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  • 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...

  • Developments in Steelmaking Capacity of Non-OECD Economies 2010by OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 210.00

    This publication is a two-yearly report on trends in the steelmaking capacity in economies that are not members of the OECD. This report examines the current steelmaking capacity of these economies and likely changes therein up to the year 2012. Developments in Steelmaking Capacity of Non-OECD Economies includes an appendix containing detailed information... more...

  • Petrochemical Economicsby Duncan Seddon

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 128.00

    This compendium gives an overview of the technologies and economics in the production of olefins in the petrochemical industries. It highlights the options and costs for producing olefins using different technologies and different feedstocks at a time when the cost of carbon dioxide emissions are set to be included in the production cost. Industry... more...

  • Die deutsche Kohlenkrise im nationalen und transatlantischen Kontextby Petra Dolata-Kreutzkamp

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 69.99

    Das Buch stellt die erste Phase der bundesdeutschen Kohlenkrise von 1958-1963 in ihrer nationalen und internationalen Dimension dar. Die Rolle deutscher und amerikanischer Akteure sowie die Bedeutung europäischer Handlungszwänge werden exemplarisch anhand der Diskussionen um einen Kohleneinfuhrstopp dargestellt. more...

  • Oil Information 2011by OECD Publishing; International Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 231.00

    A comprehensive reference book on current developments in oil supply and demand. The first part provides data on world production, trade, prices and consumption of major oil product groups, with time series back to the early 1970s. The second part gives a more detailed and comprehensive picture of oil supply, demand, trade, production and consumption... more...

  • Coal Information 2011by OECD Publishing; International Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 231.00

    Coal Information provides a comprehensive review of historical and current market trends in the world coal sector, including 2010 preliminary data. An Introduction, notes, definitions and auxiliary information are provided in Part I. Part II of the publication provides a review of the world coal market in 2009, while Part III provides a statistical... more...

  • The Natural Gas Industry in Appalachiaby David A. Waples

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 45.00

    The large scale, practical uses of natural gas were initially introduced by innovators Joseph Pew and George Westinghouse for the steel and glass industries in Pittsburgh, and local gas companies evolved from individual wells to an interstate supply network acquired by Rockefeller's Standard Oil interests. Natural gas is now a prevalent part of... more...

  • Finding Oilby Brian Frehner

    UNP - Nebraska 2011; US$ 50.00

    Brian Frehner is an assistant professor of history at Oklahoma State University. He received a Bill and Rita Clements Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship for the Study of Southwestern America in 2004?5 and is the coeditor of Indians and Energy: Exploitation and Opportunity in the American Southwest . more...

  • Sun Riseby Rick George; John Lawrence Reynolds

    HarperCollins Canada 2012; Not Available

    Over its twenty years with president and CEO Rick George at the helm, Suncor Energy went from being Canada?s ?unluckiest oil company? to a stock market darling and the second-largest publicly traded corporation in the country. Both a contrarian and an optimist, George often made multibillion-dollar moves despite deep skepticism within the industry.... more...

  • Sun Riseby Rick George; John Lawrence Reynolds

    HarperCollins Canada 2012; US$ 15.99

    Over its twenty years with president and CEO Rick George at the helm, Suncor Energy went from being Canada?s ?unluckiest oil company? to a stock market darling and the second-largest publicly traded corporation in the country. Both a contrarian and an optimist, George often made multibillion-dollar moves despite deep skepticism within the industry.... more...