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Fuel Free! Living Well Without Fossil Fuels
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Price: Free! Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
A vision of life without fossil fuels that is not a dream but an achievable plan for our future. The only breakthroughs required are political. The science is already here, but hard work is needed to develop it further and create our new reality. Powerful fossil fuel interests have been amazingly successful in blocking these efforts.
Extreme Fundamentals of Energy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This book looks at energy in a fundamental way. It tries to answer questions about the nature of energy and ways to harness it. Power generation is examined and emerging innovative technologies are explored.
Buck and Petal Chill the Anthropocene
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 177,200. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Disaster guy Buck Planck and columnist Petal Steele have their orders. Undo global warming in ninety days. Fix it now and forever. In the epic eco-thriller, Buck and Petal's breakneck pursuit of modern Man’s Holy Grail leads them to a plan that will either rescue the fragile biosphere or drive a stake through its dying heart.
SOLARTOPIA! Our Green-Powered Earth
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Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
SOLARTOPIA! is the first fully-realized vision of what our Earth can---and MUST!---look like after its necessary conversion to a totally green-powered economy. Introduced by Robert F. Kennedy, with an anthem by Pete Seeger, we fly over a planet that has been made sustainable, just, feminist, and secure. Nuclear power and fossil fuels have been banned, as has all waste and war. Join us!
21st Century Geothermal Technologies Program: Multi-Year Research, Development, and Demonstration Plan through 2025, Enhanced Geothermal Systems, Hydrothermal Fields, Reservoirs, Drilling
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Geothermal resources are available across the United States at varying depths, providing a ubiquitous buried treasure of domestic renewable energy. Enormous amounts of hydrothermal geothermal energy is available in the western United States, but theoretically, geothermal sources are available across the United States.
Japan's Tipping Point: Crucial Choices in the Post-Fukushima World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
JAPAN'S TIPPING POINT is a small book on a huge topic. In the post-Fukushima era, Japan is the "canary in the coal mine" for the world. Can Japan radically shift its energy policy, become greener, more self-sufficient, and avoid catastrophic impacts on the climate? Mark Pendergrast arrived in Japan exactly two months after the Fukushima meltdown. This book is his eye-opening account.
21st Century Geothermal Energy: A History of Geothermal Energy Research and Development in the United States - Volume 1 - Exploration 1976-2006
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,380. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This report examines the work done in one key area of geothermal technology development, exploration. It documents the many and varied accomplishments stemming from the Government's sponsorship of geothermal research since 1976.
21st Century Geothermal Energy: A History of Geothermal Energy Research and Development in the United States - Volume 2 - Drilling 1976-2006
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Environmental Environmental Science
This report examines the work done in one key area of geothermal technology development: drilling. The history focuses on the period from 1976 to 2006 when the Department was the lead agency for geothermal technology research as mandated by the Geothermal Research, Development and Demonstration Act of 1974.
21st Century Geothermal Energy: A History of Geothermal Energy Research and Development in the United States - Volume 3 - Reservoir Engineering 1976-2006
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This report examines the work done in one key area of geothermal technology development: Reservoir Engineering. Companion reports cover work in other areas, including Drilling, Energy Conversion, and Exploration.
21st Century Geothermal Energy: A History of Geothermal Energy Research and Development in the United States - Volume 4 - Energy Conversion 1976-2006
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This report examines the work done in one key area of geothermal technology development: Energy Conversion. Companion reports cover work in other areas, including Drilling, Exploration, and Reservoir Engineering.