As the electric power industry faces the challenges of climate change, technological disruption, new market imperatives, and changing policies, a renowned energy expert offers a roadmap to the future of this essential sector.
An actionable plan for redesigning our economy to both protect the environment and create fulfilling jobs--the nuts and bolts of a Green New Deal
Did you know that the carbon impact of producing ten cheeseburgers is the same as one passenger travelling 167 miles on a London bus? Or that high levels of air pollution lead to over 40,000 premature deaths and 6 million sick days each year? But maybe the future isn't as bleak as it seems.
Bioenergy: Biomass to Biofuels and Waste to Energy, 2nd Edition presents a complete overview of the bioenergy value chain, from feedstock to end products. It examines current and emerging feedstocks and advanced processes and technologies enabling the development of all possible alternative energy sources.
An authoritative guide to large-scale energy storage technologies and applications for power system planning and operation
Historically, it was guns, germs, and steel that determined the fates of people and nations. Now, more than ever, it is electricity.$28.00ISBN: 9780358250418Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - July 21st, 2020
How could General Electric—perhaps America’s most iconic corporation—suffer such a swift and sudden fall from grace?
This is the definitive history of General Electric’s epic decline, as told by the two Wall Street Journal reporters who covered its fall.
Since its founding in 1892, GE has been more than just a corporation.