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    Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization (Plan B) (Paperback) By (author) Lester R. Brown

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    DescriptionAs fossil fuel prices rise, oil insecurity deepens, and concerns about climate change cast a shadow over the future of coal, a new energy economy is emerging. Wind, solar, and geothermal energy are replacing oil, coal, and natural gas, at a pace and on a scale we could not have imagined even a year ago. For the first time since the Industrial Revolution, we have begun investing in energy sources that can last forever. Plan B 4.0 explores both the nature of this transition to a new energy economy and how it will affect our daily lives.


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    Title
    Plan B 4.0
    Subtitle
    Mobilizing to Save Civilization
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Lester R. Brown
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 384
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 544 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780393337198
    ISBN 10: 0393337197
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ENV
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: RNP, RNK
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S8.3
    LC subject heading:
    Libri: I-PL
    Ingram Subject Code: PL
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/ECOLGY
    DC22: 333.7
    B&T General Subject: 650
    LC subject heading:
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17610
    BISAC V2.8: TEC031010
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 363.7
    BISAC V2.8: POL024000
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: NAT011000
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: POL044000
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: HC79.E5 B7595 2009
    Thema V1.0: RNK, KCP, RNP, THV
    Edition
    Revised
    Edition statement
    Substantially Revised ed.
    Illustrations note
    black & white tables
    Publisher
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    23 October 2009
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    Praise for previous editions: "...Brown bluntly sets out the challenges and offers an achievable road map for solving the climate crisis." The Guardian on Plan B 3.0 "Brown is an effective Cassandra. His picture of climate-change-induced chaos is terrifying and convincing.." Andrew Simms, New Scientist on Plan B 2.0