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Busting Media Myths On Peak Oil - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
Almost synonymous with the term "peak oil" is M. King Hubbert, perhaps the foremost geophysicist of the 20th century, who first theorized about the eventual decline of oil production in the 1930s.

The Peak Oil Paradox Revisited

The Market Oracle - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
Euan Mearns: Back in the mid-noughties the peak oil meme gained significant traction in part due to The Oil Drum blog where I played a prominent role.

M. King Hubbert And The Future Of Peak Oil - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
Almost synonymous with the term "peak oil" is M. King Hubbert, perhaps the foremost geophysicist of the 20th century, who first theorized about the eventual decline of oil production in the 1930s.

The Peak Oil Paradox

Seeking Alpha - ‎Jul 13, 2016‎
In this post, I want to take a look at two different data sets to explore where peak oil stands today. Is it dead and buried forever, or is it lurking in the shadows, waiting to derail the global economy again?

Peak Oil Crisis: Brilliant Light Power – Progress Report

Falls Church News Press - ‎Jul 12, 2016‎
Last month, Randell Mills, the founder, and CEO of New Jersey's Brilliant Light Power, put on another of his infrequent briefings on the progress his laboratory has been making in developing a new source of energy.

Is This the End of Alaskan Oil?

Motley Fool - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Peak oil production can't last forever, though, and Alaskan production began its slow descent to today's average of 600,000 BOE/D, according to the Alaska Oil and Gas Association.

Is This The Next Big Headache For Oil Prices? - ‎7 hours ago‎
When oil analysts look at the markets to try to get a sense of where oil prices are heading, one of the great unknowns, at least in the U.S.

We Must Reject Economic Cannibalism

Truth-Out - ‎17 hours ago‎
"What can I do to fix a broken global economy?" It's a question I've been asked a lot these past few months as I've crisscrossed the US speaking at TED venues, music concerts, the World Affairs Council, bookstores, on radio and TV shows, and at a ...

Oil Prices Will Fall And Stay Low, Say Analysts, But Disagree On The Severity

Ship & Bunker - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
For the record, Berman's remarks, published in Zero Hedge, caused one reader to remark, "So we have graduated from the hysterical peak oil analysis (permanent high prices), to permanent low oil price theories: sounds a lot like the imminent ice age of ...

Non-OPEC Production Peaks As U.S. Production Nears Bottom - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
Bakken production was up 6,540 barrels per day while all North Dakota production was up 5,383 bpd. This was not posted as a correction to last month's data, though it looks like that is exactly what it is.
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Why Oil Prices Might Never Recover - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
Two years into the global oil-price collapse, it seems unlikely that prices will return to sustained levels above $70 per barrel any time soon or perhaps, ever.

Has there been a misdiagnosis when it comes to Vancouver's housing market? - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
So right off the bat, I'm going to offer up a couple of mea culpas from my journalism over the years. More than a decade ago, I became keenly interested in the topic of peak oil. It began after I read The Party's Over by Richard Heinberg. My ...
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Saudi Arabia Offers Hope For An Oil Price Rally - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
Crude oil prices hit a 10-week low on Tuesday, but one piece of data from Saudi Arabia could provide a glimmer of hope for those longing for an oil price rally.

Expert Commentary: Bloated Inventories Keep Oil Prices Capped - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
... • WTI consolidated near the $45 mark this week and achieved just a $2.40 range from Monday through Thursday as Summer Doldrums took effect.

We may regret shrugging at rails

The Register-Guard - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Peak oil is still very much an issue. Its arrival has simply been pushed back in time by the shale oil fracking boom, which is now going bankrupt due to low oil prices.

A Great Line That No-One Noticed At The GOP Convention

Investor's Business Daily - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
That discovery almost overnight made the country more oil rich than Saudi Arabia. And its development boosted job growth in Obama's first term, drove down fuel prices and put a stake in the heart of the "peak oil" myth. At an event earlier in the week ...

30% of world's vehicles to use renewables by 2030, says Lux

RenewEconomy - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
“Advances in technology have eliminated the peak oil theory, but regulations may forcefully impose peak carbon instead.” “Growing pressure to reduce carbon emissions is creating an uneven playing field tilted against conventional fossil fuel ...
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Solar Beating Oil For Energy's Future

Gainesville News (blog) - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
... totally replace coal in the next 20 years. In fact, this year's annual report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance predicts that Peak Oil will occur in 2025: not because supply is exhausted, but because solar and wind will have become cheaper than ...
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Why Another Oil Price Downturn Is A Distinct Possibility - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
In June 2015, oil prices surged to $60 per barrel, raising hopes that the oil price downturn would have been brief and the recovery swift.

US Gasoline Demand Reaches Record Levels

Forbes - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Last week the Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its most recent Short Term Energy Outlook (STEO), and the forecast now calls for record U.S.