The Spanish Oil Industry: Structural Change and

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Crude oil (called "petroleum") is easier to get out of the ground than coal, as it can flow along pipes. Average Price of Electricity to Ultimate Customers” b) Dataset: “CPI Detailed Report Data for December 2015.” U. Moving forward, we will be faced with some uneasy questions: Will consumers be willing to pay for more reliable, cleaner energy? And although fossil fuels have become synonymous with modern industrial society, their potential to solve some of the challenges of everyday existence has been understood throughout history.

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Publisher: Purdue University Press; 1St Edition edition (August 20, 2003)

ISBN: 9051703090

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