TITLE

SOLAR ENERGY : TO WHAT END?

PUB. DATE
September 1979
SOURCE
Social Alternatives;Sep79, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses some issues involved in the role of solar energy in energy policies. Solar energy would be delivered in much the same way as electrical power is delivered, the only difference would be the reduction in air pollution. Solar energy issues involve value choices, such as whether or not solar energy can make a significant contribution to total energy requirements. It is also difficult to determine the cost of solar energy. There is debate over whether or not large energy companies should be allowed to enter the solar energy market.
ACCESSION #
24646279

 

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