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One of These Things Is Not Like The Others: IEA's January Report

OK. Which curve on this chart is not like the others? It's the U.S. and Canada's oil production curve over the past several years.

Peak Oil Notes - Jan 8

London’s Brent fell from $56 to a low of $49.83 triggering a wave of headlines that the $50 a barrel barrier had been broken.

Peak Oil Review - Jan 5

A weekly review including Oil and the Global Economy, The Middle East & North Africa, China, Russia, Quote of the Week, The Briefs.

Peak Oil Review - Dec 22

A weekly review including: Oil and the Global Economy, The Middle East & North Africa, China, Russia/Ukraine, Quote of the Week, The Briefs.

Peak Oil Notes - Dec 18

Most observers are saying the pause in the rapid decline in oil prices is mostly techincial and that lower prices still are expected.

Peak Oil Review - Dec 15

A weekly review including Oil and the Global Economy, The Middle East & North Africa, China, Russia/Ukraine, Quote of the Week, The Briefs

Star Spangled Collapse

Greer’s new novel Twilight’s Last Gleaming is set about a decade in the future in a world much like today’s, but with more expensive oil and a more advanced rival for global supremacy — China.

Heinberg sees pain ahead for frackers   

Erin sits down with Richard Heinberg – senior fellow at the Post Carbon Institute – to discuss oil.

Peak Oil Notes - Oct 16

The price plunge which began in mid-June when New York oil futures trading around $105 a barrel continued this week with oil touching $80 on Wednesday before recovering to close at $81.78.

Beyond Treaties: A New Way of Framing Global Climate Action

As negotiators look to next year’s UN climate conference in Paris, there is increasing discussion of a new way forward that does not depend on sweeping international agreements. Some analysts are pointing to Plan B — recasting the climate issue as one of national self-interest rather …

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