Handbook of Energy, Volume I: Diagrams, Charts, and Tables provides comprehensive, organized coverage on all phases of energy and its role in society, including its social, economic, political, historical, and environmental aspects. It focuses on visual, graphic, and tabular information in a schematic format.
Handbook of Energy, Volume II: Chronologies, Top Ten Lists, and Word Clouds draws together a comprehensive account of the energy field from the prestigious and award-winning authors of the Encyclopedia of Energy (2004), The Dictionary of Energy, Expanded Edition (2009), and the Handbook of Energy, Volume I (2013). Key features include: Interdisciplinary coverage appropriate for scientists in environmental sciences, social and natural sciences, and engineering; Top Ten lists, written by prominent subject experts, provide personal reflections on key issues; and chronologies covering 40 different subject areas provide all the significant events in a given field from the geologic past to the present day.
The mission of the U.S. Department of Energy is to ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions.