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The Resource A Cubic Mile of Oil : Realities and Options for Averting the Looming Global Energy Crisis

A Cubic Mile of Oil : Realities and Options for Averting the Looming Global Energy Crisis

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A Cubic Mile of Oil : Realities and Options for Averting the Looming Global Energy Crisis
Title
A Cubic Mile of Oil
Title remainder
Realities and Options for Averting the Looming Global Energy Crisis
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One cubic mile of oil (CMO) corresponds very closely to the world's current total annual consumption of crude oil. The world's total annual energy consumption - from all energy sources- is currently 3.0 CMO. By the middle of this century the world will need between 6 and 9 CMO of energy per year to provide for its citizens. Adequate energy is needed remove the scourge of poverty and provide food, clothing, and shelter for the people around the world, and more will be needed for measures to mitigate the potential effects of climate change such as building dikes and desalinating water. A Cubic M
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Crane, Hewitt
Dewey number
333.79
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ163.2
LC item number
.C73 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Kinderman, Edwin
  • Malhotra, Ripudaman
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  • Energy policy
  • Petroleum reserves
  • Power resources
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SCIENCE
  • Energy policy
  • Petroleum reserves
  • Power resources
Label
A Cubic Mile of Oil : Realities and Options for Averting the Looming Global Energy Crisis
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; The Authors; List of Exhibits; Some Common Energy Conversion Factors; Symbols and Abbreviations; Chapter 1 Introduction; PART I: ENERGY USE; Chapter 2 Historical Energy Development and Future Dilemmas; Chapter 3 Energy Today; Chapter 4 Energy Needs to 2050; PART II: ENERGY RESOURCES; Chapter 5 Our Energy Inheritance: Fossil Fuels; Chapter 6 Our Energy Inheritance: Nuclear Power; Chapter 7 Our Energy Income: Geothermal, Hydropower, Wind, Solar, and Biomass; PART III: THE PATH FORWARD; Chapter 8 Energy Efficiency and Conservation; Chapter 9 The Path Forward; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G
  • Hi; j; k; l; m; n; o; p; q; r; s; t; u; v; w; y; z
Control code
645939983
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199717040
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612613364
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261336
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645939983
Label
A Cubic Mile of Oil : Realities and Options for Averting the Looming Global Energy Crisis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; The Authors; List of Exhibits; Some Common Energy Conversion Factors; Symbols and Abbreviations; Chapter 1 Introduction; PART I: ENERGY USE; Chapter 2 Historical Energy Development and Future Dilemmas; Chapter 3 Energy Today; Chapter 4 Energy Needs to 2050; PART II: ENERGY RESOURCES; Chapter 5 Our Energy Inheritance: Fossil Fuels; Chapter 6 Our Energy Inheritance: Nuclear Power; Chapter 7 Our Energy Income: Geothermal, Hydropower, Wind, Solar, and Biomass; PART III: THE PATH FORWARD; Chapter 8 Energy Efficiency and Conservation; Chapter 9 The Path Forward; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G
  • Hi; j; k; l; m; n; o; p; q; r; s; t; u; v; w; y; z
Control code
645939983
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199717040
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612613364
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
261336
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645939983

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