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Name: Fossil Fuel (Oil)
ID: m41735
Language: English (en)
Summary: In this module, the following topics are covered: 1) the global dependence of transportation on oil, 2) the threat to energy security posed by concentration of oil in a few countries, 3) the challenge of capturing carbon emissions from transportation and the value of replacing oil with an alternate, such as biofuel or electricity.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Energy Carrier
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: George Crabtree (tgilles@uillinois.edu)
Copyright Holders: U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative (tgilles@uillinois.edu)
Maintainers: U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative (tgilles@uillinois.edu)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Dec 6, 2011 5:58 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jul 19, 2012 5:49 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.3 Jul 19, 2012 5:49 pm -0500 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
Changes:
1) Fix BOLD for Figures, 2) Change Section to Module and add link in "was discussed in Section 8.1.", 3) Fix capitalization of glossary terms (MWL)

Version: 1.2 Jan 18, 2012 10:05 am -0600 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
Changes:
Added Google Analytics tracking code

Version: 1.1 Dec 14, 2011 12:00 pm -0600 by U of I Open Source Textbook Initiative
Changes:
Created module (mwl)

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