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Fueling the planet : the past, present, and future of energy / by Michael B. McElroy.

Electronic resources

http://www.modernscholar.com - Additional course materials

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library AUD CD 333.79 MCE (7 CDS+BK) (Text) 39206020769590 Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781436189095 (set)
  • ISBN: 1436189098 (set)
  • ISBN: 9781436189101 (course guide)
  • ISBN: 1436189101 (course guide)
  • Physical Description: 7 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guide (88 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.)
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
In container (26 cm.).
Compact discs.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Course guide includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Lecture 1. A short history of the Earth -- Lecture 2. What is energy? -- Lecture 3. Sun -- Lecture 4. Fossil fuels : coal and oil (part I) -- Lecture 5. Oil (part II) and natural gas -- Lecture 6. Water and wind power -- Lecture 7. Nature and history of nuclear power -- Lecture 8. Steam and the Industrial Revolution -- Lecture 9. Electricity -- Lecture 10. Internal combustion engine -- Lecture 11. How we use energy today -- Lecture 12. Climate challenge -- Lecture 13. Options for a low-carbon energy economy : corn, sugar cane, and other biofuels -- Lecture 14. Visions for a sustainable energy future.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Michael B. McElroy, Harvard University.
Summary, etc.:
"Professor Michael B. McElroy leads a comprehensive examination of energy, including its history, use in the world today, and environmental consequences"--Container.
Subject: Compact discs.
Power resources.
Power resources > Environmental aspects.
Renewable energy sources.
Energy development.

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