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Not in Anybody’s Backyard

 The EPA’s new oil refinery rules are another half-step toward environmental justice.

Scots lost out in UK oil and gas endgame

Those 24 Gboe (oil and gas) hotly debated during the independence campaign appear to be largely exagerated because half of that includes additional and …

Climate Reckoning: My Own Private Coal Story

The takeaway: Strip-mining more than stripped the land; it stripped the traces of any human contact.

Peak Oil Review - Sept 29

 A weekly update, including -Oil and the Global Economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Ukraine -Quotes of the Week -The Briefs

Strictly Business: Why £50 Divestment of Oil Stocks Makes Sense

Although many supporters of oil and gas will no doubt try to shift the focus claiming such divestments could only be driven by an ethical stance, their case …

Anti-coal campaigners continue to win in the Northwest

There is an adage commonly spoken in many activist circles: Think global, act local. And several communities across the Northwest, linked together in their …

Peak oil notes - Sept 25

A mid-week update. New York oil futures took a jump on Wednesday after the EIA reported that US crude inventories fell by an unexpected 4.3 million barrels last week as US refinery operations …

The Oiliness of Everything: Invisible Oil and Energy Payback Time.

You can’t understand the predicament we’re in until you can see the oil that saturates every single aspect of our life. What follows is a life …

Power to the People? Not if utilities have their say.

Solar capacity is growing. Rapidly.

Oil Companies Quietly Prepare For a Future of Carbon Pricing

The major oil companies in the U.S. have not had to pay a price for the contribution their products make to climate change. But internal accounting by the …

Paul Krugman’s Errors and Omissions

In a New York Times op-ed published September 18 titled “Errors and Emissions,” economist-columnist Paul Krugman took a swipe at my organization, Post Carbon Institute, lumping us …
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