lec18 - ES 2 W 09 Lec#18 Energy Basics Readings:K&B Ch10...

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1 ES 2 W 09 Lec #18: Energy Basics Readings:K&B Ch10; M&K p160-167; SR: Goodstein, 2005: I. Introduction: energy justice, supply security, climate II. Sustainability goals in the context of energy III. IV. Where does energy come from ? 1. Biomass 2. Fossil fuel 3. Nuclear V. Global annual energy use Energy Anchors Everything We Do And How We Live Energy Anchors Everything We Do And How We Live Modern energy is a true elixir of life: Petroleum creates transportation Natural gas (CH 4 ) creates instant , high efficiency heat CH 4 liquids create petrochemicals creating ‘things’ Fossil, nuclear and renewable energy create electricity ENERGY ENERGY IS BOTH AN ULTIMATE RESOURSE and a Pernicious Pollutant
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2 Santa Barbara Oil Spill Represented Black Friday for West Coast Energy • January 29, 1969: A day of importance for all of us: A blowout in Santa Barbara Channel created the first significant offshore oil spill for drilling or producing oil in 22 years of offshore
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2009 for the course ENV S 2 taught by Professor Keller during the Winter '09 term at UCSB.

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lec18 - ES 2 W 09 Lec#18 Energy Basics Readings:K&B Ch10...

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