Renewable and Alternative Energy Resources: A Reference Handbook

Renewable and Alternative Energy Resources: A Reference Handbook

by Zachary A. Smith, Katrina D. Taylor
     
 

ISBN-10: 1598840894

ISBN-13: 9781598840896

Pub. Date: 08/28/2008

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This volume provides an insightful overview of renewable and alternative energy technologies and policies in the United States and around the world.

• A chronology of technological developments, events, and policies related to renewable and alternative energy

• A glossary of renewable and alternative energy related concepts including Ocean Thermal

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Overview

This volume provides an insightful overview of renewable and alternative energy technologies and policies in the United States and around the world.

• A chronology of technological developments, events, and policies related to renewable and alternative energy

• A glossary of renewable and alternative energy related concepts including Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC), net metering, and stages of technology development

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598840896
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2008
Series:
Contemporary World Issues Series
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents for Renewable and Alternative Energy Resources

Zachary A. Smith, Northern Arizona University

Katrina Darlene Taylor, Northern Arizona University

Preface

Chapter 1: Background and History

Chapter 2: Problems, Controversies, Solutions

Chapter 3: Worldwide Perspective

Chapter 4: Chronology

Chapter 5: Biographical Profiles

Chapter 6: Facts, Data, and Statistics

Chapter 7: Directory of Nongovernmental Organizations, Research Institutes,

Associations, U.S. Government Agencies, and International Agencies

Chapter 8: Print and Non-Print Resources

Glossary

Index

About the Authors

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