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By John H. Perkins

ISBN-10: 0520287789

ISBN-13: 9780520287785

ISBN-10: 0520287797

ISBN-13: 9780520287792

Changing Energy outlines how humanity tested the present power economic system via 3 prior transitions, and the way we now stand poised for an important fourth transition. Human societies all over the world have acquired monstrous advantages from makes use of of coal, oil, fuel, and uranium resources, but we needs to now rebuild our power economies to depend on renewable resources and use them successfully. The central for a fourth strength transition comes from hazards with regards to weather swap, geopolitical tensions, documented well-being and environmental results, and long term depletion of today’s sources. John H. Perkins argues destiny during which present degrees of power carrier merits are sustained can come in basic terms from investments within the applied sciences had to lead to a fourth strength transition. Changing Energy envisions a practicable post–fossil gas economic climate and identifies the obstacles to be overcome.

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