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When Will the Lights Go Out?: Britain's Looming Energy Crisis

By: Derek Birkett

Stacey International

Paperback | Jul 2010 | #186937 | ISBN-13: 9781906768409
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Power resources are dwindling rapidly, and the national grid is unable to supply our power for very much longer. This book critically examines the response by governments to this crisis, arguing that their emphasis on so called alternative energy, to the neglect of investing in other sources, threatens to plunge us into darkness in the short term.


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Biography

Derek Birkett is the former Grid Control Engineer of Northern Scotland. He has a lifetime of experience in electricity supply and has been involved in the installation and commissioning of several power stations, including hydro, coal and nuclear powered.

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