[New York] : Simon & Schuster, Inc. ; Prince Frederick, Md. : [Distributed by] Recorded Books, p2009.
9 sound discs (10 hr., 45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Subtitle from container.
Performed by various narrators.
The former vice president and author of such best-sellers as "An Inconvenient Truth" and "Earth in the Balance" presents a follow-up work to address key environmental issues while profiling and evaluating possible solutions.
What goes up must come down -- Where our energy comes from and where it goes -- Electricity from the sun -- Harvesting the wind -- Soaking up geothermal energy -- Growing fuel -- Carbon capture and sequestration -- The nuclear option -- Forests -- Soil -- Population -- Less is more -- The super grid -- Changing the way we think -- The true cost of carbon -- Political obstacles -- The power of information -- Our choice.
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