Solar Power: A Viable Energy Source
Discusses solar energy in terms of natural resource economics and relates it to the concept of free market environmentalism. Looks at the feasibility of solar power as an energy source.
The US and Foreign Energy Sources
Energy demand and supply in the United States, and the continuing need for energy imports. Options of increased production, conservation and efficiency, and alternative energy sources are discussed.
Forecast of world crises & technological advances from 1990s.
Switching to Solar Power
This paper addresses the problems of using oil and other carbon-based fuels as energy sources, and argues that people need to switch to the use of the abundant, clean, renewable resource of solar power. This switch is necessary even though there will be costs and challenges involved. The paper recommends the use of economic incentives and educational media campaigns to encourage change.
The Need to Switch to Solar Energy
This paper contains two messages regarding the problems of fossil-fuel energy sources and the need to switch to solar energy. The first message is formal (a letter to the editor of the New York Times) and the second message is informal (a blog posting).
In building a house. Uses, effectiveness, types, functions.
This paper examines air pollution and solutions such as hybrid vehicles that can restore cleaner air to the environment. Discusses government Environmental Acts, effect of smoking, aerosol sprayers, paints, and other toxic substances. Includes Outline.