Posts Tagged ‘Hubbert’s Peak’

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    Tricky Oil Questions

    Jun 17, 12 • 246 Views • No Comments

    1. Asked to list the world’s biggest oil consumers, most of us would be correct if we started with the US and China. With the US at 20.5% and China, 11.4% for 2011, we are almost at one-third of world consumption. 2. But then, it gets a bit tricky....  [read more]

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    Oil Worries?

    Sep 19, 11 • 242 Views • No Comments

    Have you ever heard of Hubbert’s Peak?  No, it is not a mountain. Hubbert’s Peak refers to our oil supply. In 1956, Marion King Hubbert warned us that U.S. oil production would peak within 15 years. And, the only direction after the peak is...  [read more]