The Resource Energy and American society - thirteen myths, edited by Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, (electronic resource)

Energy and American society - thirteen myths, edited by Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, (electronic resource)

Label
Energy and American society - thirteen myths
Title
Energy and American society - thirteen myths
Statement of responsibility
edited by Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
333.790973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9502.U52
LC item number
E445 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sovacool, Benjamin K
  • Brown, Marilyn A
  • SpringerLink (Online service)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Energy policy
  • Energy policy
  • Energy conservation
  • Environmental policy
  • Energy policy
  • Public opinion
Label
Energy and American society - thirteen myths, edited by Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The compelling tangle of energy and American society / Benjamin K. Sovacool and Marilyn A. Brown -- Energy myth one - Today's energy crisis is "hype" / Marilyn A. Brown -- Energy myth two - The public is well informed about energy / Rosalyn Mckeown -- Energy myth three - High land requirements and an unfavorable energy balance preclude biomass ethanol from playing a large role in providing energy services / Lee R. Lynd ... [et al.] -- Energy myth four - The hydrogen economy is a panacea to the nation's energy problems / Joseph Romm -- Energy myth five - Price signals are insufficient to induce efficient energy investments / Jerry Taylor and Peter Van Doren -- Energy myth six - The barriers to new and innovative energy "technologies are primarily technical : The case of distributed generation (DG) / Benjamin K. Sovacool and Richard F. Hirsh -- Energy myth seven - Renewable energy systems could never meet growing electricity demand in America / Rodney Sobin -- Energy myth eight - Worldwide power systems are economically and environmentally optimal / Thomas R. Casten and Robert U. Ayres -- Energy myth nine - Energy efficiency improvements have already reached their potential / Amory B. Lovins -- Energy myth ten - Energy efficiency measures are unreliable, unpredictable, and unenforceable / Edward Vine and MarfiyKushler and Dan York -- Energy myth eleven - Energy R & D investment takes decades to reach the market / Daniel M. Kammen and Gregory F. Nemet -- Energy myth twelve - Climate policy will bankrupt the U.S. Economy / Eileen Claussen and Janet Peace -- Energy myth thirteen - Developing countries are not doing their part in responding to concerns about climate change / Thomas J. Wilbanks -- Conclusions - Replacing myths with maxims : Rethinking the relationship between energy and American society / Benjamin K. Sovacool and Marilyn A. Brown
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 371 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781402055645
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
978-1-4020-5563-8
System control number
  • 3168523-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3168523
  • (Sirsi) o187951815
  • (OCoLC)187951815
Label
Energy and American society - thirteen myths, edited by Benjamin K. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The compelling tangle of energy and American society / Benjamin K. Sovacool and Marilyn A. Brown -- Energy myth one - Today's energy crisis is "hype" / Marilyn A. Brown -- Energy myth two - The public is well informed about energy / Rosalyn Mckeown -- Energy myth three - High land requirements and an unfavorable energy balance preclude biomass ethanol from playing a large role in providing energy services / Lee R. Lynd ... [et al.] -- Energy myth four - The hydrogen economy is a panacea to the nation's energy problems / Joseph Romm -- Energy myth five - Price signals are insufficient to induce efficient energy investments / Jerry Taylor and Peter Van Doren -- Energy myth six - The barriers to new and innovative energy "technologies are primarily technical : The case of distributed generation (DG) / Benjamin K. Sovacool and Richard F. Hirsh -- Energy myth seven - Renewable energy systems could never meet growing electricity demand in America / Rodney Sobin -- Energy myth eight - Worldwide power systems are economically and environmentally optimal / Thomas R. Casten and Robert U. Ayres -- Energy myth nine - Energy efficiency improvements have already reached their potential / Amory B. Lovins -- Energy myth ten - Energy efficiency measures are unreliable, unpredictable, and unenforceable / Edward Vine and MarfiyKushler and Dan York -- Energy myth eleven - Energy R & D investment takes decades to reach the market / Daniel M. Kammen and Gregory F. Nemet -- Energy myth twelve - Climate policy will bankrupt the U.S. Economy / Eileen Claussen and Janet Peace -- Energy myth thirteen - Developing countries are not doing their part in responding to concerns about climate change / Thomas J. Wilbanks -- Conclusions - Replacing myths with maxims : Rethinking the relationship between energy and American society / Benjamin K. Sovacool and Marilyn A. Brown
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 371 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781402055645
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
978-1-4020-5563-8
System control number
  • 3168523-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3168523
  • (Sirsi) o187951815
  • (OCoLC)187951815

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