Tyler Hamilton writes a weekly green energy and technology column for the "Toronto Star" and a popular blog called "Clean Break." He is the author of "Privacy Payoff." He lives in Toronto.
"Canadian science writer Tyler Hamilton has given the scientific
community working on renewable energy solutions a public relations
boost with his illuminating and important book, "Mad Like Tesla:
Underdog Inventors and Their Relentless Pursuit of Clean Energy"."
--"New York Journal of Books "(September 1, 2011)
"Hamilton's vivid portrait of some of the people touting new technologies offers insight into why they've had trouble finding mainstream acceptance." --"Publishers Weekly" (July 18, 2011)
""Mad Like Tesla" is easy to get through, even for readers with only a basic knowledge of energy issues. Hamilton makes complex technologies comprehensible. . . . this book's strong appeal should transcend all borders." --"Library Journal" (July 1, 2011)
"From the spellbinding introduction, this one had me." --Seth Godin, entrepreneur, author, "Tribes" and "We Are All Weird"
"Each case examined [in "Mad Like Tesla"] is engaging, and each would-be game-changing technology is intriguing, so it's easy enough to get caught up in the often whimsical nature of the inventors' visions and follow Hamilton along on the ride." --"Canadian Geographic" (May 2012)