Afterburn: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels (by Richard Heinberg)


Author(s): Richard Heinberg

Publisher: New Society Publishers
Publish date: 2015-04-07
ISBN-10: 0865717885
ISBN-13: 9780865717886
Language: English
Description:
Climate change, along with the depletion of oil, coal, and gas,
dictate that we will inevitably move away from our profound
societal reliance on fossil fuels; but just how big a
transformation will this be? While many policy-makers assume
that renewable energy sources will provide an easy
"plug-and-play" solution, author Richard Heinberg suggests
instead that we are in for a wild ride; a "civilization reboot"
on a scale similar to the agricultural and industrial
revolutions.
Afterburn consists of fifteen essays exploring various
aspects of the twenty-first century migration away from fossil… more…

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