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The Resource A declaration of energy independence : how freedom from foreign oil can improve national security, our economy, and the environment, Jay Hakes

A declaration of energy independence : how freedom from foreign oil can improve national security, our economy, and the environment, Jay Hakes

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A declaration of energy independence : how freedom from foreign oil can improve national security, our economy, and the environment
Title
A declaration of energy independence
Title remainder
how freedom from foreign oil can improve national security, our economy, and the environment
Statement of responsibility
Jay Hakes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hakes, Jay E
Dewey number
333.790973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9502.U52
LC item number
H336 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Energy policy
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Power resources
  • World politics
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A declaration of energy independence : how freedom from foreign oil can improve national security, our economy, and the environment, Jay Hakes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The problem of America's energy dependence. America's plunge into reliance on foreign oil -- A forgotten victory gives hope : how America solved its last energy crisis and cut oil imports in half -- Lapsing back into oil addiction : retreating from battle under presidents Reagan, Bush, Clinton, and Bush -- Blood and treasure : the heavy cost of dependence on Middle East oil -- Fossil fuels and global warming : a dangerous experiment with the planet -- The magic and limits of market-based solutions -- Seeing through the ideological blinders (of the right and the left) -- Pt. 2. Seven economically and politically viable paths to Energy independence. Solution one : store massive emergency reserves -- Solution two : drive the car of the future -- Solution three : bring alternative fuels to market -- Solution four : plug into an electric future -- Solution five : adopt energy taxes liberals and conservatives can like -- Solution six : make energy conservation a patriotic duty -- Solution seven : throw some "Hail Marys" -- Pt. 3. What we need from national leaders (and from voters)
Control code
ocn191245835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
iv, 252 p.
Isbn
9780470267639
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2008009617
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A declaration of energy independence : how freedom from foreign oil can improve national security, our economy, and the environment, Jay Hakes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The problem of America's energy dependence. America's plunge into reliance on foreign oil -- A forgotten victory gives hope : how America solved its last energy crisis and cut oil imports in half -- Lapsing back into oil addiction : retreating from battle under presidents Reagan, Bush, Clinton, and Bush -- Blood and treasure : the heavy cost of dependence on Middle East oil -- Fossil fuels and global warming : a dangerous experiment with the planet -- The magic and limits of market-based solutions -- Seeing through the ideological blinders (of the right and the left) -- Pt. 2. Seven economically and politically viable paths to Energy independence. Solution one : store massive emergency reserves -- Solution two : drive the car of the future -- Solution three : bring alternative fuels to market -- Solution four : plug into an electric future -- Solution five : adopt energy taxes liberals and conservatives can like -- Solution six : make energy conservation a patriotic duty -- Solution seven : throw some "Hail Marys" -- Pt. 3. What we need from national leaders (and from voters)
Control code
ocn191245835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
iv, 252 p.
Isbn
9780470267639
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2008009617
Other physical details
ill.
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