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The Zero-Carbon Car: Building the Car the Auto Industry Can't Get Right, Kemp, William H.

Author Name    Kemp, William H.

Title   The Zero-Carbon Car: Building the Car the Auto Industry Can't Get Right

Binding   PAPERBACK

Book Condition   New

Publisher    Aztext Press 2008

ISBN Number    0973323345 / 9780973323344

Seller ID   ALIBRIS.0011710

0973323345 New. No dust jacket as issued. Brand New! Support Independent Pacific Northwest Booksellers! Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 544 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. transportation sector, dominated by the personal automobile, is responsible for over a quarter of North America's total energy consumption. Motor vehicles account for the overwhelming majority of harmful atmosphere emissions. Zero-Carbon Car reviews the issues of climate change, peak oil, urban sprawl, and geopolitical and socioeconomic disruption related to fossil fuel use. book argues that, while there is no way to avoid the eventual demise of the automobile, there is an opportunity for the automotive industry to develop an ultra-efficient, zero-carbon-emissions automobile. book documents the successful design and construction of a zero-carbon vehicle, proving that the technology is not only possible, it is viable today. For those who wish to fabricate their own vehicle, plans and software are provided in the book and on the accompanying website. Zero-Carbon Car is a must-read for automotive enthusiasts, environmentalists, and anyone who cares about how their transportation choices affect the planet.

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The transportation sector, dominated by the personal automobile, is responsible for over a quarter of North America's total energy consumption. Motor vehicles account for the overwhelming majority of harmful atmosphere emissions.

"The Zero-Carbon Car" reviews the issues of climate change, peak oil, urban sprawl, and geopolitical and socioeconomic disruption related to fossil fuel use. The book argues that, while there is no way to avoid the eventual demise of the automobile, there is an opportunity for the automotive industry to develop an ultra-efficient, zero-carbon-emissions automobile.

The book documents the successful design and construction of a zero-carbon vehicle, proving that the technology is not only possible, it is viable today. For those who wish to fabricate their own vehicle, plans and software are provided in the book and on the accompanying website.

"The Zero-Carbon Car" is a must-read for automotive enthusiasts, environmentalists, and anyone who cares about how their transportation choices affect the planet.

Price = 22.00 USD


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