SHARMAN, HUGH (2011): Renewables won’t keep the lights on

(Originally entitled “Are Green Times just around the corner?”)

URL: http://www.dimwatt.eu/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=82:renewables-wont-keep-the-lights-on-&catid=31:publications&Itemid=48#sthash.5OlH7CRa.dpuf

Dr John Constable, the Director of Research at the Renewable Energy Foundation (www.ref.org.uk) has written an important new article, entitled “Renewables won’t keep the lights on”, for the on-line Standpoint Magazine at http://www.standpointmag.co.uk/node/3639/full


Genero: Artículos WWW
Subjects: 2011, dimwatt.eu, energía, energías renovables, english, John Constable, límites de las energías renovables, previsiones, reino unido
SHARMAN, HUGH; LEYLAND, BRYAN; LIVERMORE, MARTIN (2011): Renewable energy: Vision or mirage?

SHARMAN, HUGH; LEYLAND, BRYAN; LIVERMORE, MARTIN (2011): Renewable energy: Vision or mirage?

Disponible en http://www.adamsmith.org/wp-content/uploads/ASI_renewables_report_colour_web.pdf

The government is spending enormous sums of money on renewable energy. This report assesses the economic and energy security cases for renewable energy subsidies, and finds that there is no prospect that renewable energy will be able to provide a substantial amount of Britain’s energy needs.


Genero: Informes y estudios
Subjects: Adam Smith Institute, energía renovable, gran bretaña, liberalismo, límites de las energías renovables, política energética, políticas públicas, reino unido
McKILLOP, ANDREW; NEWMAN, SHEILA (ed.) (2005): The Final Energy Crisis

McKILLOP, ANDREW; NEWMAN, SHEILA (ed.) (2005): The Final Energy Crisis

A cadre of international experts contributed to this book to provide a truly global perspective on the dangers inherent in our over-consumption of oil, gas and coal. Without fossil fuels, mass-produced food and clothing, international travel, cars, and many more things become rare or impossible. The authors provide details of the problem for a variety of countries, including the US and China, as well as those in Europe and the developing world.

Existe una 2ª edición de 2008, editada por Sheila Newman.

El libro incluye 23 ensayos de diversos autores.


Genero: Libros
Subjects: 2005, agricultura pospetróleo, australia, bill McKillop, capacidad de carga, china, colin campbell, conflicto, consecuencias del peak oil, diagnóstico, Edward Goldsmith, eeuu, energía fósil, energía nuclear, energía solar, english, francia, geopolítica, guerra, iraq, límites de las energías renovables, Mark Jones, peak oil, Pluto Press, previsiones, Sheila Newman, termodinámica, transporte