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Who Turned Out the Lights?: Your Guided Tour to the Energy Crisis Who Turned Out the Lights?: Your Guided Tour to the Energy Crisis

by Scott Bittle and Jean Johnson

Book Reviews

"How far will we go to satisfy our oil addiction, and who will decide our energy future? If you want in on this discussion, then this book is for you. There are also real solutions available right now; all we have to do is listen, learn, and act."
--Antonia Juhasz, author of The Tyranny of Oil: The World's Most Powerful Industry -- and What We Must Do To Stop It.

"In this clear, concise, and accessible book, Bittle and Johnson go beyond name calling and finger pointing and take a refreshing middle ground. It's an invaluable read for anyone interested in our energy past, present, and future."
--Ron Pernick and Clint Wilder, authors of The Clean Tech Revolution 

Online Reviews

"If you're looking for an easy to understand book that will introduce you to the energy crisis and offer non-biased explanations and suggestions, I'd highly recommend you read this book." 
--Confessions of an Overworked Mom 

"Who Turned Out the Lights? left me with a clearer view of the energy corner we are backing ourselves into."
--Blue Planet Green Living 

"I'd recommend it to anyone who wants to be part of the solution rather than part of the problem." 
--Mind Connection
 
"I would hope that government officials, politicians, and everyone that should be involved in the energy crisis -- which means you and me -- would read Who Turned Out the Lights." 
--Blog Critics

"Their book is filled with good, solid information on the options facing Americans for whom securing abundant, affordable energy will require some tough, realistic decisions to be made."
--Book Views 

"Who Turned Out the Lights? is a book that should be read by every American."
--Book Loons 

"I found Who Turned Out the Lights? thought provoking and refreshing. I wish we could have Scott Bittle and Jean Johnson as our all-powerful 'Energy Czars.'" 
--Basil and Spice 

"The major countries are meeting in Copenhagen as this review is being written. The representatives are making long-lasting decisions that may or may not contribute to the health of our living environment. The time for us to act as individuals is now. Here's the first step: Put Who Turned Out the Lights? Your Guided Tour to the Energy Crisis on your gift list this year."
--Veterans Today

"Who Turned Out the Lights provides its readers with a useful tour of the current thinking touching on a multitude of topics."
--Book Pleasures