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Toward a solar civilization / edited by Robert H. Williams.

Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [1978] .
ISBN 0262230895, 9780262230896

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
TJ 810 .T68 (show me on map) Available Request
LIB stacks
TJ810 .T68 Available Request
UNIV General stacks
333.7 T6, 1978 Available Request
Other Authors Williams, Robert H., 1940-
Subjects Énergie solaire.
Solar energy.
Description ix, 251 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1978]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I. Introduction -- Solar technologies / Frank von Hippel and Robert H. Williams -- II. Solar space heating -- Active-type solar heating systems for houses : a technlogy in ferment / William A. Shurcliff -- Why not just build the house right in the first palce? / Raymond W. Bliss -- Barriers and incentives to encourgae the use of solar heating and cooling / Alan S. Hirshberg -- III. Solar electricity -- Solar power plants: dark horse in the energy stable / Richard S. Caputo -- Solar sea power / Clarence Zener -- Photovoltaic solar energy conversion / Martin Wolf -- Wind energy / Bent Sorenson -- IV. Fuels from solar energy -- Flower power : prospects for photosynthetic energy / Alan D. Poole and Robert H. Williams -- Tower power : producing fuels from solar energy / Michael J. Antal, Jr. -- V. Development strategies -- Solar energy and rural development for the Third World / Arjun Makhijani -- Energy efficiency : our most underrated energy resource / Marc H. Ross and Robert H. Williams -- Toward a solar civilization / Frank von Hippel and Robert H. Williams.
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