Table of contents for Energy use worldwide : a reference handbook / Jaina l. Moan and Zachary A. Smith.

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Contents
 List of Tables	000
 1 Background and History	000	000 
 Energy Concepts	000	000
 Physical Definitions	000	000
 Energy Conversion and Efficiency	000	000
 Energy Measurement and Units	000
 Sources of Energy	000
 How Does Society Use Energy?	000
 Fossil Fuels	000
 Natural Gas	000
 Petroleum (Oil)	000
 Coal	000
 Nuclear	000
 Renewable Sources 	000
 Water Energy	000
 Wind Energy	000
 Biomass Energy	000
 Geothermal Energy	000
 History of Energy Use	000
 Pre-Industrial	000
 Industrial Revolution: 1850-1914	000
 Coal	000
 Oil	000
 Energy, War and Global Expansion: 1914-1945	000
 Middle-Eastern Oil: 1945-1970	000
 Oil and the Middle East	000
 Natural Gas, Hydropower, and Nuclear Energy	000
 Energy Crisis: 1970-1980	000
 Oil Embargo	000
 Global Response to the Embargo	000
 Conclusion	000
 References	000
 2 Problems, Controversies, and Solutions	000
 Energy and Economics	000
 Energy Markets and Pricing	000
 Globalization	000
 Recent Trends	000
 Centralized Energy Systems 	000
 Industrialization of Developing Countries	000
 Environmental and Social Problems	000
 Environmental Issues 	000
 Production and Transportation (Fossil Energies)	000
 Air Pollution and Atmospheric Deposition	000
 Global Warming	000
 Nuclear Energy	000
 Renewable Technologies	000
 Social Issues	000
 Diminishing Resources	000
 Security Issues and Conflict	000
 Inequalities	000
 Solutions	000
 Sustainable Development	000
 Technology Solutions: Transition to Renewable Sources	000
 Policy Solutions	000
 National Policies	000
 Global Policy	000
 Personal Energy Responsibility 	000
 Conclusion	000
 References	000
 3 Special U.S. Issues	000
 Energy Facts and Statistics	000
 Energy and Environmental Policy 	000
 National Energy Policy	000
 Nuclear Energy Policy	000
 Environmental Regulation	000
 U.S. Energy Issues	000
 Energy and Federal Lands	000
 Utility and Electricity Regulation	000
 Conclusion	000
 References	000
 4 Chronology	000
 Fossil Fuels: Coal, Petroleum and Natural Gas	000
 Nuclear Energy	000
 Renewable Energy	000
 Electricity, Engines, Lights and Energy Services	000
 World Energy	000
 U.S. Energy	000
 5 Biographical Sketches	000
 Juan Perez Alfonzo	000
 Mahmoud Ahmadinejad	000
 John Browne, Lord Browne of Madingley	000
 Gro Harlem Brundtland 	000
 Lazaro Cardenas	000
 Andrew Carnegie	000
 Hugo Chavez	000
 William Knox D'Arcy	000
 Thomas Edison	000
 Albert Einstein	000
 Michael Faraday	000
 Henry Ford	000
 James B. Francis	000
 Albert Arnold Gore	000
 Otto Hahn 	000
 Marion King Hubbert 	000
 Kenneth Lay	000
 Mohammad Mossadegh	000
 Jawaharlal Nehru	000
 Robert J. Oppenheimer (1908-1967) 	000
 Medha Patkar	000
 Roger Revelle	000
 John D. Rockefeller	000
 Zhu Rongji	000
 Franklin D. Roosevelt	000
 Kenule Beeson Saro-Wiwa 	000
 Joseph Stalin	000
 Maurice Strong	000
 Nikola Tesla	000
 James Watt	000
 Frank Whittle	000
 6 Data and Documents	000
 Energy Overview	000
 Energy Resources	000
 Fossil Fuels	000
 Electricity	000
 Nuclear	000
 Renewable Energy	000
 Energy Trade	000
 Environment	000
 U.S. Data	000
 References	000
 7 Directory of Organizations	000
 8 Selected Print and Nonprint Sources	000
 Books	000
 Periodicals, Journals, and Newsletters	000
 Films and Videorecordings	000
 Databases and Internet Resources	000
 Books	000
 Journals, Periodicals and Newsletters	000
 Films and Videorecordings	000
 Databases and Internet Sites	000
 Books	000
 Journals, Periodicals, and Newsletters	000
 Video Recordings	000
 Databases and Internet Resources	000
 Glossary	000
 Index	000
 About the Authors	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Power resources -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Energy consumption -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.