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A linear economic model of fuel and energy use in the United States

Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. Energy and Environment Division.

A linear economic model of fuel and energy use in the United States

by Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. Energy and Environment Division.

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Published by The Institute in Palo Alto, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Energy consumption -- United States -- Mathematical models.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementprepared for Electric Power Research Institute by Energy and Environment Division, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, and Operations Research Center, University of California ; principal investigators, C. Roger Glassey, Peter Benenson.
      SeriesFinal report - Electric Power Research Institute ; ES-115
      ContributionsGlassey, C. Roger., Benenson, Peter., California. University. Operations Research Center.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9502.U52 L38 1975
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4946547M
      LC Control Number76374340

      From Treasure to Trash and Back. Now is the time to supplant this linear economic model with a more circular economy that acknowledges Earth’s finite resources. “In the United States Author: Dan Ferber. This research aims to better understand lifestyle changes and the associated energy effects in the United States over the past decade. We find that Americans are increasingly spending more time at home and less time elsewhere. The lifestyle shift led to reduced energy consumption of 1, trillion BTU, % of national demand. This effect is not explicitly captured in current national Cited by:

      given in parentheses. [Source: United Nations Demographic Yearbook, ] For our discussion of energy demand, it is essential that we quantify this rate of growth. A familiar example should be helpful: our savings account. Its growth is illustrated in Figure When the axes are given in normal (linear) units, as shown in Figure a,File Size: 71KB. This paper considers the possibility of both a linear effect and nonlinear effect of energy consumption on economic growth, using data for the period – in Taiwan. We find evidence of a level-dependent effect between the two variables. Allowing for a nonlinear effect of energy consumption growth sheds new light on the explanation of the.

      Energy modeling is the engineering, economics and finance work HmU does to establish the true value of an energy project. Energy modeling and energy economic analysis begins with determining the actual energy production and the value of that energy at the time and location of production. The United States alone uses 24% of the world’s oil per year, yet it makes up only % of the world’s population! In , total worldwide energy consumption was exajoules (×10 18 J=, TWh)—equivalent to an average power usage of 15 terawatts (×10 13 W).


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