Everyone who wants to understand the permanent energy answer that can reverse climate change, eliminate oil shocks, and avoid future Chernobyls should read this book. Bradford builds a compelling business case that solar energy is the most disruptive technology in history.
(Denis Hayes, Former Director, U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory)
(Bill McKibben New York Review of Books
Every American who pays or knows someone who pays an electric bill should read Solar Revolution.
(Cecil Johnson, "Business Bookshelf" Fort Worth Star-Telegram
While the book is a bit technical, even a solar-novice can learn plenty about the past and present of solar energy, and what may be in store for the future.
(E-The Environmental Magazine
Solar Revolution makes a powerful case for a disruptive shift in the energy marketplace -- ushering in a post-fossil-fuel age. Where others despair in the face of 'peak oil' and out-of-control climate change, Travis Bradford sees a unique opportunity to create a clean new energy economy.
(Christopher Flavin, President, Worldwatch Institute)
Solar Revolution is an essential read because it analyzes the transformation of the global energy economy. The market will drive the new energy economy, and solar is already a growing and influential player. This is a positive vision of a sensible, practical, sustainable energy future.
(Bill Richardson, Governor of New Mexico and former U.S. Secretary of Energy)
About the Author
Travis Bradford is President and Founder of the Prometheus Institute for Sustainable Development, a nonprofit organization in Cambridge, Massachusetts, focused on using the power of the business and financial sectors to deploy cost-effective and sustainable technologies.