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Nuclear Power

VIDEO: (2007, June 20). The debate over nuclear energy. CBS News. Retrieved from:  http://atlantis2.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=1749540n

VIDEO: (2007, November 12). Rethinking nuclear power in the United States. Our Country 2008. Retrieved from: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSX9Ew14KBU

Bream, R. (2006, May 30). We see the dawn of an atomic age. Financial Times.

Cole, D. (2011, May 31). Fukushima Fallout: Germany Abandons Nuclear Energy.” Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved from:http://www.smh.com.au/world/fukushima-fallout-germany-abandons-nuclear-energy-20110530-1fczb.html

Cooper, M. (2000, March 3). Energy and the environment. CQ Researcher 10 (8), Congressional .Quarterly Press: 161-184.

Deutch, P. (2005, November/December). Energy independence. Foreign Policy (151): 20-24.

Holt, M. (2006, March 15). Nuclear energy policy. Congressional Research Service.

Johnson, T. (2011, March 18). Nuclear power expansion challenges. Council on Foreign Relations. Retrieved from: http://www.cfr.org/united-states/nuclear-power-expansion-challenges/p16886

Nuclear Energy Institute. (2011). World statistics. Retrieved from: http://www.nei.org/resourcesandstats/nuclear_statistics/worldstatistics/

Nuclear power in India. (2012, June 21). World Nuclear Association. Retrieved from: http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/inf53.html

Nuclear power in the USA. World Nuclear Association, (2011, June 6). Retrieved from: http://www.world- nuclear.org/info/inf41.html

Nuclear renaissance threatened as reactor explodes (2011, March 14). Economic Times. Retrieved from: http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2011-03-14/news/28688362_1_reactor-nuclear-power-plant

United Nations (2006, July 31).Security Council SC/8792: Security Council demands Iran suspend uranium enrichment by 31 August, or face possible economic, diplomatic sanctions.

United Nations, (2006, December 23). Security Council SC/8928: Security Council imposes sanctions on Iran for failure to halt uranium enrichment, unanimously adopting resolution 1737 (2006).

Weeks, Jennifer. (2006, March 10). Nuclear Energy. CQ Researcher 16 (10): 217-240.

World Nuclear Association. (2014, February). Emerging Nuclear Energy Countries. Retrieved from: http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/inf102.html.

World Nuclear Association (2012 February). Plans for Nuclear Reactors Worldwide. Retrieved from: http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/inf17.html

World Nuclear Association. (2012 July). World Energy Needs and Nuclear Power. Retrieved from: http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/inf16.html

 

Nuclear Nonproliferation

VIDEO: Interview with Ahmadinejad on Nuclear Weapons (n.d.). CBS: 60 Minutes.Retrieved from: http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=3289364n.

Baker, P. (2010, April 8). Russia and U.S. sign Nuclear Arms Reduction Pact. The New York Times, Retrieved from: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/09/world/europe/09prexy.html

Center for Defense Information. (2003, January 23).Fact Sheet: North Korea’s Nuclear Weapons Program. Center for Defense Information,. Retrieved from: http://www.cdi.org/nuclear/nk-fact-sheet.cfm

Daalder, I.H., Levi, M.A. (2006, March 10). Still time for a good deal with India. Washington Post.

Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (n.d.). History of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty. Retrieved from: http://www.ctbto.org

Iran bars 38 nuclear inspectors. Reuters. (2007, January 2). Retrieved from: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/11682871/

Iran declares key nuclear advance. (2006, April 11). BBC News. Retrieved from:  http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4900260.stm

The long, long, half-life – nuclear disarmament . (2006, June 10). Economist.

