This guide provides to students the resources to track and analyze companies within the energy industry as well as locate articles and news items on energy sources, regulatory and environmental issues and other issues pertinent to the energy industry.
Call Number: Moody Moody General Collection HD9560.5 .B494 2012
Publication Date: 2012-03-22
This concise, accessible introduction to the history of oil tells the story of how petroleum shaped human life since it was first discovered leaking inconspicuously from the soil. Leading environmental history specialist Brian C. Black connects the subsequent exploitation of petroleum to patterns in world history while tracing the intricate links between energy and people after 1850.
Call Number: Moody General Collection HD9560 .B49 2005
Publication Date: 2005-11-28
This work brings data together in a coherent study of the future of global oil production and its implications. An examination of U.S. capacity is followed by a look at the production futures of each of the major oil-producing regions: Western Europe, Mexico and Canada, South and Central America, Asia, the Middle East, the former Soviet Union, and Africa.
Figures for crude oil production can be found by doing the following: Under the "Sources and Uses" tab on the EIA homepage, click on "Petroleum and Other Liquids", then look for the Data tab on the next page. On the Data page, look for "Crude Reserves & Production", then "Crude Oil Production". On the Crude Oil Production page, you can view data by state by clicking on the years located in the last column.
The IEA is an autonomous organisation which works to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its 29 member countries and beyond. The IEA homepage provides information on member and nonmember countries and important energy statistics.
BioFuels Atlas is a first-pass visualization tool, created using the Google Maps API, that allows users to explore the potential of biomass-to-biofuels conversions at various locations and scales. Includes the ability to download state-level data and analyze data for specific user-selected geographic areas.