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Brandt, A.R. How does energy resource depletion affect prosperity? Mathematics of a minimum energy return on investment (EROI). Biophysical Economics and Resource Quality. DOI: 10.1007/s41247-017-0019-y

Clack, C.T. M, Qvist, S. A., Apt, J., Bazilian, M., Brandt, A. R., Caldeira, K., Davis, S. J., Diakov, V., Handschy, M. A., Hines, P. D. H., Jaramillo, P., Kammen, D. M., Long, J. C. S., Morgan, M. G., Reed, A., Sivaram, V., Sweeney, J., Tynan, G. R., Victor, D. G., Weyant, J. P., Whitacre, J. F.  Evaluation of a proposal for reliable low-cost grid power with 100% wind, water, and solar. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1610381114

*Kolster, C., M.S. Masnadi, S. Krevor, N. MacDowell, and A.R. Brandt. CO2 enhanced oil recovery: a catalyst for gigatonne-scale carbon capture and storage deployment? Energy & Environmental Science. DOI: 10.1039/c7ee02102j

Masnadi, M.S., Brandt, A.R. Energetic productivity dynamics of global super-giant oilfields. Energy & Environmental Science, 2017. DOI:10.1039/C7EE01031A


Brandt, A.R., Sun, Y., Bharadwaj, S., Livingston, D., Tan, E., Gordon, D. (2015) Energy return on investment (EROI) for forty global oilfields using a detailed engineering-based model of oil production. PLOSone. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144141.

Brandt, A.R., Yeskoo, T.E., Vafi, K. (2015) Net energy analysis of Bakken crude oil production using a well-level engineering-based model. Energy. DOI: 10.1016/

Englander, J.G., Brandt, A.R., Elgowainy, A., Cai, H., Han, J., Yeh, S., Wang, M.Q. (2015). Oil sands energy intensity assessment using facility-level data. Energy & Fuels. DOI: 10.1021/acs.energyfuels.5b00175

McNally, M.S., Brandt, A.R. (2015). The productivity and potential future recovery of the Bakken formation of North Dakota. Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources. DOI:10.1016/j.juogr.2015.04.002


Carbajales-Dale, M., Barnhart, C.J., Brandt, A.R., Benson, S.M. (2014). A better currency for investing in a sustainable future. Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/nclimate2285 


Brandt, A.R., Dale, M., Barnhart, C.J. (2013) Calculating systems-scale energy efficiency and energy returns: a bottom-up matrix-based approach. Energy. DOI: 10.1016/

Brandt, A.R., Millard-Ball, A., Ganser, M., Gorelick, S. (2013). Peak oil demand: The role of fuel efficiency and alternative fuels in a global oil production decline. Environmental Science & Technology. DOI: 10.1021/es401419t

Englander, J., Brandt, A.R., Bharadwaj, S. (2013). Historical trends in greenhouse gas emissions of the Alberta oil sands (1970-2010). Environmental Research Letters 8 (4), art. no. 044036,. DOI: 10.10.1088/1748-9326/8/4/044036

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