The number one problem in our world today is effective energy management--the energy that fuels our buildings and propels our vehicles as well as our human energy. But if individuals, governments, and corporations take action now, we can have a bright energy future. In Beyond Light Bulbs, Susan Meredith helps readers move beyond the gloom, doom, and overwhelm of global warming and the energy crisis. She offers hopeful and helpful advice for actions we can all take to improve our future. Straightforward and clear, the book offers a complete an comprehensive overview of energy in layman's terms, while giving concrete examples of how you can contribute and benefit.Current electric cars can travel four miles per kWh, so it costs 2.5 cents per kWh, or one-fourth the cost of operating a ... The problem with fully electric vehicles is that they have a limited driving rangeathe distance they can go before needing to be recharged. ... They are currently placed in the same category as golf carts, so most dona#39;t add all of the safety features required for higher- speed vehicles.
|Title||:||Beyond Light Bulbs|
|Publisher||:||Greenleaf Book Group - 2008-10-01|