Technology for Global Economic and Environmental Survival and Prosperity

Technology for Global Economic and Environmental Survival and Prosperity

by Behram N. Kursunogammalu, Stephan L. Mintz, Arnold Perlmutter
     
 

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Proceedings of an international conference held in Miami Beach, Florida, November 8-10, 1996

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Proceedings of an international conference held in Miami Beach, Florida, November 8-10, 1996

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Contains papers from a November 1996 conference on technologies for electricity production, addressing recent developments such as creation of more efficient photovoltaic converters for electricity generation, the current and future role of natural gas in electrical power generation, and the status of nuclear energy. Also discusses regional choice of energy sources and their impact on the global economy and environment. Specific topics include the French approach to greenhouse gas trends and climate change, revitalizing nuclear science in America, and US policy on spent nuclear fuel reprocessing. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9780306457104
Publisher:
Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date:
10/31/1997
Pages:
316

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