Hecht, Jeff
July 2001
New Scientist;7/28/2001, Vol. 171 Issue 2301, p16
Provides information on the plans of the administration of United States President George W. Bush to build nuclear power stations and to drill for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. Cost of the energy-efficiency programs of the government; Least productive among the programs of the Department of Energy.


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