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Peak Oil and Transportation

  • Alice J. FriedemannEmail author
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Energy book series (BRIEFSENERGY)

Abstract

Peak oil doesn’t mean “running out of oil.” There will be lots of oil in the ground indefinitely. Peak oil occurs when oil production begins to inexorably decline, either for a field, a nation, or in the most common use, globally. Clearly, this will happen someday, because oil is finite.

Keywords

Decline Rate Commercial Transportation Horizontal Drilling Royal Dutch Shell Crash Program 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.OaklandUSA

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