Unformatted text preview: th century? On page 43 Goodstein lists “common myths” about energy. Do you agree? Can we correct those statements to make them truths? • The greenhouse effect and global warming are bad. • There’s enough fossil fuel in the ground to last for hundred’s of years. • Two (four) dollars a gallon is too much to pay for gasoline. • Oil is produced by oil companies. • When we do run out of oil, the marketplace will ensure that it’s replaced by something else. • Nuclear energy is bad. • We can help by conserving energy; otherwise, there’ll be an energy crisis....
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- Fall '08
- Coal, 21st century, American Petroleum Institute, Hubbert’s Peak