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Avoiding Carbon Apocalypse Through Alternative Energy [electronic resource] : Life After Fossil Fuels / by John Lowry.

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dc.contributor.author Lowry, John. author.
dc.contributor.author SpringerLink (Online service)
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-02T12:46:37Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-02T12:46:37Z
dc.date.created 2017.
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.isbn 9783319521954
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.conacyt.gov.py/xmlui/handle/123456789/20758
dc.description IX, 150 p. 110 illus.
dc.description.abstract This important book lays bare the dangers of global warming caused by carbon dioxide emissions stemming from fossil fuel use, and proposes pathways toward mitigation. A discussion of the current main uses of fossil fuels acts as a basis for presenting viable, economically sound alternatives. The author outlines a clear, practical strategy for establishing a carbon-free future by deploying proven policy structures and technologies that are already commercially available. .
dc.description.tableofcontents Introduction -- Energy Produced and Carbon Released From Fossil Fuels and Amount of Alternative Energy Required to Replace This -- Electrical Super Grids -- Alternative, Sustainable an Nuclear Energy -- Hydrogen and Other Synthesized Fuels -- Energy Storage -- Economics -- Land Transport Without Fossil Fuels -- Air and Sea Transport Without Fossil Fuels -- Do We Have the Resources? -- Energising the World From Non-Fossil Fuel Sources -- Final Infrastructure -- Avoiding Carbon Apocalypse -- Appendix.
dc.language eng
dc.publisher Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017.
dc.relation.ispartofseries Springer eBooks
dc.relation.uri http://cicco.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-52195-4
dc.subject Energy.
dc.subject Renewable energy resources.
dc.subject Renewable energy sources.
dc.subject Alternate energy sources.
dc.subject Green energy industries.
dc.subject Sustainable development.
dc.subject Energy.
dc.subject Renewable and Green Energy.
dc.subject Renewable and Green Energy.
dc.subject Sustainable Development.
dc.subject.ddc 621.042 23
dc.subject.lcc TJ807-830
dc.subject.other Energy (Springer-40367)
dc.title Avoiding Carbon Apocalypse Through Alternative Energy [electronic resource] : Life After Fossil Fuels / by John Lowry.
dc.type text
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/978-3-319-52195-4
dc.identifier.bib 978-3-319-52195-4
dc.format.rdamedia computer
dc.format.rdacarrier online resource
dc.format.rda text file PDF


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