The modern world is totally dependent on a continuing supply of energy from oil and other fossil fuels.However, recent natural disasters, global political upheavals, price hikes in the cost of gas, heating oil and electricity, and the eye-watering cost of filling up a car are signposts toward an unexpected, different, energy-constrained future. The central theme of this book is this: as traditional energy sources and in particular oil start to run short, we are sleepwalking into an energy crisis which will have farreaching effects on every part of the modern world. Christians and the church will have to grapple with these issues if we want to understand the context in which we will live, worship, minister and witness in the years ahead. In this book we aim to raise awareness of apeak oila and its consequences amongst Christians, and to prepare the church in practical ways for the energy constraints of the future.(2010 and 2013) comes up with an even larger figure, and there is every reason to believe the problem would be as substantial in other countries. Turning our ... Pure electric cars still dona#39;t have much range between charges - currently about 100 miles (160 km). This isna#39;t so ... The nearest car to these in our view is a VW Golf hatchback which can be picked up new for about Ap9000 cheaper. The cost of anbsp;...
|Title||:||No Oil In The Lamp|
|Author||:||Andy Mellen, Neil Hollow|
|Publisher||:||Andrews UK Limited - 2013-08-14|