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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...

  • 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...

  • Crude Existenceby Kristin Reed

    University of California Press 2009; US$ 34.95

    After decades of civil war and instability, the African country of Angola is experiencing a spectacular economic boom thanks to its most valuable natural resource: oil. But oil extraction--both on- and offshore--is a toxic remedy for the country's economic ills, with devastating effects on both the environment and traditional livelihoods. Focusing... 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

    Oil has made fortunes, caused wars, and shaped nations. Accordingly, no one questions the idea that the quest for oil is a quest for power. The question we should ask, Finding Oil suggests, is what kind of power prospectors have wanted. This book revises oil’s early history by exploring the incredibly varied stories of the men who pitted themselves... 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...

  • 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...

  • Singapore, the Energy Economyby Weng Hoong Ng

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    Singapore as an economy built on oil? This book presents Singapore as an economy built on the energy industry, and its historical and pivotal role in the world?s oil and gas markets. It provides a comprehensive survey and update of Singapore?s current and recent energy landscape. It analyzes the role of energy in the economy and examine the country?s... more...