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Author Aleklett, Kjell, 1945-
Title Peeking at peak oil [electronic resource] / Kjell Aleklett ; illustrated by Olle Qvennerstedt ; translated by Michael Lardelli.
Published New York : Springer, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  TN871 .A44 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource. (xx, 336 p.) ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Contents Introduction -- Peak Oil -- A World Addicted to Oil -- The Global Oil and Gas Factory -- The Art of Discovering an Oilfield -- The Oil Industry's Vocabulary -- The Art of Producing (Extracting) Oil -- The Size of the Tap: The Laws of Physics and Economics -- The Elephants: The Giant Oil Fields -- Unconventional Oil, NGL, and the Mitigation Wedge -- Peak of the Oil Age -- Oil from Deep Water: The Tail End of Extraction -- Peeking at Saudi Arabia: "Twilight in the Desert" -- Russia and the USA: The Oil Pioneers -- China and Peak Oil -- Peak Transportation -- Peak Oil and Climate Change -- Why Military and Intelligence Agencies Are "Peeking at Peak Oil" -- How Can We Live with Peak Oil? -- An Inconvenient Swede.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 12, 2012).
Language Translated from the Dutch.
Subject Hubbert peak theory.
Related Names Qvennerstedt, Olle.
Related To Print version: Aleklett, Kjell. Peeking at peak oil. New York : Springer, 2012. Aleklett, Kjell. Peeking at peak oil. New York ; London : Springer, 2012 9781461434238
ISBN 9781461434245 (electronic bk.)
1461434246 (electronic bk.)