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The Oil Drum
Drumbeat: June 17, 2013
Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at stone-throwing protesters in Indonesia on Monday, as thousands demonstrated nationwide against the government's plan to increase fuel prices.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
The Motley Fool
Why Oil Prices Are Bound to Stagnate
A quick look at a 10-year oil price chart reveals a clear trend: Oil prices are going up.
David Smith's EconomicsUK.com
The myth of peak oil
A few years ago, I was regularly ambushed by peak oil enthusiasts, who inisted that global oil production was either at or beyond its peak.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
We Will Not Run Out of Fossil Fuels
Amount of carbon worldwide in emissions to date, in estimated reserves, and in recoverable resources.
The Shrinking Road, Part 1: Have We Hit 'Peak Cars'?
Remember the concept of "peak oil"--that the world will soon achieve the maximum rate of petroleum extraction possible, if it hasn't already? Now the question may be have we reached an era of "peak cars"? In a recent webinar held by Navigant Research, "Peak Cars: Flattening Vehicle Sales & Their Implications for Automakers, City Planners & the ... (more)
Albany Times Union
US Oil Demand Has Peaked And Oil Markets Don't Care [CHART]
But a collective reduction in fuel use is not yet enough to put a long-term dent in global oil prices.
Private Versus Public in Two Charts
Our pal Mark Perry put out the first chart here today, showing that the recent growth in oil production in the United States is the largest in the nation's history .
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Innovative elegance: Turning sunlight into water
Humanity has faced countless challenges on its journey to the modern era, and innovation in technology has always played a vital role in our progress.
The New Zealand Herald
The Insider: Oil rocks on
You don't hear much talk of "peak oil" - the point at which oil production will peak then go into terminal decline - now fracking has taken off.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Byron King: Forget OPEC. North American Energy Plays Bring Profits Home
June 11, 2013 Looking for profits in the oil and natural gas space? Look no further than shale plays, energy service companies and offshore oil drilling opportunities in the U.S., says Byron King of Agora Financial LLC. In this interview with The Energy Report, King discusses how dwindling exports to the U.S. from Latin America, Africa and the ... (more)
Mon Jun 10, 2013
3 Investment Themes - Global Warming, Renewables And The Education Bubble
This is the fifth article in a series of articles covering and summarizing different investment themes/thesis.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
The 'Mad Men' of fossil fuels
The sun sets over a oil refinery in Tarragona, Spain. The 'Mad Men' of advertising contribute in a highly visible way to a system that is neither ecologically sustainable in the long run nor delivers the human happiness it promises in the short run, Cobb writes.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Globe and Mail
U.S. shale oil boom could re-write the Canadian economy's oil story
Shale prospectors in Australia's vast Outback are homing in on oil as the lucrative prize that is easier and cheaper to exploit than gas.
The Motley Fool
Economies and Investments Could Dry Up Sooner Than You Think
The single, easiest way to keep track of all the stocks that matter... Your own personalized stock watchlist! It's a 100% FREE Motley Fool service... Energy issues are at the forefront of the climate change debate.
The Oil Drum
Drumbeat: June 7, 2013
Remember the term "peak oil"? With all the oil now available from oil shale, tar sands, and other new sources, many analysts assume that the old talk of peak oil has been proven dead wrong.
Where do we stand? Progress in acknowledging and confronting climate change and 'peak oil'
This paper reviews the current state of public debate concerning the problems of ?climate change? and ?peak oil?.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Dangerous Times As Energy Sources Get Costlier To Extract
Remember the term " peak oil "? With all the oil now available from oil shale, tar sands, and other new sources, many analysts assume that the old talk of peak oil has been proven dead wrong.
National Review Online
The Climate's Alright
"Progressive" politicians, pundits, and organizations continue to wage political warfare on affordable energy, and their team still controls the Senate and the EPA.
The Motley Fool
Investing in Peak Oil 101
Joshua is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network -- entries represent the personal opinion of the blogger and are not formally edited.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Rising energy prices will challenge western way of life - MoD report | Nafeez Ahmed
A man fills up jerry cans in a panic at a petrol station in Linlithgow. Rising energy demand from south east Asian economies could lead to recessions in the UK, says an MoD report.