The Resource Energy alternatives, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

Energy alternatives, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Energy alternatives
Title
Energy alternatives
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Engdahl, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.79/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ808
LC item number
.E566 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Engdahl, Sylvia
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Renewable energy sources
Label
Energy alternatives, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737772586&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-203) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 21
  • 140
  • 4
  • Solar Power May Be Difficult to Integrate with Existing Power Networks
  • Ker Than
  • Than, Ker
  • 145
  • 5
  • Bright Sun, Bright Future: Can Africa Unlock Its Solar Potential?
  • Teo Kermeliotis
  • Kermeliotis, Teo
  • 2
  • 151
  • 6
  • Utility-Scale Solar Power Harms Wildlife and Is Not Worth Its Cost
  • Michael Sandoval
  • Sandoval, Michael
  • 157
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 162
  • Chapter 4
  • What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Other Energy Sources?
  • Promoting Alternative Fuels for Vehicles Is a Waste of Taxpayers' Money
  • Chapter Preface
  • 164
  • 1
  • Biomass Energy Is a Prime Replacement for Fossil Fuels
  • Salman Zafar
  • Zafar, Salman
  • 166
  • 2
  • Biomass Power Plants Produce Just as Much Pollution as Coal-Fired Power Plants
  • Gordon Clark
  • John DeCicco
  • Clark, Gordon, Mary Booth
  • Booth, Mary
  • 172
  • 3
  • Hydrogen Energy Storage Can Make Reliance on Renewable Energy Sources Practical
  • Peter Hoffmann
  • Hoffmann, Peter
  • 181
  • 4
  • Other Energy Alternatives Will Prove More Feasible than Hydrogen Power
  • DeCicco, John
  • Mark Peplow
  • Peplow, Mark
  • 186
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 190
  • 27
  • 3
  • Diverse Alternative Energy Sources Will Be Essential to the Future
  • Eric McLamb
  • McLamb, Eric
  • Chapter 1
  • 34
  • 4
  • Alternative Energy Sources Are Too Costly and Unreliable
  • Benjamin Zycher
  • Zycher, Benjamin
  • 42
  • 5
  • Alternative Energy Sources Can Power the World by 2050
  • Louis Bergeron
  • Bergeron, Louis
  • Can Alternative Energy Sources Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?
  • 50
  • 6
  • Don't Count Oil Out
  • Robert Bryce
  • Bryce, Robert
  • 56
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 63
  • Chapter 2
  • Do the Benefits of Wind Power Outweigh Its Disadvantages?
  • Chapter Preface
  • Chapter Preface
  • 65
  • 1
  • Wind Power Is Affordable and Has Low Environmental Impact Windustry
  • 67
  • 2
  • Wind Farms Creating an Environmental Divide
  • Erin Ailworth
  • Ailworth, Erin
  • 74
  • 19
  • 3
  • Noise of Wind Turbines Does Not Damage Human Health
  • Zoë Casey
  • Casey, Zoë
  • 81
  • 4
  • Wind Power Is Unreliable, Expensive, and Disruptive
  • Norman Rogers
  • Rogers, Norman
  • 87
  • 1
  • 5
  • Wind Power Companies Are Making Extensive Efforts to Protect Birds
  • Roger Drouin
  • Drouin, Roger
  • 93
  • 6
  • Government Is Allowing Wind Power Companies to Kill Too Many Eagles
  • Dina Cappiello
  • Cappiello, Dina
  • 101
  • Society Needs Decentralized and Renewable Energy Alternatives
  • 7
  • Industrial Wind Turbines Do Not Hurt Property Values
  • Mike Barnard
  • Barnard, Mike
  • 110
  • 8
  • Industrial Wind Turbines Drastically Reduce the Value of Property
  • Carl V. Phillips
  • Phillips, Carl V.
  • 117
  • Steven Cohen
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 122
  • Chapter 3
  • Is Utility-Scale Solar Power a Practical Alternative Energy Source?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 124
  • 1
  • Cost of Utility-Scale Solar Power Is Dropping
  • Dave Levitan
  • Levitan, Dave
  • Cohen, Steven
  • 126
  • 2
  • Utility-Scale Solar Power Is Uneconomical and Unreliable
  • Makr Landsbaum
  • Landsbaum, Makr
  • 134
  • 3
  • New Technology May Make Utility-Scale Solar Power More Cost-Efficient
  • Noreen Moustafa
  • Moustafa, Noreen
Control code
OPPV001556662
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737772586
Lccn
2014036031
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001556662
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001556662
Label
Energy alternatives, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737772586&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-203) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 21
  • 140
  • 4
  • Solar Power May Be Difficult to Integrate with Existing Power Networks
  • Ker Than
  • Than, Ker
  • 145
  • 5
  • Bright Sun, Bright Future: Can Africa Unlock Its Solar Potential?
