TITLE

A sunny forecast

AUTHOR(S)
Linden, Eugene
PUB. DATE
November 1994
SOURCE
Time;11/7/1994, Vol. 144 Issue 19, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Predicts that clean, renewable energy sources, particularly solar, may soon be as cheap as fossil fuels. Improvements in technology and manufacturing of solar-power systems; Wind turbines; Geothermal systems; Natural gas, which may bridge fossil fuels and the solar era; Growth market in the developing world; Center for Photovoltaic Devices and Systems in Australia.
ACCESSION #
9411027649

 

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