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The Resource Solar and geothermal energy, John Tabak

Solar and geothermal energy, John Tabak

Label
Solar and geothermal energy
Title
Solar and geothermal energy
Statement of responsibility
John Tabak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the nature of solar and geothermal energy and the processes by which these sources of energy can be harnessed to supply electricity power markets
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tabak, John
Dewey number
621.47
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ808.2
LC item number
.T32 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Energy and the environment
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Renewable energy sources
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Solar and geothermal energy, John Tabak
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0821/2008026741.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-192) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I: Solar energy. A brief history of solar power -- Sunlight and geometry -- Photovoltaics -- Heat engines and solar power -- Two other important solar technologies -- Economic and environmental consequences of solar power -- Government policies and solar energy -- pt. II: Geothermal energy. A brief history of geothermal energy -- Geology and heat -- The generating station -- Two other geothermal technologies -- The economics and environmental impacts of electricity from geothermal sources -- Government policies and geothermal energy -- Chronology -- List of acronyms -- Glossary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 206 pages
Isbn
9780816070862
Lccn
2008026741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn232258037
  • (OCoLC)232258037
Label
Solar and geothermal energy, John Tabak
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0821/2008026741.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-192) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I: Solar energy. A brief history of solar power -- Sunlight and geometry -- Photovoltaics -- Heat engines and solar power -- Two other important solar technologies -- Economic and environmental consequences of solar power -- Government policies and solar energy -- pt. II: Geothermal energy. A brief history of geothermal energy -- Geology and heat -- The generating station -- Two other geothermal technologies -- The economics and environmental impacts of electricity from geothermal sources -- Government policies and geothermal energy -- Chronology -- List of acronyms -- Glossary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 206 pages
Isbn
9780816070862
Lccn
2008026741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn232258037
  • (OCoLC)232258037

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