TITLE

The Energizer

AUTHOR(S)
Fussman, Cal
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Discover;Feb2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the energy saving suggestions of physicist and economist Amory Lovins for the U.S. government. Lovins believed that the end-use/least-cost analysis should be the approach to the energy problem confronting the government. He suggests that doubling oil efficiency through advanced technologies and biofuels are two approaches that the U.S. should consider. Further, he challenges the automobile industry to move toward ultralight, ultrastrong carbon-fiber composites.
ACCESSION #
19446601

 

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