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Main Title Confronting collapse : the crisis of energy and money in a post peak oil world : a 25-point program for action /
Author Ruppert, Michael C.
Publisher Chelsea Green Pub.,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 471805217
ISBN 9781603582643 (pbk.); 1603582649 (pbk.)
Subjects Energy policy--United States ; Energy policy--Economic aspects--United States
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EOAM  HD9502.U52 R85 2009 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 11/28/2011
Collation xiii, 248 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Notes
"Confronting collapse was first published in 2009 as A presidential energy policy : twenty-five points addressing the Siamese twins of energy and money"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-238) and index.
Contents Notes
The need for leadership -- Thinking like a President in the face of a global problem -- Depletion: refilling Niagara Falls with a garden hose -- Reserve estimates: playing a fool's game with numbers -- Infrastructures and the grid -- Iraq -- Saudi Arabia -- Food -- Evaluating alternative energies -- The alternatives -- Localization: the alternative to the alternatives -- Money -- Foreign policy -- Setting the policy -- An emergency 25-point plan for action.