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The Resource Blowout in the Gulf : the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America, William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling

Blowout in the Gulf : the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America, William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling

Label
Blowout in the Gulf : the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America
Title
Blowout in the Gulf
Title remainder
the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America
Statement of responsibility
William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains both the disaster and the decisions that led up to it and argues that for the future the emphasis needs to be on prevention and that risk-management policies be based on better understandings of humans and hardware
Cataloging source
MYG
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Freudenburg, William R
Dewey number
363.738/28
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gramling, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010
  • Oil spills
  • Drilling platforms
  • Offshore oil industry
Label
Blowout in the Gulf : the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America, William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-223) and index
Contents
Prologue: The deep-water horror zone -- 1. A question for our time -- 2. The Macondo mess -- 3. Stored sunlight and its risks -- 4. Colonel of an industry -- 5. Barons and barrels -- 6. Off the edge in all directions -- 7. "Energy independence" -- 8. To know us is to love us? -- 9. Cleaning up -- 10. Today and tomorrow
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780262015837
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • DSS0204881
  • 673292
Label
Blowout in the Gulf : the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America, William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-223) and index
Contents
Prologue: The deep-water horror zone -- 1. A question for our time -- 2. The Macondo mess -- 3. Stored sunlight and its risks -- 4. Colonel of an industry -- 5. Barons and barrels -- 6. Off the edge in all directions -- 7. "Energy independence" -- 8. To know us is to love us? -- 9. Cleaning up -- 10. Today and tomorrow
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780262015837
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • DSS0204881
  • 673292

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