oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Energy, pollution and transport
|Article Title||Energy, pollution and transport|
|© Publisher:||South African Institution Of Civil Engineering (SAICE)|
|Journal||Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese|
|Affiliations||1 Rand Daily Mail, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Feb 1974|
|Pages||33 - 38|
|Keyword(s)||Chemical communication, Ecological cycles, Energy consumption, Fuel limitations, Hydro-electric power, Hydrocarbons, Lead, Neurotoxin, Noise pollution, Nuclear fission, Oil, Petrol, Sea pollution, Solar radiation and Supersonic aircraft|
The paper argues that, on a global basis, transportation has had a major impact on the earth. Transport is discussed against the background of the population explosion, economic growth and the limits on the earth of certain critical resources and in its ability to purify the evergrowing pollution.
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