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Heat [videorecording] / a Frontline co-production with RAINmedia, Inc. ; a production of WGBH Boston
DVDs DVDs | PBS Home Video | c2008 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 333.79 H)
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Imprint
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, c2008.
Edition
[Widescreen version.]
Descript
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; stereo.
Note
Closed-captioned.
Performer
Reporter, Martin Smith.
Note
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Frontline on Oct. 21, 2008.
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
Under pressure from governments, green groups, and investors, big businesses, such as the oil and coal companies, electric utilities, and automobile manufacturers, are promising to reshape their approach to the environment, climate change, and carbon emissions. Shows how some corporations around the world are fighting to fend off new regulations while others are repositioning themselves to meet these challenges. Visits the melting glaciers of the Himalayas, Chinese coal companies, Indian SUV makers, and American oil giants, among other locations.
Contents
Watching the world change -- Fossil fuels : the engine of our lives -- Ten years to reverse course -- America's addiction to coal -- Cars : 2nd largest source of carbon emissions -- Big Oil -- Two instructive lessons from the past -- Carbon-free power -- Will America summon the political will?
Local Note
MW, 2-09
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Title on container and disc label: Heat : a global investigation
Alt Title
Frontline (Television program)
ISBN
079369499X
9780793694990
ISBN/ISSN
841887010009
Music #
FRL62613 PBS Home Video
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