This book offers a revealing picture of the myths and realities of the energy world by one of our most renowned energy experts and managers.
* Comprises 11 chapters, each on a specific type of primary fuel, from oil and coal to more eco-friendly alternatives
* Helpful appendixes provide additional data and other useful information
* Offers references for works cited and further reading
* Includes a comprehensive index
* 26 tables marshal global data for quick and easy comprehension by general readers
* The English edition is extensively updated and augmented by the author compared to the original Italian edition
Leonardo Maugeri, PhD, is senior executive vice president of strategies and development at Eni SpA, one of the world's leading international oil and gas companies and Italy's largest industrial company.