Solar Energy: A Reference Handbook - Contemporary World Issues (Hardback)
  • Solar Energy: A Reference Handbook - Contemporary World Issues (Hardback)
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Solar Energy: A Reference Handbook - Contemporary World Issues (Hardback)

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Hardback 326 Pages / Published: 26/10/2015
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This book provides an outstanding single-volume resource on the topic of solar energy for young adults and general audiences.


* Provides an accessible and useful technical introduction to the various ways in which solar energy can be used for heat production and the generation of electricity

* Outlines some of the critical environmental, technical, economic, and political issues that have prevented solar energy from becoming a more significant part of the nation's energy equation

* Includes primary source documents such as relevant laws, court cases, position statements, and other items that allow readers to directly examine the history of solar energy

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781610696951
Number of pages: 326
Weight: 635 g
Dimensions: 231 x 155 x 30 mm


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"Two particular strengths are the section on facts and figures and the extensive annotated bibliography of outside resources. Suitable for young adult and nonspecialist researchers, this concise, single-volume resource would be a good addition to high school and undergraduate libraries or public libraries where readers may be interested in the constantly developing topic of solar power." - Booklist
"The content of the book is well suited to its audience. High school and undergraduate college students will find the resources listed for further research understandable and offering them the ability to expand their interest on a particular area of solar energy." - Reference Reviews

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