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Energy alternatives
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Detroit : Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, c2013.
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203 pages : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
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9-12
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This must-have volume explores global developments in energy alternatives, focusing on nuclear energy, particularly the impact of the Fukushima nuclear crisis, as well as the politics and economics of energy alternatives. Primary sources and essays from international sources offer a truly panoramic view. Stellar essay sources include Yazeed Kamaldien, Integrated Regional Information Networks, Barack Obama, Young Il Choung, James Holloway, Yazeed Kamaldien, The Economist, and Siobhan Dowling.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Offering a panoramic view of opinions selected from a diverse range of international sources, this book examines key issues that affect the growth of the alternative energy industry, government support of energy alternatives, and the economic outlook for alternative technologies.
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9-12,Medialog, Inc.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Haerens, M. (2013). Energy alternatives. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning.

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Haerens, Margaret. 2013. Energy Alternatives. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning.

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Haerens, Margaret, Energy Alternatives. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, 2013.

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Haerens, Margaret. Energy Alternatives. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, 2013. Print.

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