Intends to prove that the "energy crisis" is an entropy
crisis. This book uses examples from daily experiences to introduce
the concept of entropy. It shows that the entropy increase due to
irreversible transformations simultaneously determines the level of
fresh energy supplies of our society and the damage that it causes
to the environment.
Introduction Dealing with Entropy on a Daily Basis How Much Energy Do We Need? The Role of Entropy in Thermodynamics Climate Change: What We Know and What We Don't Know Fighting Entropy with Science and Technology A Future without Fossil Fuels How Will It All End?.