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The Resource Making technology work : applications in energy and the environment, John M. Deutch, Richard K. Lester, (electronic book)

Making technology work : applications in energy and the environment, John M. Deutch, Richard K. Lester, (electronic book)

Label
Making technology work : applications in energy and the environment
Title
Making technology work
Title remainder
applications in energy and the environment
Statement of responsibility
John M. Deutch, Richard K. Lester
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1938-
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Deutch, John M.
Dewey number
621.042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ163.155.A1
LC item number
D48 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lester, Richard K.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Power resources
  • Environmental protection
Label
Making technology work : applications in energy and the environment, John M. Deutch, Richard K. Lester, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Gasohol -- Solar thermal, windpower, and photovoltaic technologies -- Electricity from coal -- Controlling acid rain from coal-fired power plants -- Greenhouse gases and global warming -- Nuclear power and its fuel cycle -- Managing nuclear waste -- Nuclear power and weapons proliferation -- Natural gas -- Safety and risk: examples from the liquefied natural gas and nuclear industries -- Synthetic fuels -- Fuel cells for automobiles -- Energy models and statistics -- The government's role in innovation -- Conclusions
Control code
ebr10120479
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 272 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780521818575
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Making technology work : applications in energy and the environment, John M. Deutch, Richard K. Lester, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Gasohol -- Solar thermal, windpower, and photovoltaic technologies -- Electricity from coal -- Controlling acid rain from coal-fired power plants -- Greenhouse gases and global warming -- Nuclear power and its fuel cycle -- Managing nuclear waste -- Nuclear power and weapons proliferation -- Natural gas -- Safety and risk: examples from the liquefied natural gas and nuclear industries -- Synthetic fuels -- Fuel cells for automobiles -- Energy models and statistics -- The government's role in innovation -- Conclusions
Control code
ebr10120479
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 272 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780521818575
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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