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  • A Profile of the Oil and Gas Industryby Linda Herkenhoff

    Business Expert Press 2013; US$ 19.95

    Oil and gas are important to every aspect of our economy, yet the oil and gas industry is distinguished by its combination of increasing demands and decreasing discovery volumes--and it is an industry shrouded in an environment of extremely volatile pricing. Although the profits enjoyed by the oil and gas industry are enormous, the industry remains... more...

  • Sustainable Management of Mining Operationsby J.A. Botin

    SME 2009; US$ 119.00

    The pressure is on to enhance corporate reputations, achieve higher operational efficiency, improve planning and control, gain access to mineral resources, build trust with stakeholders, attract financing, recruit and retain a quality workforce, and lower costs. Sustainable Management of Mining Operations provides a holistic, practical approach to... more...

  • Oil's Endless Bidby Dan Dicker

    Wiley 2011; US$ 34.95

    Expert analysis of rising oil prices and the out-of-control oil markets that jeopardize both national security and the economy The price of oil is negatively impacting both companies and consumers. In Oil's Endless Bid: Taming the Unreliable Price of Energy to Secure Our Economy , energy analyst Dan Dicker recalls his experiences as an oil trader... more...

  • An Oil and Gas Modelby Noureddine Krichene

    International Monetary Fund 2007; US$ 9.00

    This paper formulated a short-run model, with an explicit role for monetary policy, for analyzing world oil and gas markets. The model described carefully the parameters of these markets and their vulnerability to business cycles. Estimates showed that short-run demand for oil and gas was price- inelastic, relatively income-elastic, and was influenced... more...

  • Petroleum Fiscal Systems and Contractsby Muhammed Mazeel

    Diplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 57.36

    The petroleum fiscal system for a country is essentially the taxation structure, including royalty payments, that has been established by legislation. More broadly, the fiscal system includes all aspects of the contractual and taxation framework that governs the relationship between the host government and an international oil company. Worldwide, there... more...

  • Chancen und Risiken der Produktion von Biodiesel aus der Sicht eines mittelständischen Produzentenby Christian Harms-Ensink

    Diplomica Verlag 2008; US$ 45.02

    Hauptbeschreibung Der Klimawandel, weltweite Energieknappheit, steigende Energiepreise sowie Risiken der Versorgungssicherheit aufgrund politischer Unruhen und Naturkatastrophen lenken alternative Energieträger in die öffentliche Diskussion wie nie zuvor. Die Auseinandersetzung um die künftige Energieversorgung bestimmt zusehends die politische Debatte.... more...

  • Die Scheich-AGby Michael Backfisch

    Campus Verlag 2011; US$ 17.74

    Hauptbeschreibung Die Golfstaaten gelten als gesellschaftlich zurückgebliebene, aber wirtschaftlich extrem erfolgreiche Öl-Imperien. Doch die Scheichs planen bereits fieberhaft für die Zeit nach dem »schwarzen Gold«. Solartechnik, Flugzeugbau, Computerchips und energiesparendes Bauen zählen zu den Schlüsselbranchen der Zukunft. Dabei spielen deutsche... more...

  • Energie in der modernen Gesellschaftby Thomas Kroll; Hendrik Ehrhardt

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2012; US$ 31.22

    Die Gegenwartsbedeutung der Energiefrage liegt seit der Ölkrise von 1973 und den Wachstumskrisen der 1980er Jahre auf der Hand. Die Beiträge dieses Bandes schlagen erstmals Schneisen in das Feld der zeithistorischen Energieforschung. Im Mittelpunkt ihrer Analyse stehen die Fragen, wie sich die Auffassung von Energie seit den 1970er Jahren im westlichen... more...

  • Energy Infrastructure and Policy Options for a Sustainable Futureby Michael Rodi

    Lexxion Verlagsgesellschaft mbH 2012; US$ 37.10

    Hauptbeschreibung The combined edition of 2009-2010 of the international and inter disciplinary Summer Academy proceedings sheds light on major challenges in the fi eld of energy and the environment: climate policy, renewable energy and grid related questions. The collection of articles begins with an overview of efforts in the field of international... more...

  • Beteiligungscontrolling in der Gaswirtschaftby Christoph Janssen

    BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2010; US$ 19.12

    Hauptbeschreibung Mit der Aufnahme von Explorations- und Produktionsaktivitäten (E&P) in der deutschen Gaswirtschaft wird versucht, eine Verbesserung der Versorgungssicherheit in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland durch vertikale Integration zu erzielen. Dem Beteiligungscontrolling dieser spezifischen Interessen kommt erhebliche materielle und strategische... more...