• Table of Content
  • Table of Figures
  • Abbreviations
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Sources and Usage of Energy
  • 2.1 Medieval Energy Usage
  • 2.2 Development of Energy Usage
  • 3 Correlation between Population, GDP and Energy
  • 3.1 Energy Consumption and GDP
  • 3.2 Energy Consumption, GDP and Population
  • 4 Energy Scenarios
  • 4.1 U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
  • 4.2 Hubbert-Peak
  • 4.3 Consequences
  • 5 Sustainable Development
  • 5.1 Sustainable Development
  • 5.2 Efficiency, Sufficiency and Consistency
  • 6 The Sun as Energy Source
  • 7 Implications for Transport: Discontinuities and Disruptive Technologies
  • 8 Summary and Outlook
  • Bibliography