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The bottomless well : the twilight of fuel, the virtue of waste, and why we will never run out of energy

Author: Peter W Huber; Mark P Mills
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2005.
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A revolutionary look at energy theory shatters commonly held perceptions and myths about fuel, explaining how demand will never go down, the benefits of energy "waste," the infinite nature of energy, and the finite nature of quality power.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Huber, Peter W. (Peter William), 1952-
Bottomless well.
New York : Basic Books, ©2005
(OCoLC)651724124
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter W Huber; Mark P Mills
ISBN: 0465031161 9780465031160
OCLC Number: 57467650
Description: xxvii, 214 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The twilight of fuel and the ascent of power --
Voracious technologies --
The virtue of waste --
Saving the perilously efficient grid --
Fueling the silicon car --
Bulbs, radios, and negawatts --
The paradox of efficiency --
Power, productivity, jobs, and GDP --
Insatiable demand --
Saving the planet with coal and uranium --
Infinite supply --
The power of life.
Responsibility: Peter W. Huber and Mark P. Mills.
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A revolutionary look at energy theory shatters commonly held perceptions and myths about fuel, explaining how demand will never go down, the benefits of energy "waste," the infinite nature of energy, and the finite nature of quality power.

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Visionary?

by libmark (WorldCat user published 2009-05-01) Poor Permalink

Calling something visionary (a word I noticed on the dust jacket) doesn't mean it is correct.

Huber and Mills make a couple of good points (mainly that the more energy we conserve, the less demand there is for...
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