Advanced technology and long-range energy requirements
- Power & energy. Griffin, Joel // Asian Business Review;Dec96, p107
Reports that there have been predictions that power needs in Asia would represent almost half of global generating capacity and half of the world's investment in power generation would be there. Plans of the Chinese government; Percentage contribution of coal; Loss of valuable foreign exchange...
- Oil shocks and the demand for electricity. Kokkelenberg, Edward C.; Mount, Timothy D. // Energy Journal;1993, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p113
Presents a study which attempts to forecast the demand for electricity in the United states, through the use of Time Series Analysis. Demonstration of how oil works through the economy in influencing the demand for electricity; Annual growth rates of the demand for electricity projected by the...
- The National Transportation Policy Study Commission and Its Final Report: A Review. Williams Jr., Ernest W. // Transportation Journal (American Society of Transportation & Log;Spring80, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p5
Presents a review of the final report of the U.S. National Transportation Policy Study Commission. Format of the report; Forecasts of transportation activity in the report; Estimation of the energy consumption in transport sector on the basis of forecasts; Details on policy themes stated in the...
- Balance of power. // Newsweek;12/1/1997, Vol. 130 Issue 22, p15
Presents two charts comparing energy use in 1995 with predicted use in 2015.
- America's Energy Choices. // Earth Island Journal;Spring92, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p29
Highlights `America's Energy Choices,' a report published by the Union of Concerned Scientists (USC). Warning about the current US energy-used trends; Potential increase in energy consumption and carbon dioxide emissions over the next 40 years; Basic changes needed to implement.
- Energy efficiency market to exceed $49B by 2002. // Electric Light & Power;Jul98, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p10
Predicts the United States energy efficiency market will exceed $49 billion by the year 2002. Country's efforts in reducing its energy intensity as its economy matures; Importance of technology change, specifically the resultant penetration of newer, more efficient residential and commercial...
- Asian dragons. // Electric Perspectives;May/Jun96, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p10
Reports on the forecast on the energy consumption of Asian countries between 1995 to 2015 made by DRI/McGraw-Hill Global Energy Group. Japan's share of the region's demand; Role of coal in generation.
- THE GREEN AIRPORT. // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);9/16/2002-9/23/2002 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 140 Issue 12/13, p7
Speculates that by the year 2012 airports will be energy efficient. Use of gravity to move planes up and down hills; Power of regenerative breaking systems.
- Power surge continues. Balch, Roger // Asian Business Review;Feb95, p8
Reports on the findings of brokerage firm HG Asia's research on the projected increase in demand for electricity in Asia.
- Western demand growth hits 4 per cent. // Modern Power Systems;Sep94, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p5
Predicts the increase in electricity demand in Western Australia by an annual average of four percent in ten years according to the State Energy Commission of Western Australia.