ERIC Number: ED168832
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Energy II: Use, Conservation and Supply. No. 6 in a Series of Special "Science" Compendia.
Abelson, Philip H., Ed.; Hammond, Allen L., Ed.
Presented are 26 articles originally published in "Science" during 1975-78. The document is divided into three parts. The first part contains articles on changes in energy use. Included are articles on industrial energy use, energy options and strategies for Western Europe, energy use in Brazil, and solar energy for village development, as well as an article on water use requirements of various energy options, and one on prediction of future atmospheric carbon dioxide levels. The second part is on conservation and public policy. It covers the U.S. energy demand, energy conservation in Sweden, transportation energy conservation policies, and the effects of federal residential energy conservation programs. The last part summarizes the future of fossil fuels, fission energy, solar energy, and fusion energy. (BB)
Descriptors: Energy, Energy Conservation, Environment, Industry, Natural Resources, Research, Research Reports, Science Education, Technology
American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1515 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005 ($6.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.
Note: For related documents, see SE 026 896-897; Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document