energy basics -- The contemporary US energy system : overview including a comparison with China -- Human induced climate change : why you should take it seriously -- Human induced climate change : arguments offered by those who dissent -- Coal : abundant but problematic -- Oil : a volatile past, an uncertain future -- Natural gas : least polluting of the fossil fuels -- Nuclear power : an optimistic beginning, a clouded future -- Power from wind : opportunities and challenges -- Power from the sun : abundant but expensive -- Hydro : power from running water -- Earth heat and lunar gravity : geothermal and tidal energy -- Plant biomass as a substitute for oil in transportation -- Limiting US and Chinese emissions : the Beijing agreement -- Vision for a low carbon energy future
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 266 pages
Isbn
9780190490331
Lccn
2016005098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)945105353

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