Can the nation satisfy its energy demands with wind turbines, solar power, hydroelectric power, or geothermal power? Is biodiesel or electricity the answer to our gas-guzzling ways? Organized logically and with an accessible narrative, Green Alternatives and National Energy Strategy guides readers through the essential questions and hurdles the United States must answer and overcome to transition from a petroleum-dependent nation to one that runs on sustainable, renewable energy.Once again we see that the losses incurred by large, heavy, boxy vehicles are simply too severe to be overcome by technology. Many of the engineering ... In the compact category, I compared the 2009 Honda Civic standard car with the Civic HEV. In the midsize ... The design of current EVs suitable for highway use draw from experience with golf carts (and similar vehicles) and the HEV. The advantagesanbsp;...
|Title||:||Green Alternatives and National Energy Strategy|
|Author||:||Philip G. Gallman|
|Publisher||:||JHU Press - 2011-10-03|