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Beyond oil and gas : the methanol economy
Título:
Beyond oil and gas : the methanol economy
Información de publicación:
Weinheim : Wiley-VCH, 2006.
Descripción física:
xiv, 290 p. : il., diagrs.
Contenido:
Coal in the industrial revolution, and beyond -- History of oil and natural gas: oil extraction and exploration. Natural gas -- Fossil fuel resources and uses: coal. Oil. Tar Sands. Oil shale. Natural gas. Coalbed methane. Tight sands and shales. Methane hydrates. Outlook -- Diminishing oil and gas reserves -- The continuing need for hydrocarbons and their products: fractional distillation. Thermal cracking -- Fossil fuels and climate change -- Renewable energy sources and atomic energy -- The hydrogen economy and its limitations -- The "Methanol Economy": General aspects -- Methanol as a fuel and energy carrier -- Production of methanol from syn-gas to carbon dioxide -- Methanol-based chemicals, synthetic hydrocarbons and materials -- Future perspectives.
ISBN:
3527312757
Formato:
Libros
Idioma:
Inglés
Fecha de publicación:
2006