Books  Sustainable Development  Energy 

Campbell's Atlas of Oil and Gas Depletion

Atlas

By: CJ Campbell (Author)

507 pages, 371 colour & 77 b/w illustrations

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Oct 2012 | Edition: 2 | #198744 | ISBN-13: 9781461435754
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £224.50 $286/€266 approx

About this book

Campbell's Atlas of Oil and Gas Depletion, Second Edition, is the product of a half-century of critical analysis and updating of data on the status of oil and gas depletion by country, region and the world as a whole. Separate analyses of conventional and non-conventional oil and gas, which are depleting at different rates and costs, show when these critical energy sources peak and decline. The Atlas also summarizes the history and political circumstances of each country to assess the impact on oil and gas production and reserves. It contrasts the First Half of the Oil Age, which saw the rapid expansion of the world economy, allowing the population to grow six-fold, with the Second Half, which will witness a general contraction as these easy, high-density energy supplies dwindle. The transition threatens to be a time of great economic, financial and political tensions. The Atlas, which has been compiled and updated by prominent geologist, former oil company executive, and oil analyst Colin Campbell since the 1960s, addresses the need for a reliable and comprehensive database on a subject essential to governments, industry, academia, and the population as a whole as we attempt to adapt to these critically changing circumstances.

 


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Rural Energy Services

NHBS Price: £14.95 $19/€18 approx

Sustainable Energy - Without the Hot Air

NHBS Price: £29.99 $38/€36 approx

Low or Zero Carbon Energy Sources

NHBS Price: £14.95 $19/€18 approx

Innovation for a Low Carbon Economy

NHBS Price: £75.00 $96/€89 approx

Low-Enthalpy Geothermal Resources for Power Generation

NHBS Price: £58.99 $75/€70 approx