"This book is a tour de force...as a work of popular science it is exemplary." --The Economist
"This is to energy and climate what Freakonomics is to economics." --Cory Doctorow, boingboing.net
"This year's must-read book about tackling our future energy needs." --The Guardian
"...A high priority book on a high priority problem." --William W Hogan, Harvard University
"For anyone with influence on energy policy, whether in government, business or a campaign group, this book should be compulsory reading."
--Tony Juniper-Former Executive Director, Friends of the Earth
About the Author
David MacKay is a professor in the department of physics at Cambridge University, a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Climate Change, and a regular lecturer on sustainable energy.