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Author Hamilton, Tyler J.

Title Mad like Tesla : underdog inventors and the relentless pursuit of clean energy / Tyler Hamilton.

Imprint Toronto, Ont. : ECW Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    333.794 HAM    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    333.794 HAM    Available
Description 251 p. : ill. 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cheering the lone runner -- More bang for the buck? : a quicker path to nuclear fusion -- Out of this world : beaming solar power from space -- A new spin on energy : turning waste heat into tornado power -- Copying Nature;s playbook : capturing efficiency through biomimicry -- Not your average pond scum : making fuel refineries out of algae -- Secrecy in Cedar Park : raising the bar on energy storage -- Searching for miracles : changing the world with an open mind -- Reasons to hope.
Form Issued also in electronic formats.
Subject Clean energy industries -- Popular works.
Renewable energy sources -- Popular works.
Energy development -- Popular works.
ISBN 9781770410084 : $16.95

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