Addressing the sustainable energy crisis in an objective manner, this enlightening book analyzes the relevant numbers and organizes a plan for change on both a personal level and an international scale—for Europe, the United States, and the world. In case study format, this informative reference answers questions surrounding nuclear energy, the potential of sustainable fossil fuels, and the possibilities of sharing renewable power with foreign countries. While underlining the difficulty of minimizing consumption, the tone remains positive as it debunks misinformation and clearly explains the calculations of expenditure per person to encourage people to make individual changes that will benefit the world at large.
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posted to The English Blog on Wed 13th May 09
The Official Google Blog has some interesting information about the environmental impact of web searching compared with other everyday activities.There's been a lot of debate lately about the growing amount of energy needed to power the Internet, and we wanted ...