TITLE

ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOURCE

AUTHOR(S)
Goldenberg, Jose
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Tropical Medicinal Plants;Jun2009, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p131
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author describes his efforts to discover and promote alternative sources of energy for developing countries. His work is said to focus on addressing energy-related problems, such as global warming and the inevitable exhaustion of fossil fuel resources, from a developing country perspective since emerging nations can adopt the modern efficient and non-polluting technologies used by developed countries. One example of technological leapfrogging is the use of ethanol produced from sugarcane as a replacement for gasoline in Brazil.
ACCESSION #
45388730

 

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