The Resource Energy alternatives, David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Vickey Kalambakal, book editors

Energy alternatives, David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Vickey Kalambakal, book editors

Label
Energy alternatives
Title
Energy alternatives
Statement of responsibility
David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Vickey Kalambakal, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume explores the topics relating to alternative sources of energy by presenting varied expert opinions that examine many of the different aspects that comprise these issues. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Allows the reader to attain the higher-level critical thinking and reading skills that are essential in a culture of diverse and contradictory opinions
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.79/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ808.2
LC item number
.E64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1969-
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  • Haugen, David M.
  • Musser, Susan
  • Kalambakal, Vickey
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
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  • Renewable energy sources
  • Renewable energy sources
Label
Energy alternatives, David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Vickey Kalambakal, book editors
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-201) 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 alternative energy sources should be pursued? Clean coal can supply U.S. energy needs
  • Gregory H. Boyce
  • Clean coal doesn't exist
  • Kari Lydersen -- Plants used in manufacturing biofuels can be cultivated on unused lands
  • Paul Bardos et al.
  • Biofuel cultivation will harm the environment and marginalize populations
  • Helena Paul
  • Renewable energy sources can meet America's energy demands
  • Chris Flavin and Janet Sawin
  • Renewable energy sources cannot meet America's energy demands
  • Are alternative energy sources necessary? Peaks in global oil production rates are imminent
  • William Tucker
  • Should alternatives to gasoline-powered vehicles be pursued? Ethanol takes food from the hungry to use as fuel
  • Donnie Johnston
  • Ethanol does not use food for fuel
  • Tom Daschle
  • Biodiesel will reduce oil dependence and greenhouse gas emissions
  • Fuel Oil News
  • Biodiesel will not significantly reduce oil dependence
  • Max Schulz
  • What should be the government's role in advancing alternative energy? Government investment is necessary to further develop alternative energy
  • David Strahan
  • Steven Chu
  • Government programs would be ineffective at developing alternative energy
  • Ed Hiserodt
  • Government should subsidize the creation of green jobs
  • Melissa Bradley-Burns
  • Government should not subsidize the creation of green jobs
  • Institute for Energy Research
  • It is unclear whether President Obama's energy policies go far enough to save the planet
  • Carl Etnier
  • President Obama's energy policies will be costly for the American public
  • Peaks in global oil production rates will not be reached for many years
  • William P. Hoar
  • Michael Lynch
  • Energy independence is a reachable goal
  • George Allen
  • Energy independence is a myth
  • Robert Bryce
Control code
ocm490810822
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9780737749632
Lccn
2009052253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)490810822
  • (Sirsi) a1069197
Label
Energy alternatives, David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Vickey Kalambakal, book editors
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-201) 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 alternative energy sources should be pursued? Clean coal can supply U.S. energy needs
  • Gregory H. Boyce
  • Clean coal doesn't exist
  • Kari Lydersen -- Plants used in manufacturing biofuels can be cultivated on unused lands
  • Paul Bardos et al.
  • Biofuel cultivation will harm the environment and marginalize populations
  • Helena Paul
  • Renewable energy sources can meet America's energy demands
  • Chris Flavin and Janet Sawin
  • Renewable energy sources cannot meet America's energy demands
  • Are alternative energy sources necessary? Peaks in global oil production rates are imminent
  • William Tucker
  • Should alternatives to gasoline-powered vehicles be pursued? Ethanol takes food from the hungry to use as fuel
  • Donnie Johnston
  • Ethanol does not use food for fuel
  • Tom Daschle
  • Biodiesel will reduce oil dependence and greenhouse gas emissions
  • Fuel Oil News
  • Biodiesel will not significantly reduce oil dependence
  • Max Schulz
  • What should be the government's role in advancing alternative energy? Government investment is necessary to further develop alternative energy
  • David Strahan
  • Steven Chu
  • Government programs would be ineffective at developing alternative energy
  • Ed Hiserodt
  • Government should subsidize the creation of green jobs
  • Melissa Bradley-Burns
  • Government should not subsidize the creation of green jobs
  • Institute for Energy Research
  • It is unclear whether President Obama's energy policies go far enough to save the planet
  • Carl Etnier
  • President Obama's energy policies will be costly for the American public
  • Peaks in global oil production rates will not be reached for many years
  • William P. Hoar
  • Michael Lynch
  • Energy independence is a reachable goal
  • George Allen
  • Energy independence is a myth
  • Robert Bryce
Control code
ocm490810822
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9780737749632
Lccn
2009052253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)490810822
  • (Sirsi) a1069197

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