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The Resource Two billion cars : driving toward sustainability, Daniel Sperling, Deborah Gordon

Two billion cars : driving toward sustainability, Daniel Sperling, Deborah Gordon

Label
Two billion cars : driving toward sustainability
Title
Two billion cars
Title remainder
driving toward sustainability
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Sperling, Deborah Gordon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In Two Billion Cars, transportation experts Daniel Sperling and Deborah Gordon provide a concise history of America's love affair with cars and an overview of the global oil and auto industries. Promising advances in both transportation technology and fuel efficiency together with shifts in travel behavior, they suggest, offer us a realistic way out of our predicament."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sperling, Daniel
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE5611
LC item number
.S67 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gordon, Deborah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Transportation, Automotive
  • Alternative fuel vehicles
  • Motor fuels
  • Motor vehicles
  • Automobiles
Label
Two billion cars : driving toward sustainability, Daniel Sperling, Deborah Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-291) and index
Contents
Surviving two billion cars -- Beyond the gas-guzzler monoculture -- Breaking Detroit's hold on energy and climate policy -- In search of low-carbon fuels -- Aligning big oil with the public interest -- The motivated consumer -- California's pioneering role -- Stimulating Chinese innovation -- Driving toward sustainability
Control code
223876805
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 304 p.
Isbn
9780195376647
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008021647
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)223876805
Label
Two billion cars : driving toward sustainability, Daniel Sperling, Deborah Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-291) and index
Contents
Surviving two billion cars -- Beyond the gas-guzzler monoculture -- Breaking Detroit's hold on energy and climate policy -- In search of low-carbon fuels -- Aligning big oil with the public interest -- The motivated consumer -- California's pioneering role -- Stimulating Chinese innovation -- Driving toward sustainability
Control code
223876805
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 304 p.
Isbn
9780195376647
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008021647
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)223876805

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