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Oil reserves and resources as function of oil price

Motorists enjoy lower prices at the pump. How long will that continue?

Peak Oil Review - Aug 29 2016

 A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including: -Oil and the global economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Nigeria -Venezuela -The Briefs

Fracking and Health: What we Know from Pennsylvania's Gas Boom

Tensions between economic development, energy policy and environmental and health concerns are common in public health’s history. Often, economic and energy …

Peak Oil Review: A Midweek Update - 24th Aug 2016

 A midweek update. It has been a volatile three days for oil with prices falling on Monday, rebounding on Tuesday, and falling again on Wednesday.

How We Went on an Energy Diet, and What We Lost (and Gained!)

In which I reveal the changes in our household energy usage from 2003 through 2015 and how we achieved them.

Five Billion Years of Energy Supply: the "Stereosphere" and the Upcoming Photovoltaic Revolution

Both the biosphere and the stereosphere use solar light as the energy potential necessary to keep the metabolic cycle going and they build-up metabolic structures using nutrients taken from the …

Peak Oil Review - Aug 22 2016

 A weekly roundup of peak oil  news, including: -Oil and the Global Economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Russia -Nigeria -Venezuela -The Briefs

Limitless imagination and physical limits

How do we distinguish those ideas that are forever going to remain in the realm of fiction and those that can become concrete reality? Of those that are possible how do we determine which won't …

Some Reflections on the Twilight of the Oil Age (part III)

The impact of the Tooth Fairy Syndrome is all the more felt in the main media and among politicians – with the end result that so many lay people (and …

Peak Oil Review: A Midweek Update - 18th Aug 2016

 A midweek update. Oil prices climbed for the fifth straight day on Wednesday after a drop in the US crude and gasoline inventories and a weaker dollar added to the clamor about the …

Facts and Falsehoods in Energy Transition  

We...try to separate fact from falsehoods in this wide-ranging interview. It might even change your mind about a few things.
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