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Working Towards a Sustainable Future

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Science  09 Nov 2001:
Vol. 294, Issue 5545, pp. 1287-1288
DOI: 10.1126/science.1066254

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World Energy Assessment Energy and the Challenge of Sustainability. José Goldemberg, Ed. United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, and World Energy Council, New York, 2001. 528 pp. Paper, $65. ISBN 92-1-126126-0.

In this comprehensive global perspective on energy, the authors conclude that achieving sustainable development will require changes in the kinds of energy we produce and the ways we use them.