Every aspect of our economies depends on cheap energy

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Unformatted text preview: replaced human and animal labor in the manufacture and transporta;on of goods. •  Steam engines conver;ng heat energy into forward mo;on was central to this transforma;on. I = P * A * T Oil and Natural Gas -   Accumula;ons of dead marine organisms on the ocean floor were covered by sediments. High pressure and temperature converted them into energy- rich compounds Inven;on of the internal combus;on engine drove a switch towards liquid fuels for genera;on of mechanical power How we use our energy sources today Crude oil can generate mul;ple products fro...
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