  • Teo Kermeliotis
  • Kermeliotis, Teo
  • 2
  • 151
  • 6
  • Utility-Scale Solar Power Harms Wildlife and Is Not Worth Its Cost
  • Michael Sandoval
  • Sandoval, Michael
  • 157
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 162
  • Chapter 4
  • What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Other Energy Sources?
  • Promoting Alternative Fuels for Vehicles Is a Waste of Taxpayers' Money
  • Chapter Preface
  • 164
  • 1
  • Biomass Energy Is a Prime Replacement for Fossil Fuels
  • Salman Zafar
  • Zafar, Salman
  • 166
  • 2
  • Biomass Power Plants Produce Just as Much Pollution as Coal-Fired Power Plants
  • Gordon Clark
  • John DeCicco
  • Clark, Gordon, Mary Booth
  • Booth, Mary
  • 172
  • 3
  • Hydrogen Energy Storage Can Make Reliance on Renewable Energy Sources Practical
  • Peter Hoffmann
  • Hoffmann, Peter
  • 181
  • 4
  • Other Energy Alternatives Will Prove More Feasible than Hydrogen Power
  • DeCicco, John
  • Mark Peplow
  • Peplow, Mark
  • 186
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 190
  • 27
  • 3
  • Diverse Alternative Energy Sources Will Be Essential to the Future
  • Eric McLamb
  • McLamb, Eric
  • Chapter 1
  • 34
  • 4
  • Alternative Energy Sources Are Too Costly and Unreliable
  • Benjamin Zycher
  • Zycher, Benjamin
  • 42
  • 5
  • Alternative Energy Sources Can Power the World by 2050
  • Louis Bergeron
  • Bergeron, Louis
  • Can Alternative Energy Sources Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?
  • 50
  • 6
  • Don't Count Oil Out
  • Robert Bryce
  • Bryce, Robert
  • 56
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 63
  • Chapter 2
  • Do the Benefits of Wind Power Outweigh Its Disadvantages?
  • Chapter Preface
  • Chapter Preface
  • 65
  • 1
  • Wind Power Is Affordable and Has Low Environmental Impact Windustry
  • 67
  • 2
  • Wind Farms Creating an Environmental Divide
  • Erin Ailworth
  • Ailworth, Erin
  • 74
  • 19
  • 3
  • Noise of Wind Turbines Does Not Damage Human Health
  • Zoë Casey
  • Casey, Zoë
  • 81
  • 4
  • Wind Power Is Unreliable, Expensive, and Disruptive
  • Norman Rogers
  • Rogers, Norman
  • 87
  • 1
  • 5
  • Wind Power Companies Are Making Extensive Efforts to Protect Birds
  • Roger Drouin
  • Drouin, Roger
  • 93
  • 6
  • Government Is Allowing Wind Power Companies to Kill Too Many Eagles
  • Dina Cappiello
  • Cappiello, Dina
  • 101
  • Society Needs Decentralized and Renewable Energy Alternatives
  • 7
  • Industrial Wind Turbines Do Not Hurt Property Values
  • Mike Barnard
  • Barnard, Mike
  • 110
  • 8
  • Industrial Wind Turbines Drastically Reduce the Value of Property
  • Carl V. Phillips
  • Phillips, Carl V.
  • 117
  • Steven Cohen
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 122
  • Chapter 3
  • Is Utility-Scale Solar Power a Practical Alternative Energy Source?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 124
  • 1
  • Cost of Utility-Scale Solar Power Is Dropping
  • Dave Levitan
  • Levitan, Dave
  • Cohen, Steven
  • 126
  • 2
  • Utility-Scale Solar Power Is Uneconomical and Unreliable
  • Makr Landsbaum
  • Landsbaum, Makr
  • 134
  • 3
  • New Technology May Make Utility-Scale Solar Power More Cost-Efficient
  • Noreen Moustafa
  • Moustafa, Noreen
Control code
OPPV001556662
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737772586
Lccn
2014036031
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001556662
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001556662

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