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Hubbert's Peak
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Kenneth S. Deffeyes
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-19 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

In 2001, Kenneth Deffeyes made a grim prediction: world oil production would reach a peak within the next decade--and there was nothing anyone could do to stop it. Deffeyes's claim echoed the work of geophysicist M. King Hubbert, who in 1956 predicted that U.S. oil production would reach its highest
Beyond Oil
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Kenneth S. Deffeyes
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-13 - Publisher: Hill and Wang

"This book explains both why the decline of our most precious fuel is inevitable and how challenging it will be to cope with what comes next."—Richard E. Smalley, University Professor, Rice University, and 1996 Nobel laureate With world oil production about to peak and inexorably head toward steep decline, what
The Future of Fossil Fuels
Language: en
Pages: 30
Authors: Kenneth S. Deffeyes
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-29 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

As debates about the effects of fossil fuels on our climate and foreign policy intensify, the question of just how much longer we can depend on this finite source of energy becomes more and more pressing. This selection from Hubbert's Peak, the leading book on the limits of our oil
Hubbert's Peak
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: J. J. Ritonya
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-23 - Publisher: JJ Ritonya

James Campbell has lived 3 lives. His 1st life occurred when things were normal. Gas was abundant in the U.S. and the American Way of Life was intact. His 2nd life was during the Oil Wars. James joined the local army in hopes of providing shelter for his family. His
Hubbert'S Peak: The Impending World Oil Shortage
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Hubbert's Peak
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher:

Geophysicist M. King Hubbert Predicted In 1956 That U.S. Oil Production Would Reach Its Highest Level In The Early 1970S. Though Roundly Criticized By Oil Experts And Economists, Hubbert S Prediction Came True In 1970. In This Revised And Updated Edition Reflecting The Latest Information On The World Supply Of