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The first volume in a timely series about climate change and energy generation focuses on the consequences of nuclear-power production through the events and aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan in 2011.
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Baker County Library 363.73874 .V924n V.1 (Text) 37814003256139 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 06/09/2021 Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780399563492
  • ISBN: 0399563490
  • Physical Description: xx, 601 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, [2018]

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When we kept the lights on -- PRIMER. What was the work for? -- About waste -- About demand -- What was the work for? (continued) -- About power -- What was the work for? (continued) -- Carbon ideologies approached. About data -- About data suppression -- About disbelief -- "Consider it good fortune" -- Carbon ideologies defined -- About carbon -- About agriculture ; About industrial chemicals -- The parable of adipic acid -- About manufacturing -- About transportation -- About power plants -- Power and climate -- About solar energy -- About greenhouse gases -- About fuels -- NUCLEAR. Nuclear ideology -- About uranium -- About nuclear reactors -- Lower than for real estate agents -- March 2001: When the wind blows from the South (Fukushima) -- February 2004: Harmful rumors (Fukushima) -- October 2014, with a Hanford Excursion in August 2015: the Red Zones (Hanford, Washington; Fukushima) -- Normalization on the rocks -- Postscript: Japan sees the light.
Summary, etc.:
The first volume in a timely series about climate change and energy generation focuses on the consequences of nuclear-power production through the events and aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan in 2011.
Subject: Global warming > Popular works.
Climatic changes > Social aspects.
Energy policy > Social aspects.
Power resources > Social aspects.
Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, Japan, 2011.
Nuclear power plants > Accidents > Japan > Fukushima-ken.
Nuclear reactor accidents > Japan > Fukushima-ken.

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