Non-proliferation Treaty. Department of State. Retrieved from: http://www.state.gov/www/global/arms/treaties/npt1.html

North Koreas Talks Set To Resume. (2006, October 31). BBC News, Retrieved from:  http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6102092.stm

Reid, T. (2009, February 4). President Obama seeks Russia deal to slash nuclear weapons. The Times, Retrieved from: http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/us_and_americas/article5654836.ece

Talbott, S. (2005, July 21). Good day for India, bad day for non-proliferation, YaleGlobal Online.Retrieved from: http://yaleglobal.yale.edu/display.article?id=6042

United Nations, (2006, July 31). Security Council SC/8792: Security Council demands Iran suspend uranium enrichment by 31 August, or face possible economic, diplomatic sanctions. Retrieved from: http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2006/sc8792.doc.htm

United Nations, (2006, December 23). Security Council SC/8928: Security Council imposes sanctions on Iran for failure to halt uranium enrichment, unanimously adopting resolution 1737 (2006). Retrieved from: http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2006/sc8928.doc.htm

Weeks, Jennifer. (2006, March 10). Nuclear Energy. CQ Researcher 16 (10): 217-240

The White House. President Bush, President Putin sign Nuclear Arms Treaty. White House Press Release. Retrieved from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2002/05/20020524-10.html

 

Nuclear Energy and Development

Baker, P (2006, December 19). Bush signs India Nuclear Law: critics say deal to share civilian technology could spark Arms Race. Washington Post.

Dr. Strangedeal (2006, March 9). The Economist.

Joining the Nuclear Family. (2002, March 2). The Economist.

Talbott, S. (2005, July 21). Good day for India, bad day for non-proliferation, YaleGlobal Online.Retrieved from: http://yaleglobal.yale.edu/display.article?id=6042

Tirone, J. (2009, February 2). India signs Nuclear Inspection Accord with UN investigators. Bloomberg`: Energy Tribune. Retrieved from:  http://www.energytribune.com/articles.cfm?aid=1271

 

Renewable and Alternative Energy Sources

Video: T. Boone Pickens. (2008, November 12). The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Retrieved from:  http://www.thedailyshow.com/video/index.jhtml?videoId=210176&title=t.-boone-pickens

Video: Thomas Friedman. (2008, November 11). The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Retrieved from: http://www.thedailyshow.com/video/index.jhtml?videoId=210159&title=thomas-friedman

Cooper, M. (2000, March 3). Energy and the environment. CQ Researcher 10 (8), Congressional Quarterly Press: 161-184.

Energy Information Administration.(May 2008). Energy in Brief: How much renewable energy do we use?” Retrieved from: http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/energy_in_brief/renewable_energy.cfm

Energy Information Administration (n.d.). World net geothermal, solar, wind, and wood and waste electric power consumption: 1.7.” Retrieved from: http://www.eia.doe.gov/fuelrenewable.html

Energy Information Administration. (n.d.). U.S. energy consumption by energy source: Table 1. Retrieved from: http://www.eia.doe.gov/cneaf/solar.renewables/page/trends/table1.html

Harvey, F. (2011, May 9). Renewable energy can power the world, says landmark IPCC study The Guardian. Retrieved from: http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/may/09/ipcc-renewable-energy-power-world

King, D. (2013, April 21). California might have 70 fuel stations by 2016. Autoblog Green. Retrieved from: http://green.autoblog.com/2013/04/21/california-70-hydrogen-fuel-stations-2016/

Parfit, M. (2005, August). Future power: where will the world get its next energy fix. National Geographic 208 (2): 2-31.

REN21 Global Status Report 2010. Retrieved from: http://www.map.ren21.net/GSR/GSR2012low.pdf

Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (2006). Renewables Global Status Report: 2006. Retrieved from: http://www.ren21.net/globalstatusreport/download/RE_GSR_2006_Update.pdf

Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century. (2009) Renewables Global Status Report: 2009 Update. REN21. Retrieved from: http://www.ren21.net/pdf/RE_GSR_2009_Update.pdf

United Nations Environment Programme. (2009). 2009 Global Trends in Sustainable Energy Investment.Retrieved from: http://sefi.unep.org/fileadmin/media/sefi/docs/publications/Executive_Summary_2009_E N.pdf

U.S. Offshore Wind Farms: The race is on?. AOL Energy. (2012, April 20). Retrieved from: http://breakingenergy.com/2012/04/20/u-s-offshore-wind-farms-the-race-is-on/

Weeks, Jennifer. (2006, March 10). Nuclear energy. CQ Researcher 16 (10): 217-240

Wirth, T. et al. (2003, July/August). The future of energy policy. Foreign Affairs 82 (4): 132-155.

