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Solar Energy : A Reference Handbook (Hardcover) (David E. Newton)

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Newton provides an overview of the field of solar energy, beginning with a history of human understanding and use of sunlight from the earliest days of human civilization to recent developments in solar heating and photovoltaic technology. He covers background and history; problems, controversies, and solutions; perspectives; profiles; data and documents; resources for further research; and a chronology. Among his topics are an age of solar power, storing solar energy, economic issues, public opinion about solar power, David Latchman on artificial photosynthesis, Jimmy Carter, US Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, and solar energy farm use and potential in the US during 2011. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 326
Genre: Science, Business + Money Management
Sub-Genre: Industries / Energy Industries, Energy, Environmental Science
Series Title: Contemporary World Issues
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Abc-Clio Inc
Author: David E. Newton
Language: English
Street Date: October 26, 2015
TCIN: 50110167
UPC: 9781610696951
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-5208
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