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Title Beyond the light switch [videorecording] / Detroit Public Television ; designed and produced by Ed Moore ; written by Ed Moore, David Biello.

Imprint Detroit : Detroit Public Television, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    333.79 BEY    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents Disc 1. Our energy mix -- Coal: carbon capture & sequestration -- Natural gas: hydraulic fracturing -- Nuclear renaissance, part 1. Disc 2. Nuclear renaissance, part 2 -- Renewable energy: solar and wind power -- The grid: a smarter grid -- Energy efficiency.
Credits Music composed by Marc Mellits.
Performer Hosted by David Biello.
Summary This 2-part 2-hour documentary series thoughtfully considers the trade-off of carbon capture and storage, hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, a nuclear renaissance, the costs of solar power, the sprawl of wind power and the feasibility of a super grid.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD; widescreen.
Subject Energy consumption.
Electric power consumption.
Electric power production.
Nuclear power plants -- Environmental aspects.
Carbon sequestration.
Wind power.
Hydroelectric power plants.
Hydraulic fracturing.
Electric power-plants.
Coal-fired power plants.
Fossil fuel power plants.
Solar power plants.
Steam power plants.
Gas power plants.
Atmospheric carbon dioxide -- Environmental aspects.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Biello, David.
Moore, Ed.
Mellits, Marc.
Detroit Public Television.
Added Title BTLS
Standard No. 796539031461
Music No. DPT-DV-314 Detroit Public Television

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