Challenged by Carbon: The Oil Industry and Climate Change / Edition 1

Challenged by Carbon: The Oil Industry and Climate Change / Edition 1

by Bryan Lovell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521145597

ISBN-13: 9780521145596

Pub. Date: 12/31/2009

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A unique geological perspective on the oil industry's impact on climate change and its potential role in stabilizing carbon emissions.

Overview

A unique geological perspective on the oil industry's impact on climate change and its potential role in stabilizing carbon emissions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521145596
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/31/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
230
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; Preface; 1. Geologists on the road to Kyoto; 2. A crucial message from 55 million years ago; 3. An Atlantic divide in Big Oil; 4. What is the oil industry supposed to do?; 5. The size of the problem and the scale of the answer; 6. Safe storage: from villain to hero: 6.1 Accepting blemishes; 6.2 Taking responsibility; 6.3 Oil reservoirs to the rescue?; 7. Taking it a decade at a time; 8. The proof in the Puddingstone; References; Index.

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