Solar Power Bibliography
Beattie, Donald A., editor. History and Overview of Solar Heat Technologies. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1997.
Berger, John J. Charging Ahead: The Business of Renewable Energy and What It Means for America. New York: Henry Holt & Co., 1997.
Behrman, Daniel. Solar Energy: The Awakening Science. Boston: Little, Brown and Co.: 1976.
Berman, Daniel M., and John T. O’Connor. Who Owns the Sun? People, Politics, and the Struggle for a Solar Economy. White River Junction: Chelsea Green Publishing Company, 1996.
Bradford, Travis. Solar Revolution: The Economic Transformation of the Global Energy Industry. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2006.
Branley, Franklyn M. Solar Energy. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1957.
Brinkworth, B.J. Solar Energy for Man. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1972.
Butti, Ken, and John Perlin. A Golden Thread: 2500 Years of Solar Architecture and Technology. Palo Alto: Cheshire Books, 1980.
Chapin, D. Energy from the Sun.
Daniels, Farrington. Direct Use of the Sun’s Energy. New York: Ballantine Publishing, 1974.
Daniels, Olive Bell. Farrington Daniels: Chemist and Prophet of the Solar Age. Madison: privately published, 1978.
Dunford, Richard W. “The Problem of Relevant Collectivities: Solar Energy Research in Australia.” Social Studies of Science 15 (1985): 455-74.
Durham, Catherine A., Bonnie G. Colby, and Molly Longstreth. “The Impact of State Tax Credits and Energy Prices on Adoption of Solar Energy Systems.” Land Economics 64, 4 (November 1988): 347-355.
Etzkowitz, Henry. “Solar Nersus Nuclear Energy: Autonomous or Dependent Technology?” Social Problems 31, 4 (April 1984): 417-434.
Eusuf, M. Solar Photovoltaic Systems in Bangladesh: Experiences and Opportunities. Dhaka: The University Press, 2005.
Feldman, Stephen L., and Robert M. Wirtshafter. On the Economics of Solar Energy: The Public-Utility Interface. Lexington: LexingtonBooks, 1980.
Fry, Gene R. Heinze. “The Economics of Home Solar Water Heating and the Role of Solar Tax Credits.” Land Economics 62, 2 (May 1986): 134-144.
Gadler, Steve J., and Wendy W. Adamson. Sun Power. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications Company, 1980.
Green, Donna Lisa. “Power Games: the Political Use of Solar Technology in Northern Thailand.” PhD diss.: University of California, Berkeley, 2004.
Green, Martin. Power to the People: Sunlight to Electricity Using Solar Cells. Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2000.
Halacy, D. S. The Coming Age of Solar Energy, rev. ed. New York: Harper & Row, 1973.
Harnik, Peter. “From Sun Day to the Solar Age.” Sun Day Times (May 1978): 1, National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
Harrah, Barbara K., and David Harrah. Alternate Sources of Energy: A Bibliography of Solar, Geothermal, Wind, and Tidal Energy, and Environmental Architecture. Metuchen: Scarecrow Press, 1975.
Hempel, Lamont C. “The Original Blueprint for a Solar America.” Environment, Vol. 24, No. 2 (March, 1982): 25-32.
Hempel, Lamont C. “The Politics of Sunshine: An Inquiry into the Origin, Growth, and Ideological Character of the Solar Energy Movement in America.” Ph.D. dissertation, Claremont Graduate Schools, 1983.
Jansen, Ted J. Solar Engineering Technology. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1985.
Knight, David C. Harnessing the Sun. New York: William Morrow, 1976.
Kryza, Frank T. The Power of Light: The Epic Story of Man’s Quest to Harness the Sun. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003.
Laird, Frank N. Solar Energy, Technology Policy, and Institutional Values. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Laird, Frank N. “Constructing the Future: Advocating Energy Technologies in the Cold War.” Technology and Culture 44, 1 (January 2003): 27-49.
Löf, George O. G. “Solar Energy: An Infinite Source of Clean Energy.” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 410 (Nov. 1973): 52-64.
Mack, M. “Solar Power for Telecommunications: The Last Decade.” International Telecommunications Energy Conference (New Orleans). New York: IEEE, 1984.
McConnell, Nathan S. “Alternative or Traditional?: A History of Solar and Wind Energy.” MA thesis: University of Montana, 2004.
McDaniels, David K. The Sun, Our Future Energy Source. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1984.
Meinel, A. B., and M. P. Meinel. Applied Solar Energy: An Introduction. Reading: Addison-Wesley, 1976.
Nelson, Mike, and Gary Shaver. The Washington Solar Electric Industry: Sunrise or Sunset? Olympia: Washing State University Cooperative Extension Energy Program, 2003.
Perlin, John. From Space to Earth: The Story of Solar Electricity. Ann Arbor: aatec publications, 1999.
Proceedings of the World Sumposium on Applied Solar Energy. Phoenix, AZ (Nov. 1-5, 1955). Menlo Park: Stanford Research Institute, 1956.
Rau, H. Solar Energy. New York: Macmillan, 1964.
Reece, Ray. The Sun Betrayed: A Report on the Corporate Seizure of U.S. Solar Energy Development. Montreal: Black Rose Books, 1979.
Scheer, Hermann. The Solar Economy: Renewable Energy for a Sustainable Global Future. Sterling: Earthscan, 1999.
Simon, Christopher A. Alternative Energy: Political, Economic, and Social Feasibility. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007.
Smith, Charles. “Revisiting Solar Power’s Past.” Technology Review 98, 5 (July 1995): 38-47.
Strum, Harvey. “Eisenhower’s Solar Energy Policy.” The Public Historian 6, 2 (Spring 1984): 44-45.
Strum, Harvey. “The Association for Applied Solar Energy/Solar Energy Society, 1954-1970.” Technology and Culture 26, 3 (July 1985): 571-578.
Williams, Neville. Chasing the Sun: Solar Adventures Around the World. Gabriola: New Society Publishers, 2005.
Wofford, Elisha. “The Energy Crisis and Renewable Energy: An Analysis of New Mexico Policy.” MA thesis, New Mexico Highlands University, 2006.
Zweibel, Ken. Harnessing Solar Power. New York: Plenum Press, 1990.