EROI studies for most energy resources show a decline, indicating that depletion has been more important than technological improvements over time.
Articles: EROEI (5)
There's Only One Real Option for Averting Economic and Ecological Ruin -- So Why Aren't We Talking About It?
Energy conservation is our best strategy for pre-adapting to an inevitably energy-constrained future. And it may be our only real option for averting economic, social, and ecological ruin.
Tara Lohan author of Water Matters: Why We Need to Act Now to Save Our Most Critical Resource interviews Richard Heinberg about ENERGY: Overdevelopment and the Delusion of Endless Growth.
In this post, Antonio Turiel examines the perspectives of oil production in light of some often neglected parameters: the energy density, the energy yield (EROEI), and realistic estimates of new discoveries. As expected, the result are far from supporting the optimism that seems to be …
Looking at technical, economic, energetic, and environmental issues, this is a wide-ranging response for financial advisors by a long-time planner and ASPO board member.