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Renewable energy / written and produced by Anthony Lacques ; producer, Bruce Nash ; created by Bruce Nash ; produced by Actuality Productions, Inc. for History Television Network Productions.

Lacques, Anthony. (Added Author). Nash, Bruce M. (Added Author). Raphael, Max. (Added Author). Actuality Productions. (Added Author). History Channel (Television network) (Added Author). Arts and Entertainment Network. (Added Author). New Video Group. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1422915816
  • ISBN: 9781422915813
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 44 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [United States] : A&E Television Networks ; [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container and disc surface.
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Modern marvels on the History Channel in 2006.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, Max Raphael.
Summary, etc.: Explains how air, water, earth, and fire are transformed into clean, reliable sources of heat, electricity, and even automobile fuel. Looks at a solar roof implementation by FedEx at a regional sort facility in Oakland, Calif., a wind power project in central New York using fewer, larger turbines, and the widespread use of geothermal energy in Iceland. Visits Lovecraft Biofuels in Los Angeles, an auto repair shop that converts diesel car and truck engines to run on one hundred percent vegetable oil. Examines the potential use of hydropower from ocean tides, such as tidal barrages, as well as a tidal stream (or flow) power project off the shore of England that uses propeller-like turbines to capture the kinetic power of underwater currents.
System Details Note: DVD; Dolby digital; stereo.
Subject: Renewable energy sources.
Renewable energy sources > Technological innovations.
Genre: Documentary television programs.

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