February 28, 2007
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Global Climate Change Digest
A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 6, NUMBER 11, NOVEMBER 1993
ENERGY POLICY AND USE
Development: Energy Technologies for Developing Countries,
Office of Technology Assessment (U.S. Congress, Washington DC),
Summarizes the reports of 17 contractors who provided
background studies on the topic and incorporates over 800
references. Reviews use and supply; services in the residential,
commercial, industrial, agricultural and transportation sectors;
energy conversion technologies; and issues and options from a
U.S. point of view. To be used in conjunction with the 1991
interim report. Reviewed by T. Jackson in Energy Policy,
pp. 819-820, July 1993.
Energy Technologies: Impacts and Policy Implications, M.
Grubb, J. Walker, Eds., 270 pp., 1992, $52.95 cloth/paper avail.
(Royal Inst. Intl. Affairs).
An analysis of technical change in the energy business
together with case studies of four demand-side technologies and
four supply-side technologies. Emerging technologies could have a
profound impact on the energy business over the next one to two
decades depending on the evolution of governmental policy.
for Energy, Industry and Environment--6th E.C. Conference, G.
Grassi, H. Zibetta, A. Collina, Eds., 1430 pp., 1992, $338/£211
Proceedings of a conference (Athens, April 1991). Summarizes
the most recent biomass research and development in Europe and
elsewhere. Covers environmental concerns, production and
utilization, harvesting and treatment, and biochemical,
thermochemical and conversion processes.
directories published this fall which cover renewable energy,
energy efficiency, environmental issues, electric vehicles etc.
Order from Sun Day (315 Circle Ave., #2, Takoma Park MD 20912):
National Directory of Sustainable Energy Periodicals,
(2nd Ed.), 50 pp., 1993, $12. Lists 750 periodicals.
National Directory of Sustainable Energy Organizations
(2nd Ed.), 57 pp., 1993, $13. Lists 850 citizen groups and trade
National Directory of Sustainable Energy Companies (2nd
Ed.), 85 pp., 1993, $17. A zip-coded list of over 1,250
manufacturers, retail stores and other companies.
Directory of Energy Aides in the U.S. Congress (1st
Ed.), 25 pp., 1993, $7.50. Lists staff members who handle energy
policy issues for each member of Congress.
Guide to Publishers
Index of Abbreviations