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Lights Out! : Ten Myths About (and Real Solutions To) America's Energy Crisis (2010)
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Published: New York : St. Martin's Press, c2010
Edition:  1st ed
Description:  xvii, 254 p. ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780312570217, 031257021X,
Language:  English


Ten myths about energy -- Energy realities -- Threats to the energy marketplace: it's supply and demand, stupid -- Geopolitical threats to energy markets -- Environmental threats -- Mistakes have been made on all sides -- The failure of politics: you can't have it both ways -- "All we need is a new Manhattan Project" -- Relying on one or two superfuels will not be enough -- Nuclear power -- Renewable energy -- Coal: time to start making it clean -- Energy efficiency, part one: general strategy -- Energy efficiency, part two: electrical grids, smart and otherwise -- Making intelligent technology investments -- "Not in may backyard," the NIMBY syndrome -- A global energy strategy

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