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An observation worth noting … and pondering, from Anne B. Ryan : We cannot all be official, designated leaders, but if leadership is about taking risks and bringing other people along in a new ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Apr 15, 2014 at 05:25 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Another excellent observation worth noting and pondering, from Chris Nelder (links in original): I really didn’t think I’d have to say this again, but peak oil is about data, and specifically ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Apr 10, 2014 at 03:21 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Apparently, the possibility that some innovations might be introduced, if they aren’t already in an undefined but probably—or at least likely—manner in certain instances where there could be ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Apr 01, 2014 at 02:34 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
That recent NASA-sponsored study about the collapse of global industrial civilization? Despite getting a lot of uncritical attention, including here (http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/03/16/1285204/-
by Bob Love
Comment Count 69 comments on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 02:48 PM PDT with 97 Recommends
An observation worth noting … and pondering, from J. David Hughes: A new energy dialogue is needed in the U.S. with an understanding of the true potential, limitations, and costs—both financial ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Mar 20, 2014 at 03:21 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Population is a sensitive subject, but it is noteworthy that by 2050, oil supply will have fallen to a level able to support less than half the current population in its present way of ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 05:27 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
A model based study is full of gloom and doom: Nasa-funded study: industrial civilisation headed for 'irreversible collapse'? It makes our book Global Insanity: How Homo sapiens Lost Touch with ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 407 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2014 at 10:27 AM PDT with 385 Recommends
Perhaps those claiming that the U.S. may one day be energy-independent will be proven right. Perhaps as tight oil production begins to wind down, other alternatives will be found in sufficient ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Mar 04, 2014 at 02:21 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Over the past decade, the oil and gas industry’s upstream investments have registered an astronomical increase, but these ever higher levels of capital expenditure have yielded ever smaller ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Feb 26, 2014 at 02:21 AM PST with 4 Recommends
What a relief! Contrary to popular belief , peak oil alarmists and Greenpeace propaganda, the world is still and will continue to be for at least a century, largely powered by oil. And not just for ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Feb 18, 2014 at 02:21 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Exxon Mobile has been selling off its depleted oil fields to the Chinese and going into Algae production expecting a yield of about 2000 gallons per acre per year. To produce enough oil to satisfy ...
by rktect
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Jul 28, 2009 at 03:34 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
It is oddly fitting that we touched $100 oil on 31 December and got halfway from $100 to $200 oil on 30 June - so we're on track to reach $200 oil by 31 December this year (in case you're wondering: +
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 386 comments on Tue Jul 01, 2008 at 02:33 PM PDT with 201 Recommends
Like most people, I have a gas furnace in the basement. You can't beat the convenience, & the reliability has been amazing. There's never an empty line. Right now, the US has plenty of gas in ...
by Downpuppy
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Jan 27, 2007 at 05:31 PM PST with 3 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 139 comments on Sat Jul 08, 2006 at 12:41 PM PDT with 152 Recommends
by neontetra
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Jun 18, 2006 at 06:51 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 180 comments on Tue Apr 18, 2006 at 02:20 PM PDT with 113 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Apr 13, 2006 at 11:48 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Apr 10, 2006 at 03:49 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
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by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 75 comments on Sat Mar 25, 2006 at 02:38 PM PST with 65 Recommends