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The Resource Kicking the carbon habit : global warming and the case for renewable and nuclear energy, William Sweet

Kicking the carbon habit : global warming and the case for renewable and nuclear energy, William Sweet

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Kicking the carbon habit : global warming and the case for renewable and nuclear energy
Title
Kicking the carbon habit
Title remainder
global warming and the case for renewable and nuclear energy
Statement of responsibility
William Sweet
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sweet, William
Dewey number
333.79/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ808
LC item number
.S87 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Power resources
  • Global warming
Label
Kicking the carbon habit : global warming and the case for renewable and nuclear energy, William Sweet
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip064/2005035034.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-239) and index
Contents
1. The case for sharply cutting U.S. greenhouse gas emissions -- Part I. Coal: a Faustian bargain with payments coming due: 2. The basis of it all Pennsylvania in the Pennsylvanian -- 3. The air we breathe: the human costs of coal combustion -- 4. From outer space: Asia's brown cloud, and more -- Part II. Climate: the lockstep relationship between carbon dioxide and temperature: 5. The drillers -- 6. The modellers -- 7. The synthesizers -- Part III. Choices: the low-carbon and zero-carbon technologies we can deploy right now: 8. Breaking the carbon habit -- 9. Going all out for renewables, conservation, and green design -- 10. Natural gas, gasoline, and the vision of a hydrogen economy -- 11. A second look at nuclear energy -- Conclusion: How to reduce greenhouse gases now, using today's technology
Control code
ocm62493388
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 256 p.
Isbn
9780231137102
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2005035034
Other control number
9780231137102
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Kicking the carbon habit : global warming and the case for renewable and nuclear energy, William Sweet
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip064/2005035034.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-239) and index
Contents
1. The case for sharply cutting U.S. greenhouse gas emissions -- Part I. Coal: a Faustian bargain with payments coming due: 2. The basis of it all Pennsylvania in the Pennsylvanian -- 3. The air we breathe: the human costs of coal combustion -- 4. From outer space: Asia's brown cloud, and more -- Part II. Climate: the lockstep relationship between carbon dioxide and temperature: 5. The drillers -- 6. The modellers -- 7. The synthesizers -- Part III. Choices: the low-carbon and zero-carbon technologies we can deploy right now: 8. Breaking the carbon habit -- 9. Going all out for renewables, conservation, and green design -- 10. Natural gas, gasoline, and the vision of a hydrogen economy -- 11. A second look at nuclear energy -- Conclusion: How to reduce greenhouse gases now, using today's technology
Control code
ocm62493388
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 256 p.
Isbn
9780231137102
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2005035034
Other control number
9780231137102
Other physical details
ill., maps

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