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3: Fossil Fuels and Thermal Engines
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- 3.1: Fossil Fuel Resources
- 3.2: How much energy there is in fossil fuels?
- 3.2.1: How much CO2 is released by burning various fuels
- 3.3: Heat Engines
- 3.4: The Efficiency of Thermal Engines
- 3.4.1: The First Law of Thermodynamics.
- 3.4.2: Entropy
- 3.4.3: The Second Law of Thermodynamics
- 3.4.4: Sad Consequences of the Second Law
- 3.4.5: The Efficiency of an Ideal Thermal Engine
- 3.4.6: Even sadder news