TITLE

Prophets of an energy revolution

AUTHOR(S)
Udall, James R.
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
National Wildlife (World Edition);Dec91/Jan92, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the work of Amory and Hunter Lovins of the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), who are giving energy advice to utilities and businesses. Education of Amory Lovins; Commitment to alternative energy sources; Criticisms from energy sources; Criticisms from energy establishment; Formation of RMI; Advisory work; Statistics on energy wasted in United States (US); Companies and utilities interested in energy efficiency. INSET: Throwing away 300 billion dollars..
ACCESSION #
9112230864

 

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