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- Wake up call for the industry. Fricklas, Dick // RSI: Roofing, Siding, Insulation;Feb2003, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p72
Focuses on the exploration of alternative energy sources to address the petroleum crisis in the U.S. Use of solar panels for water heating; Accounts on the use of passive heat storage, solar orientation and shading to maximize winter sunlight and reduce summer heat loads; Availability of...
- World oil supply: from famine to glut. Blickstein, Jay // Popular Science;Jun84, Vol. 224 Issue 6, p54
Reports on an increase in supply of petroleum oil in the United States. Attribution of the increased supply of oil to the increased usage of renewable energy resources; Number of commercial scale wind generators with a total generating capacity of 300 megawatts in California.
- Terrorism, the energy trap, and the way out. Mazarr, Michael J. // Christian Science Monitor;10/23/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 230, p9
Discusses the need for the United States to establish sources of renewable energy, in light of the idea that the United States depends on few countries to supply its petroleum demand.
- WHAT COMES NEXT? // Foreign Policy;Sep/Oct2009, Issue 174, p128
A brief introduction is presented to two articles, one by Michael Grunwald and one by David J. Rothkopf, on the myths and realities of energy alternatives to petroleum and other fossil fuels.
- HOMEGROWN ENERGY... AND OTHER SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS. Goldstein, Jerome // In Business;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p2
Editorial. Comments on the significance of renewable energy initiatives needed to become less dependent on oil imports in the United States. Sources of homegrown energy; Alternatives to petroleum; Importance of bioproducts and biomass in meeting the energy needs of the US.
- Peak oil piques interest at Boston conference. Morgan, Maureen // Fairfield County Business Journal;11/13/2006, Vol. 45 Issue 46, p14
The article focuses on the 2nd Annual 2006 Boston World Oil Conference in Massachusetts. The conference aims to address the matter where an oil reserve reaches peak production. Major focus of the conference was on determining the most efficient alternative source of energy to set off declining...
- Oil, Profit$, and the Question of Alternative Energy. Rosentreter, Richard; Morse, Philip M. // Humanist;Sep/Oct2000, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p8
Highlights efforts by the petroleum industry to control and sabotage plans for alternative and renewable sources of energy. Information on the use of solar power; Support for the development of alternative energy; Profits of petroleum oil companies. INSET: Running on Empty.
- Oil price rises likely as resources run dry. // Professional Engineering;8/14/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p17
Reports that oil supply will permanently be constrained by global production capacity in the year 2010. Impact of imbalance on supply and demand on major oil prices; Need for the governments and oil firms to review energy supply security; Focus on renewable energy.
- The Impact of the End of Cheap Oil on Hawaii. Rezachek, David // Solar Today;May/Jun2000, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p66
Examines the effect of an increase in oil prices on Hawaii's commitment to energy efficiency technologies and renewable energy utilization. Stimulation of energy conservation technology; Investment credits.