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Energy... beyond oil

Fraser Armstrong and Katherine Blundell

Abstract

As the Earth's oil supply runs out, and the effects of climate change threaten nations and their populations, the search for carbon-neutral sources of energy becomes more important and increasingly urgent. This book focuses on solutions to the energy problem, and not just the problem itself. It describes the major energy-generation technologies currently under development, and provides an authoritative summary of the current status of each one. It stresses the need for a balanced portfolio of alternative energy technologies. Certain solutions will be more appropriate than others in particula ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9780199209965
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199209965.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Fraser Armstrong, editor

Katherine Blundell, editor