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The Resource The powers that be : global energy for the twenty-first century and beyond, Scott L. Montgomery

The powers that be : global energy for the twenty-first century and beyond, Scott L. Montgomery

Label
The powers that be : global energy for the twenty-first century and beyond
Title
The powers that be
Title remainder
global energy for the twenty-first century and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Scott L. Montgomery
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montgomery, Scott L
Dewey number
333.79
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9502.A2
LC item number
M656 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Energy industries
  • Power resources
  • Energy policy
Label
The powers that be : global energy for the twenty-first century and beyond, Scott L. Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223092529560
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-328) 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
What binds us all -- Our energy past: does it hold any lessons? -- Our energy present: global trends and what they mean -- Oil reality: burning questions -- Natural gas: the lighter side of fossil fuels -- Coal: once and future king? -- The great debate: when will the wells run dry? -- Nuclear power: a new context, changing views -- Renewable energy 1: the real and the possible -- Renewable energy 2: sources, technologies, limitations -- Hydrogen: forever fuel, or wishful thinking? -- Fusion energy: some like it hot -- Geopolitics and energy: an evolving geography -- The technology imperative: some reflections -- Climate change and energy: playing with fire, air, earth, and water -- Conclusion: final thoughts on new beginnings
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 350 p.
Isbn
9780226535005
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009050752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
3173467
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 457149573
  • (OCoLC)457149573
Label
The powers that be : global energy for the twenty-first century and beyond, Scott L. Montgomery
Publication
Bar code
31223092529560
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-328) 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
What binds us all -- Our energy past: does it hold any lessons? -- Our energy present: global trends and what they mean -- Oil reality: burning questions -- Natural gas: the lighter side of fossil fuels -- Coal: once and future king? -- The great debate: when will the wells run dry? -- Nuclear power: a new context, changing views -- Renewable energy 1: the real and the possible -- Renewable energy 2: sources, technologies, limitations -- Hydrogen: forever fuel, or wishful thinking? -- Fusion energy: some like it hot -- Geopolitics and energy: an evolving geography -- The technology imperative: some reflections -- Climate change and energy: playing with fire, air, earth, and water -- Conclusion: final thoughts on new beginnings
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 350 p.
Isbn
9780226535005
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009050752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
3173467
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 457149573
  • (OCoLC)457149573

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