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Main Title U.S. electric power sector and climate change mitigation
Author Morgan, M. Granger
Publisher Pew Center on Global Climate Change,
Place Published Arlington, VA :
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 60661975
Subject Added Ent Global warming; Energy policy--United States; Electric utilities; Architecture and energy conservation--United States
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EJBM HD9685.A2M64 2005 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/17/2005
Collation 84 p. : ill.; 28 cm.
Contents Notes Introduction -- A brief description of the electricity industry today -- The four eras of the U.S. electric power industry -- Greenhouse gas and conventional air pollutant emissions from the electricity industry -- Problems in managing the restructured industry -- Conflicting private and social goals -- Capital investment in the face of uncertainty -- Factors likely to shape the evolution and carbon intensity of the industry -- Improved end-use efficiency and load control -- Technologies that could change the carbon intensity of the electric power industry -- The important but neglected role of research -- Exploring possible futures for the electric poser industry -- Extrapolations and their limitations -- The next 10 years -- The next 50 years -- Discussion and policy recommendations -- Conclusions -- Endnotes.
Access Notes Also available on the Internet via the Pew Center website. Last viewed: 06/17/2005.
Author Added Ent
Apt, Jay.;
Lave, Lester B.
Corporate Au Added Ent Pew Center on Global Climate Change.
PUB Date Free Form 2005.
BIB Level m
OCLC Time Stamp 20050617121304
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01920nam 2200289Ka 45020