Solar Energy: a Reference Handbook
Call Number: eBook: Gale Virtual Reference Library Database
Publication Date: 2015
This book provides an outstanding single-volume resource on the topic of solar energy for young adults and general audiences. * Provides an accessible and useful technical introduction to the various ways in which solar energy can be used for heat production and the generation of electricity * Outlines some of the critical environmental, technical, economic, and political issues that have prevented solar energy from becoming a more significant part of the nation's energy equation * Includes primary source documents such as relevant laws, court cases, position statements, and other items that allow readers to directly examine the history of solar energy.