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RECORD NUMBER: 17 OF 28
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Power Surge: The Status and Near-Term Potential of Renewable Energy Technologies (Revised).|
|Author||Rader, N. ; Boley, K. ; Borson, D. ; Bossong, K. ; Saleska, S. ;|
|CORP Author||Public Citizen, Washington, DC. Critical Mass Energy Project.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Additional Subjects||Solar energy ; Geothermal energy ; Hydroelectric power ; Ocean thermal power plants ; Photovoltaic power plants ; Wind power generation ; Renewable energy ; Biofuels|
This study is a comprehensive review of renewable energy resources and the status of the major technologies that tap those resources. Technologies discussed include: biomass, geothermal, hydroelectric, photovoltaic, solar building technologies, solar thermal power and wind power. Cost, capacity, environmental impacts (including global warming), technology description, and other issues of these technologies are addressed. DE Carbon dioxide, energy efficiency, costs, benefits.