The Global Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization for global issues and frontier problems in science organized the November 1994 conference. Among the specific objectives of the presentations: assessment of the increase and diversification in the use of electricity, of the technological prospects for clean energy sources, and of the roles of nonmarket forces. The contributors also study cost impact and national security implications, provide analysis of transition from fossil to electrical transportation, assess the role of nuclear energy, and discuss optimal use of plutonium and HEU from dismantled warheads. The index is brief. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.