 

Biofuels and Ethanol

Barrionuevo, A. (2006, June 25). For good or ill, boom in ethanol reshapes economy of heartland. The New York Times.

Bullis, K. (2007, February 26). Will cellulosic ethanol take off?” MIT: Technology Review. Retrieved from: http://beta.technologyreview.com/Energy/18227/

Corn use, food prices, and ethanol. (2011, April 11). The Farmer’s Life. Retrieved from: http://thefarmerslife.wordpress.com/2011/04/11/corn-use-food-prices-and-ethanol/

Ethanol 101 (n.d.). American Coalition for Ethanol. Retrieved from: http://www.ethanol.org/index.php?id=34

Ethanol facilities’ capacity by state. Official Nebraska Government Website. (2012, March). Retrieved from: http://www.neo.ne.gov/statshtml/121.htm

Koenig, B. (2012, July 12). Kansas gas station first to offer E15 ethanol-blend fuel. New American.Retrieved from: http://www.thenewamerican.com/tech/energy/item/12056-kansas-gas-station-first-to-offer-e15-ethanol-blend-fuel

McNulty, S. (2006, May 30). Customers will pay more for their ethanol. Financial Times.

Parfit, M. (2005, August). Future power: where will the world get its next energy fix. National Geographic 208 (2): 2-31.

Motavelli, J. (2012, March 1). Flex-fuel amendment makes for strange bedfellows. The New York Times, Retrieved from: http://wheels.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/01/flex-fuel-amendment-makes-for-strange-bedfellows/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0

Rohter, L. (2006, April 10). With big boost from sugar cane, Brazil is satisfying its fuel needs. The New York Times.

Woodyard, C. (2012, January 3). End of ethanol subsidy could raise gas prices for 2012. USA Today. Retrieved from: http://content.usatoday.com/communities/driveon/post/2012/01/end-of-ethanol-subsidy-could-raise-gas-prices-for-2012/1

Yacobucci, B. (2006, March 3). Fuel ethanol: background and public policy. Congressional Research Service.

 

Wind Power

American Wind Energy Association. Wind energy teacher’s guide (n.d.). Retrieved from: http://www.awea.org/pubs/documents/TeachersGuide.pdf

American Wind Energy Association. Wind Power: Outlook 2008 (2008). Retrieved from: http://www.awea.org/pubs/documents/Outlook%202005.pdf

American Wind Energy Association (n.d.). Wind web tutorial: wind energy basics. Retrieved from: http://www.awea.org/faq/wwt_basics.html

Business Wire. (2013, July 3). The wind power industry will add more than 241 gigawatts of capacity from 2012 to 2017, Forecasts Na. Daily Finance. AOL, Retrieved from: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/07/03/the-wind-power-industry-will-add-more-than-241-gig

Cape Wind completes permitting process.” Cape Wind : America’s First Offshore Wind Farm on Nantucket Sound. (2011, January 7). Retrieved from: http://www.capewind.org/news1174.htm

China Leads Growth in Global Wind Power Capacity. (2012, May 30). World Watch Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.worldwatch.org/china-leads-growth-global-wind-power-capacity-0

Cooper, M. (2005, February 25). Alternative energy. CQ Researcher 15 (8), Congressional Quarterly Press,: 173-196.

Governer Patrick hails Cape Wind permit approvals. (2009, May 28). Boston Globe.

Harvey, F. (2006, May 30). Tide is turning for wave power. Financial Times.

Parfit, M. (2005, August). Future power: where will the world get its next energy fix. National Geographic 208 (2): 2-31.

