Synopses & Reviews
Ann Chambers gives you a history of these two converging industries and an overview of the factors forcing them together?political, regulatory, technical, and economic. She covers other fuels competing for market share in the electric industry, the merchant power uprising, distributed generation, and strategies for creating value in the new Btu stream. Contents: ? Introduction ? Natural gas history ? Transportation and storage ? Exploration, drilling, and production ? Trading ? Natural gas basics ? Electric power history ? Deregulation ? Convergence ? Power plant basics ? Power generation technologies ? Competing fuels and environmental factors ? Merchant plants ? Distributed generation ? Conclusion
There is a growing interdependence between the natural gas and electric power industries. This convergence is forming a new energy business. This book by bestselling author Ann Chambers provides basic introduction to both natural gas electric and explains their reliance on each other.
Table of Contents
Natural gas history -- Exploration, drilling, and production -- Transportation and storage -- Trading -- Natural gas basics -- Electric power history -- Deregulation -- Convergence -- Power plant basics -- Power generation technologies -- Competing fuels and environmental factors -- Merchant plants -- Distributed generation.