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Superpower: One Man's Quest to Transform American Energy Hardcover – 11 Jun 2019


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  • Hardcover: 319 pages
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster (25 June 2019)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1501163582
  • ISBN-13: 978-1501163586
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.8 x 22.9 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 508 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 188,326 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"With propulsive storytelling, Russell Gold presents one of America's most ambitious and groundbreaking projects for renewable energy. Following larger-than-life men and women seeking to reshape the current energy landscape, Superpower is an essential, compelling look into the future of the nation's power grid." --Bryan Burrough, author of Public Enemies and The Big Rich

"Russell Gold is among the most thoughtful writers on energy, and while this compelling book is about one man's battle to remake America's power grid, it's also a fascinating contemplation of renewable energy in America." --Bethany McLean, author of The Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron

About the Author

Russell Gold has reported on energy regularly in The Wall Street Journal since 2002. His coverage of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill was honored with a Gerald Loeb Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. The author of The Boom and Superpower, he lives in Austin, Texas.

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