The Resource Heat : a global investigation, produced and reported by Martin Smith ; written by Martin Smith ; a Frontline co-production with RAINmedia, Inc. ; a production of WGBH Boston, (videorecording)

Heat : a global investigation, produced and reported by Martin Smith ; written by Martin Smith ; a Frontline co-production with RAINmedia, Inc. ; a production of WGBH Boston, (videorecording)

Label
Heat : a global investigation
Title
Heat
Title remainder
a global investigation
Statement of responsibility
produced and reported by Martin Smith ; written by Martin Smith ; a Frontline co-production with RAINmedia, Inc. ; a production of WGBH Boston
Title variation
Global investigation
Contributor
Screenwriter
Producer
Reporter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Under pressure from governments, green groups, and investors, big businesses, such as the oil and coal companies, electric utilities, and automobile manufacturers, are promising to reshape their approach to the environment, climate change, and carbon emissions. Shows how some corporations around the world are fighting to fend off new regulations while others are repositioning themselves to meet these challenges. Visits the melting glaciers of the Himalayas, Chinese coal companies, Indian SUV makers, and American oil giants, among other locations
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Frontline (Television program)
Date time place
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Frontline on Oct. 21, 2008
Dewey number
333.79/15
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
TD195.E49
LC item number
H43 2008
PerformerNote
Reporter, Martin Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Martin
  • Rain Media, Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
120
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  • Energy development
  • Global warming
  • Industrial management
  • Fossil fuels
  • Power resources
  • Energy policy
  • Electric power production
Technique
live action
Label
Heat : a global investigation, produced and reported by Martin Smith ; written by Martin Smith ; a Frontline co-production with RAINmedia, Inc. ; a production of WGBH Boston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This film is presented in 'widescreen' format. The black bars on the top and bottom of the screen are normal"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Will America summon the political will?
  • Watching the world change
  • Fossil fuels : the engine of our lives
  • Ten years to reverse course
  • America's addiction to coal
  • Cars : 2nd largest source of carbon emissions
  • Big Oil
  • Two instructive lessons from the past
  • Carbon-free power
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9780793694990
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010009
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FRL62613
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn270775500
  • (OCoLC)270775500
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC, Stereo.; anamorphic widescreen format, Enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Heat : a global investigation, produced and reported by Martin Smith ; written by Martin Smith ; a Frontline co-production with RAINmedia, Inc. ; a production of WGBH Boston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
"This film is presented in 'widescreen' format. The black bars on the top and bottom of the screen are normal"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Will America summon the political will?
  • Watching the world change
  • Fossil fuels : the engine of our lives
  • Ten years to reverse course
  • America's addiction to coal
  • Cars : 2nd largest source of carbon emissions
  • Big Oil
  • Two instructive lessons from the past
  • Carbon-free power
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9780793694990
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010009
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FRL62613
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn270775500
  • (OCoLC)270775500
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC, Stereo.; anamorphic widescreen format, Enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Video recording format
DVD

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