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Investing in Renewable Energy. Making Money on Green Chip Stocks. Edition No. 1. Angel Series

  • ID: 2242674
  • Book
  • October 2008
  • 272 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Investing in Renewable Energy puts the depletion of finite resources such as oil, natural gas, and coal in perspective, and discusses how renewable energy solutions–from solar and wind to geothermal and biofuels–will usher in a new generation of wealth for investors and a new way of life for everyone. With this book, you'll discover various renewable energy technologies that are at the forefront of transitioning our energy economy, and learn how to profit from next-generation renewable energy projects and companies that are poised to take over where fossil fuels will leave off.
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Preface vii

Part I: Transitioning to the New Energy Economy

Chapter 1: The Global Energy Meltdown 3

Chapter 2: The Solar Solution 27

Chapter 3: Global Winds 53

Chapter 4: The Heat Below 79

Chapter 5: What May Wash Up in the Tide 95

Chapter 6: What’s That Smell? 109

Chapter 7: The Efficiency Advantage 119

Part II: The End of Oil

Chapter 8: Foreign Oil: The Path to Suicide 133

Chapter 9: Biofuels: More Than Just Corn 155

Chapter 10: Plugged-In Profits 173

Part III: The Science and Profitability of Climate Change

Chapter 11: Global Warming: The Not-So-Great Debate 189

Chapter 12: Profiting from Pollution 205

Conclusion: The Greatest Investment Opportunity of the Twenty-First Century 215

Notes 221

About the Authors 245

Index 247

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Jeff Siegel
Chris Nelder
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