TITLE

Power-Hungry America: Where Will We Get the Energy

AUTHOR(S)
Lapp, Ralph E.
PUB. DATE
July 1970
SOURCE
New Republic;7/11/70, Vol. 163 Issue 2, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on issues besetting power and energy resources in the U.S. Shortcomings of the government's energy and energy consumption policy; Statistics on energy consumption and production of crude oil; Threat of dwindling energy sources and supply; Call on the need for energy conservation; Appraisal of the purposes of the national energy policy; Background on several power-generating plant.
ACCESSION #
10408661

 

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