Energy Supply and Pipeline Transportation : Challenges and Opportunities
Focusing on the economic and global issues pertaining to delivery of energy resources, particularly fossil fuels such as oil, gas, and coal, this book contains a wealth of data and graphical materials based on many years of research in the energy supply and transportation field. The book will cover four major topics: Energy Sources and Supplies, Market Demand by Region, Energy Transportation Modes & Issues, and Pipeline Transportation. The primary audience for this book includes engineering designers, planners, managers and executives in the pipeline, oil & gas, and coal industries, including both energy suppliers and producers, as well as researchers in the field who are concerned with current and future economic and global trends. Graduate students and early-career engineers may also find this to be a useful overview and introduction to the energy supply industry.
- Paperback | 213 pages
- 178 x 260 x 18mm | 621.42g
- 15 Jun 2008
- American Society of Mechanical Engineers,U.S.
- Fairfield, United States
Table of contents
1. Energy Transportation Issues; 2. Global Energy Sources & Supplies; 3. Market Regions - Demand Locations - Emissions; 4. Transportation Modes; 5. Coal Transportation; 6. Oil & Gas Transportation Modes; 7. Security of Supply and Transportation - Safety Records; 8. Units of Measure & Glossary of Terms; References; Appendices.