The ten countries that rule the world’s wind energy. 24/7 Wall St. Retrieved from: http://247wallst.com/2012/02/08/the-ten-countries-the-rule-the-worlds-wind-energy/#ixzz20uP63rkr

Turning wind power on its side. (2006, March 11). The Economist.

Vast wind farm in Lake District ‘would be insanity. Telegraph. (2005, April 20). Retrieved from:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2005/04/20/nwind20.xml

Wind Farm area calculator (n.d.). Power Technologies Energy Data Book, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Retrieved from: http://www.nrel.gov/analysis/power_databook/calc_wind.php

 

Hydrogen Power and Fuel Cells

Biello, D. (2009, May 8). R.I.P Hydrogen Economy? Obama cuts hydrogen car funding. Scientific American: 60-Second Science Blog, Retrieved from: http://www.scientificamerican.com/blog/60-second-science/post.cfm?id=rip-hydrogeneconomy-obama-cuts-hyd-2009-05-08

California Hydrogen Highway.The State of California, (2012, March 29). Retrieved from: http://www.hydrogenhighway.ca.gov/stations_cars/stations_cars.htm

Cooper, M. (2005, February 25). Alternative energy. CQ Researcher 15 (8), Congressional Quarterly Press,: 173-196.

Deutch, P. (2005, November/December). Energy independence. Foreign Policy (151): 20-24.

Duarte, J. (2012, June 21). Companies ready hydrogen vehicles. Retrieved from: http://www.autonet.ca/auto-news/eco-friendly-news/2012/06/21/companies-ready-hydrogen-vehicles/

Griffiths, J. (2006, May 30). Accelerating along the road to nowhere. Financial Times.

How fuel cells work. ScienceNow. Retrieved from: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sciencenow/3210/01fcw.html

International hydrogen fueling stations. Retrieved from: http://www.fuelcells.org/wpcontent/uploads/2012/02/h2fuelingstatonsworld.pdf

Squeaky clean. (2001, February 8).  The Economist.

U.S. hydrogen fueling stations. Retrieved from:http://www.fuelcells.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/h2fuelingstations-US.pdf

 

Solar Power

Energy Facts. Solar Energy International: Renewable Energy for a Sustainable Future. Retrieved from: http://www.solarenergy.org/resources/energyfacts.html

History of solar power (n.d.). Go Solar Company. Retrieved from: http://www.solarexpert.com/pvbasics2.html

Parfit, M. (2005, August). Future power: where will the world get its next energy fix. National Geographic 208 (2): 2-31.

Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century. (2010) Renewables Global Status Report: 2010 Update. REN21. Retrieved from: http://www.ren21.net/globalstatusreport/REN21_GSR_2010_full.pdf

Solar basics (n.d.). Solar Facts, Retrieved from: http://www.solarfacts.net/what’s_in_a_solar_setup.html

Volynets, S. (2008, October 2). DOE Solar Cell Hits 40 Percent Efficiency. PC Magazine. Retrieved from: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2331584,00.asp

 

Hydropower and Tidal Power

VIDEO: Tidal power: how it works. (2008, February 11). GreenPeace UK. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRUl1mJQHmc

Aston, A. (2006, March 6). Here comes lunar power. BusinessWeek,

Griffiths, D. (2006, May 19). Three Gorges Dam reaches for the sky. BBC News, Retrieved from: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4998740.stm

Hydro-electric power (n.d.). Penwith District Council. Retrieved from: http://www.penwith.gov.uk/index.cfm?articleid=21309

Hydroelectric Power (n.d.). Environmental Literacy Council. Retrieved from:  http://www.enviroliteracy.org/article.php/59.html

Hydropower internationally (n.d.). Retrieved from: http://www.hydrofoundation.org/hydropower-international.html

International Energy Agency. (2007, January). Renewables in global energy supply: an IEA Fact Sheet. Retrieved from: http://www.iea.org/textbase/papers/2006/renewable_factsheet.pdf

Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century. (2010) Renewables Global Status Report: 2010 Update. REN21. Retrieved from: http://www.ren21.net/globalstatusreport/REN21_GSR_2010_full.pdf

Timmons, H. (2006, August 3). Energy from the restless sea. The New York Times.

