The Efficiency Trap: Finding a Better Way to Achieve a Sustainable Energy Future by Steve Hallett
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1616147253 | ISBN-13: 9781616147259 | 310 pages | EPUB | 5,9 MB
This realistic appraisal of current environmental thinking will challenge environmentalists and industrialists alike. One of the key tenets of the environmental movement is the need for greater efficiency in our use of dwindling natural resources, especially coal, natural gas, and oil. If our products are designed to be more energy efficient, so the thinking goes, our environmental impacts will be reduced and our fossil fuels will last longer.