Category Archives: peak oil

The fat and the hungry


London’s Metro paper is available for free and sometimes it does run some good articles – like this one which was in today’s edition. A first glance, featuring a link to it here might seem a bit of a departure … Continue reading

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Transition


A brief post here tonight, directing you to an article by Wendy Elliot on Peak Oil and Transition. If you are convinced by the arguments regarding Climate Change and Peak Oil, perhaps you might be wondering if there is a … Continue reading

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Making the Greek tragedy look like a storm in a teacup!


This article is a Peak Oil article in all but name (in my humble opinion, of course!) And where has it been posted? On the comment section of The Daily Telegraph, sometimes known as ‘The Daily Tory-graph’. (Actually, this paper … Continue reading

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To Peak or not to Peak…?


I note from my usual stream of articles that some have been triumphantly declaring that Peak Oil is dead. For instance, this one cites Citigroup in the US, who have compiled a report stating that the shale oil and fracking … Continue reading

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A ‘Peak Oil’ for Europe


Here’s an interesting little stat from the Euro Crisis. There have been a lot of articles about recently questioning the validity of Peak Oil. Daniel Yergin, Tar Sands, ‘Fracking’, so-called ‘new discoveries’ etc. Makes you wonder if the theory is … Continue reading

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Syria Threatens Israel (Audio Article Recommendation)


A new concept here: an audio article recommendation regarding the Middle East situation. Listen to the recording then click on the link below to read the article: Syria threatens to attack Israel if Nato intervenes in internal conflict (The Extinction … Continue reading

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Peak Oil/Dragon Line Short Story – Once were Witches


Today, I’ve been busy working on a short story as a part of Jurgen Wolff’s MAD programme – and, boy, has it been worth it! I’ve completed the story in both its first and second drafts. And the results are … Continue reading

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A very balanced article on the Daniel Yergin/Peak Oil debate


http://knowledgeproblem.com/2011/09/23/don%e2%80%99t-peak-on-ill-considered-peak-oil-debates/. Check out the above link to an article by Micheal Giberson entitled ‘Don’t Peak: On ill-considered peak oil debates. A very balanced and scholarly approach to the recent Daniel Yergin/Peak Oil debate.

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A response to Daniel Yergin…


You may recall the recent post mentioning Daniel Yergin‘s critique of Peak Oil (Pulitzer-prize winning historian.) This is the response from ‘The Oil Drum‘ blog featured on the sidebar of this blog. The arguments in this article are balanced and fair. … Continue reading

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Peak Oil Sci-Fi Writing Competition


You may recall a post from a while back where I featured a link to an interview with a writer called John Michael Greer re Peak Oil and economics. The other day, I came across his blog: ‘The Archdruid Report‘. … Continue reading

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