9780230605442

Green: Your Place in the New Energy Revolution

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  • ISBN13:

    9780230605442

  • ISBN10:

    0230605443

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-06-24
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
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Summary

Introduction by Bill Clinton. Green will illustrate and shed new light on the gamut of issues associated with renewable energy, a topic whose importance increases exponentially with every temperature record-setting year.

Author Biography

Jane Hoffman is a nationally renowned policy expert on consumer issues and domestic policy and has acted as advisor on energy issues to all of the major Democratic 2008 presidential candidates. She ran the Department of Consumer Affairs during the Giuliani administration, and has also worked as a Senior Producer at CNN. She serves as a Trustee of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and is a member of EMILY’S List Majority Council.  Michael Hoffman is managing director of Riverstone Holdings, LLC, where he manages the world's largest renewable energy fund.  He specializes in global investments in renewable energy and power enterprises.  They live in New York City.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Even Dogs Can See in Greenp. 1
Green Moneyp. 11
Energy Presentp. 27
Renewable Energy, A Primerp. 57
Power Playingp. 73
Power to the Peoplep. 115
Fuelish Choicesp. 129
Creating a Renewable Industryp. 159
Technologies that Don't Exist Yetp. 181
The Global Low-Carbon Economyp. 193
The Green Standard: Best Practicesp. 203
Conclusion: The Green Economyp. 229
Source Notesp. 235
Indexp. 245
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