TITLE

TRANSITION OR BUST: A growing number of visionary Calgarians are preparing for the city's post-peak-oil future

AUTHOR(S)
Richards, Tadzio
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Alberta Views;Apr2011, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the insights of several Calgarians regarding the future of petroleum industry in Calgary, Alberta which depicts production peak and higher prices. It says that geologist David Hughes predicts a negative outcome of the oil industry and suggests awareness to overcome the problem. It mentions that engineer Chris Wade contends the urban form which forces high energy consumption and stresses increased intensity. Moreover, the preparation by citizen-led movements is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
59783223

 

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