The Powers That Be: Global Energy for the Twenty-first Century and Beyond
University Of Chicago Press | July-15-2010 | ISBN: 0226535002 | 408 pages | PDF | 2.2MB
Thirty years ago, our global energy landscape did not look remarkably different from what it does today. Three or four decades from now, it certainly will: dwindling oil reserves will clash with skyrocketing demand, as developing nations around the world lead their citizens into the modern energy economy, and all the while, the grave threat of catastrophic climate change looms ever larger. Energy worries are at an all-time high—just how will we power our future?