The Big Flatline: Oil and the No-Growth Economy by Jeff

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Page 1: “Energy being an ingredient for any economic activity, its availability or lack of it affects the society and consequently, there are greater societal concerns and influences affecting the sector.” Page 4: “The key role of the energy sector in the economic activities of any economy arises because of the mutual interdependence between economic activities and energy. S. homes are 30% larger but consume about as much energy as older homes.” U. The McKee facilities are used for the provision of utilities and for treating condensate, water and LTS liquids.

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