Buying time : environmental collapse and the future of energy / Kaz Makabe
- Makabe, Kazuyasu
- Lebanon, NH : ForeEdge, an imprint of University Press of New England, 
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (321 pages)
- Introduction: civilization is about energy -- Waiting for the windshield -- Joules are a society's best friend -- Sustainable, shustainable -- Renewables reality check -- The trials and travails of taming the atom -- Inviting back the toilet-trained genie -- Innovation: steve austin or gray goo? -- Conclusion: any time for sale? -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index.
- The failure of complex systems, and the future of energy.
- 9781611689327 (electronic bk.)
1611689325 (electronic bk.)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Purchased with funds from the J. Harvey Fahnestock Endowment for Scientific, Engineering and Rare Books; 2016
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