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Peak Oil – not looking isn’t going to make it go away. Go on take a peek

As fuel costs rise to $115 (£71) a report is finally published showing that civil servants have been warning government ministers for some time about the impending danger and potential civil unrest associated with peak oil.  Have a quick flick … Continue reading

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Crisis in Japan, impact on world energy

The nuclear crisis in Japan has effectively wiped out nuclear power generation in Japan and it is unlikely to return in a long while.  Previously Japan had relied on nuclear generation for about 10 gigawatts (GW).  Japan will need to … Continue reading

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Peak Oil – Is it true?

This was the second of my questions about Peak Oil. There’s an organisation called the International Energy Agency (IEA) which is a separate organisation within the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).  They produce a report each year that … Continue reading

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