Clean Energy Nation: Freeing America from the Tyranny of Fossil Fuels

Book description

In the vein of “An Inconvenient Truth,” a sobering assessment of our nation’s energy policies and a stirring call for change.

Table of contents

  1. Contents
  2. Foreword
  3. Introduction: A Declaration of Energy Independence (1/2)
  4. Introduction: A Declaration of Energy Independence (2/2)
  5. SECTION ONE: America’s Energy Past and Present
    1. 1. The End of the Fossil-Fuel Age (1/4)
    2. 1. The End of the Fossil-Fuel Age (2/4)
    3. 1. The End of the Fossil-Fuel Age (3/4)
    4. 1. The End of the Fossil-Fuel Age (4/4)
    5. 2. How to Become Dependent on Fossil Fuels (1/4)
    6. 2. How to Become Dependent on Fossil Fuels (2/4)
    7. 2. How to Become Dependent on Fossil Fuels (3/4)
    8. 2. How to Become Dependent on Fossil Fuels (4/4)
    9. 3. The Dawn of a New Energy Era (1/6)
    10. 3. The Dawn of a New Energy Era (2/6)
    11. 3. The Dawn of a New Energy Era (3/6)
    12. 3. The Dawn of a New Energy Era (4/6)
    13. 3. The Dawn of a New Energy Era (5/6)
    14. 3. The Dawn of a New Energy Era (6/6)
  6. SECTION TWO: America’s Energy Issues
    1. 4. Energy and Good Government (1/3)
    2. 4. Energy and Good Government (2/3)
    3. 4. Energy and Good Government (3/3)
    4. 5. Energy and National Security (1/3)
    5. 5. Energy and National Security (2/3)
    6. 5. Energy and National Security (3/3)
    7. 6. Energy and the Environment (1/5)
    8. 6. Energy and the Environment (2/5)
    9. 6. Energy and the Environment (3/5)
    10. 6. Energy and the Environment (4/5)
    11. 6. Energy and the Environment (5/5)
    12. 7. Energy and the Economy (1/4)
    13. 7. Energy and the Economy (2/4)
    14. 7. Energy and the Economy (3/4)
    15. 7. Energy and the Economy (4/4)
    16. 8. Energy and Transportation (1/4)
    17. 8. Energy and Transportation (2/4)
    18. 8. Energy and Transportation (3/4)
    19. 8. Energy and Transportation (4/4)
    20. 9. Energy and Agriculture (1/4)
    21. 9. Energy and Agriculture (2/4)
    22. 9. Energy and Agriculture (3/4)
    23. 9. Energy and Agriculture (4/4)
    24. 10. Energy and Public Health (1/3)
    25. 10. Energy and Public Health (2/3)
    26. 10. Energy and Public Health (3/3)
    27. 11. Energy and Education (1/3)
    28. 11. Energy and Education (2/3)
    29. 11. Energy and Education (3/3)
  7. SECTION THREE: America’s Energy Future
    1. 12. Energy and Two Valleys (1/3)
    2. 12. Energy and Two Valleys (2/3)
    3. 12. Energy and Two Valleys (3/3)
    4. 13. Energy and the World (1/3)
    5. 13. Energy and the World (2/3)
    6. 13. Energy and the World (3/3)
    7. 14. Securing America’s Energy Future (1/3)
    8. 14. Securing America’s Energy Future (2/3)
    9. 14. Securing America’s Energy Future (3/3)
    10. 15. The Power of Leadership (1/3)
    11. 15. The Power of Leadership (2/3)
    12. 15. The Power of Leadership (3/3)
    13. 16. The Other Road (1/2)
    14. 16. The Other Road (2/2)
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. Notes (1/6)
  10. Notes (2/6)
  11. Notes (3/6)
  12. Notes (4/6)
  13. Notes (5/6)
  14. Notes (6/6)
  15. Suggested Reading
  16. Index
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
    5. E
    6. F
    7. G
    8. H
    9. I
    10. J
    11. K
    12. L
    13. M
    14. N
    15. O
    16. P
    17. Q
    18. R
    19. S
    20. T
    21. U
    22. V
    23. W
    24. Y
    25. Z
  17. About the Authors

Product information

  • Title: Clean Energy Nation: Freeing America from the Tyranny of Fossil Fuels
  • Author(s): Jerry Mcnerney, Martin Cheek
  • Release date: August 2011
  • Publisher(s): AMACOM
  • ISBN: 9780814413722