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Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. A guided tour of a revolution in the making that promises to change our lives. THIS BOOK IS about the future of our planet. The needlessly filthy and inefficient way we use energy is the single most destructive thing we do to the environment.
Power to the People book. The Economist's Environment and Energy correspondent, Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran sees great opportunity in the energy realm today, and he documents an energy revolution already under way.
Climate change, power failures, tanker spills and energy wars: our profligate ways have doomed us to suffer such tragedies, right? Perhaps, but Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran, the environment and energy correspondent for The Economist sees great opportunity in the energy realm an.
Introduction : the coming energy revolution - Market forces : the invisible hand ascendant. Micropower: Thomas Edison's dream revived - Enron vs. Exxon, or, the sleeping giants awaken - Why California went . s - Oil, the most dangerous addiction - Environmental pressures : the green dilemma. Welcome to global weirding - Clearing the air - Adam Smith meets Rachel Carson - Energy technology : bigger than the Internet .
Power to the People" is an exception to that rule. Power to the People is the best and most important book on global environmental issues since The Ecology of Commerce. Vijay Vaitheeswaran, a mechanical engineer and the energy and environment correspondent for The Economist, brings a sensible and interdisciplinary perspective and looks clearly into the future of energy. According to Mr. Vaitheeswaran, there are two trends that are transforming the energy world: the decentralization of supply and the liberalization of markets.
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Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran is an award-winning correspondent for The Economist. In 2003 he published Power to the People, How the Coming Energy Revolution will Change our Lives, and maybe even Save the Planet. The book pays particular attention to alternative fuel sources, such as those used in the Tesla Roadster (2008) and plug-in hybrids. The book also examines the benefits of distributed power and smart grids. Vaitheeswaran. 5. theft in history for using its military presence in Saudi Arabia to keep oil prices down.