What Are Tidal Barrages. (n.d.) Thinktidal. Retrieved from: http://www.thinktidal.com/barrages-tidal-power.php

 

Energy and the Environment

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Arctic National Wildlife Service. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Retrieved from: http://arctic.fws.gov/

Wirth, T. et al. (2003, July/August). The future of energy policy. Foreign Affairs 82 (4): 132-155.

 

Energy Conservation

1970s: Technology. (n.d.). The White House Historical Association, Retrieved from: http://www.whitehousehistory.org/05/subs/05_d19.html

Carter, J. (1977, July 20). Energy Policy and Conservation, Executive Order 12003. The American Presidency Project. Retrieved from: http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/index.php?pid=7842

Carter, J. (1977, January 26). Natural Gas Legislation Remarks at a News Briefing on the Legislation. The American Presidency Project. Retrieved from: http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/index.php?pid=7167

Carter, J. (1977, April 18). The President’s Proposed Energy Policy. American Experience, Public Broadcasting Service. Retrieved from: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/carter/filmmore/ps_energy.html

Cooper, M. (2002, February 1). Energy security. CQ Researcher 12 (4), Congressional Quarterly Press.

Ellis, J. (2006, May 22). No sacrifices, please. BusinessWeek .

Mantel, B. (2006, May 19). Energy efficiency. CQ Researcher 16 (19), Congressional Quarterly Press : 433-456.

Yergin, D. (2006, March/April). Ensuring energy security. Foreign Affairs 85 (2), 69-82.

 

Energy Efficiency

About ENERGY STAR (n.d.). Energy Star. Retrieved from: http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=about.ab_index

Browne, J. (2004, July/August). Beyond Kyoto. Foreign Affairs 83 (4): 20-32.

Cooper, M. (2000, March 3). Energy and the environment. CQ Researcher 10 (8), Congressional Quarterly Press: 161-184.

Harvey, F. (2005, August 22). Science rises to the challenge of global warming. Financial Times.

Mantel, B. (2006, May 2). Energy Efficiency. CQ Researcher 16 (19): 433-456.

Pulling the Plug on Standby Power. (2006, March 11). The Economist.

 

Fuel Efficiency Standards

A Real Energy Market. (2006, April 17). Financial Times.

CAFE Overview – Frequently Asked Questions (n.d.). National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. Retrieved from: http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/cars/rules/CAFE/overview.htm

Consider the Alternatives. (2005, April 28). Economist.

Cooper, M. (2000, March 3). Energy and the environment. CQ Researcher 10 (8), Congressional Quarterly Press: 161-184.

Del-Colle, A. (2012, July 29). Obama announces 54.5 mpg CAFE standard by 2025. Popular Mechanics.Retrieved from:http://www.popularmechanics.com/cars/news/fuel-economy/obama-announces-54-6-mpg-cafe-standard-by-2025

Glover, C., Behrens, C. (2006, January 10). Energy: useful facts and numbers. Congressional Research Service.

Johnson, J., Simon, B.. (2006, March 29). Bush raises fuel economy standard for SUVs. Financial Times.

Mantel, B. (2006, May 2). Energy Efficiency. CQ Researcher 16 (19): 433-456.

Plumer, B. (2012, January 12). Why cars will keep getting lighter. The Washington Post. Retrieved from: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/ezra-klein/post/why-cars-will-keep-getting-lighter/2012/01/12/gIQARefVtP_blog.html

Vehicles & Equipment: CAFÉ. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.Retrieved from:http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/portal/site/nhtsa/menuitem.d0b5a45b55bfbe582f57529cdba046a0/

Wald, M. (2006, March 30). Automakers use new technology to beef up muscle, not mileage. The New York Times.

 

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