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Author Botkin, Daniel B

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

Publ Info Upper Saddle River, N.J. : FT Press, [2010]
©2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Newport  TJ163.25 .U6 B68 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  TJ163.25.U6 B68 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  TJ163.25.U6 B68 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  TJ163.25.U6 B68 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxi, 330 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-312) 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
LC subject Power resources -- United States
Power resources -- United States -- Forecasting
Renewable energy sources -- United States
Energy policy -- United States
Add Author Pérez, Diana
ISBN 9780137049769 (hbk : alk. paper)
0137049765