In 'Addicted to Oil', Ian Rutledge explores the political, economic and social ramifications of the motorisation of the US... Læs mere
Over 70 per cent of the world's oil shale resources occur in the United States. This title looks at developments in oil shale which is the largest untapped domestic resource with the greatest potential to decrease our dependence on foreign oil.
This book is about exploration for oil and gas and focuses particularly on seismic exploration in the hunt for hydrocarbons.
Petroleum is not as easy to find as it used to be. In order to locate and develop reserves efficiently, ita s vital that... Læs mere
This volume deals with the big picture of regional water supplies, how they become contaminated, how they can be protected and... Læs mere
Provides a comprehensive introduction to the upstream industry, drawing together the various inter-disciplinary links within the industry. This... Læs mere
One of the four elements of classical antiquity, water is central to the environment of our planet. In this book, the author writes of water's origins,... Læs mere
Focuses on research from around the world on petroleum science including the origin and accumulation of petroleum (natural gas); petroleum (natural... Læs mere
As it has grown in length and level through successive edtions, the same author's Introduction to Ore Geology (now Ore... Læs mere
Leading experts in water-related fields have come together to make Water Encyclopedia a one-stop,... Læs mere
From cell phones to cars and roadways, metal pots to wall tiles, minerals and mining have become central to modern North American... Læs mere