A weekly review including: Oil and the Global Economy, The Middle East & North Africa, China, Quote of the Week, The Briefs.
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Episode 69 features Timothy Mitchell and Richard Heinberg. Timothy Mitchell is author of 'Carbon Democracy: Political Power in the Age of Oil'. Richard speaks about his recent book 'Snake Oil: How Fracking’s False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future'.
A weekly review including: Oil and the Global Economy, The Middle East & North Africa, China, Quote of the Week, The Briefs
Oil shales, if they live up to proponents’ expectations and can be produced commercially, could change the economic and political fortunes of the United States and transform the geopolitical map of the world.
A weekly review including: Oil and the Global Economy, Middle East and North Africa, China reforms, World Energy Outlook, The Briefs
There are many zigs and zags, twists and turns, and unintended consequences along the path to higher priced and scarce oil.
•Light tight oil does not diminish the importance of Middle East supply, IEA says in latest World Energy Outlook •IEA warns of future oil supply crunch •Oil crumps: Libya, Iraq ‘pay the price for chaotic Western intervention’ •North Dakota's Salty Fracked Wells …
While in the US recently Richard and I pulled up a chair under a tree in his garden and chatted about his book The Party's Over.
This year marks the tenth anniversary of the publication of my book The Party’s Over: Oil, War and the Fate of Industrial Societies, which has seen two editions and many printings, translations into eight languages
Most of the easy energy is gone. Are we heading for a dead end?