TITLE

Study Diminishes Promise Of Renewables

AUTHOR(S)
Jusko, Jill
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Industry Week/IW;Feb2003, Vol. 252 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the view of ecologists from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York on renewable energy sources as replacement for fossil fuels in the U.S. Implementation of best renewable energy technologies; Rate of energy consumption to maintain standard of living.
ACCESSION #
8993116

 

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