A Thousand Barrels A Second
The Coming Oil Break Point and the Challenges Facing An Energy Dependent WorldBook - 2007 | Updated ed
A Powerful Analysis of Our Oil Addiction and a New Direction for Global Energy
In 2006, world oil consumption exceeded one thousand barrels per second-a level with enormous impact on the environment, world economies, investments, and business profitability. A Thousand Barrels a Second examines the future of oil and the nature of our energy supply, revealing how governments, businesses, and individuals can meet the coming challenges with better solutions and innovations.
" A Thousand Barrels a Second is a book that arrives just in time."-U.S. Representative Charles F. Bass, (R-NH), member House Energy and Commerce Committee
"Peter Tertzakian's analysis of world oil is a fascinating reminder that history often foretells the major turning points of the future."-Gwyn Morgan, President & Chief Executive Officer, EnCana Corporation
"An excellent book! In my more than 40 years in the industry I can't think of a publication which has so clearly discussed the global challenges of today's demands and tomorrow's requirements."-Peter Gaffney, Senior Partner, Gaffney, Cline & Associates