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The Resource Clean energy nation : freeing America from the tyranny of fossil fuels, Jerry McNerney and Martin Cheek

Clean energy nation : freeing America from the tyranny of fossil fuels, Jerry McNerney and Martin Cheek

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Clean energy nation : freeing America from the tyranny of fossil fuels
Title
Clean energy nation
Title remainder
freeing America from the tyranny of fossil fuels
Statement of responsibility
Jerry McNerney and Martin Cheek
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Language
eng
Summary
"Clean Energy Nation is an eye-opening look at the world's history with fossil fuels and what we must do in the next century to save our environment. With a specific focus on the current American dependence on oil, this book delivers a sobering call to action. Here, Jerry McNerney, the only United States Congressman ever to have had a career as a renewable energy engineer, and writer Martin Cheek inspire all Americans to take action to free our country from its dangerous addiction to oil and help steer us toward the goal of genuine energy independence."--From publisher's description
Summary
"Clean Energy Nation is an eye-opening look at the world's history with fossil fuels and what we must do in the next century to save our environment. With a specific focus on the current American dependence on oil, this book delivers a sobering call to action. Here, Jerry McNerney, the only United States Congressman ever to have had a career as a renewable energy engineer, and writer Martin Cheek inspire all Americans to take action to free our country from its dangerous addiction to oil and help steer us toward the goal of genuine energy independence."--From publisher's description
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DLC
Dewey number
333.790973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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freeing America from the tyranny of fossil fuels
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Clean energy nation : freeing America from the tyranny of fossil fuels, Jerry McNerney and Martin Cheek
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: A Declaration of Energy Independence -- America's Energy Past and Present. The End of the Fossil-Fuel Age ; How to Become Dependent on Fossil Fuels ; The Dawn of a New Energy Era -- America's Energy Issues. Energy and Good Government ; Energy and National Security ; Energy and the Environment ; Energy and the Economy ; Energy and Transportation ; Energy and Agriculture ; Energy and Public Health ; Energy and Education -- America's Energy Future. Energy and Two Valleys ; Energy and the World ; Securing America's Energy Future ; The Power of Leadership ; The Other Road
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 310 p.
Isbn
9780814413722
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008053754
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)288378398
Label
Clean energy nation : freeing America from the tyranny of fossil fuels, Jerry McNerney and Martin Cheek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: A Declaration of Energy Independence -- America's Energy Past and Present. The End of the Fossil-Fuel Age ; How to Become Dependent on Fossil Fuels ; The Dawn of a New Energy Era -- America's Energy Issues. Energy and Good Government ; Energy and National Security ; Energy and the Environment ; Energy and the Economy ; Energy and Transportation ; Energy and Agriculture ; Energy and Public Health ; Energy and Education -- America's Energy Future. Energy and Two Valleys ; Energy and the World ; Securing America's Energy Future ; The Power of Leadership ; The Other Road
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 310 p.
Isbn
9780814413722
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008053754
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)288378398

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