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Peak Oil Notes - Feb 19

 A midweek update. For nearly three weeks now New York oil futures have cycled between $48 and $54 barrel, while London futures have climbed steadily reaching nearly $63 a barrel on Tuesday before falling to close at $60 on Wednesday.

Peak Oil Notes - Feb 12

 A midweek update. The oil price rebound which began in late January continued through Monday of this week.

Peak Oil Review - Feb 9

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

Charts showing the long-term GDP-energy tie

In Part 1 of this series, I talked about why cheap fuels act to create economic growth. In this post, we will look at some supporting data showing how this connection works.

Peak Oil Notes - Feb 5

A mid-week update. Oil prices underwent a three-day rally beginning last Friday and ending Tuesday, climbing some 19 percent on expectations that world oil supplies would soon start dropping.

Cheap Oil Does Not Mean That Peak Oil Is a Myth

At a recent meeting of Transition Town Reading (U.K.), we discussed the prevailing low oil price, and the group asked me to put together some salient points on the subject, set within the context of whether or not we can now dismiss peak oil...

Peak Oil Notes - Jan 29

A mid-week update. Another large increase in US crude stocks last week sent NY oil futures down to a close of $44.45 a barrel, the lowest in nearly six years.

Peak Oil Review - Jan 26

 A weekly update on peak oil news, including: -Oil and the Global Economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Russia/Ukraine -Quote of the Week -The Briefs

Peak Oil Notes - Jan 22

 A mid-week update. Oil has been trading in a relatively narrow range -- $46-$49 a barrel in New York and $47-50 in London since the first week of January.

Peak Oil Review - Jan 19

 A weekly roundup of  peak oil news, including: -Oil and the global economy -The Middle East and North Africa -Venezuela -Russia/Ukraine -Quote of the week -The Briefs

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