Middle East

Peak oil & prices - July 5

Staff, Energy Bulletin

ASPO Newsletter - July
The upside of $200 oil
The year everything changed
Hunting for oil villains (Hunt brothers and silver market)
King of Saudi Arabia talks about oil; we should listen

archived July 5, 2008
	

United States - July 4

Staff, Energy Bulletin

U.S. lifts moratorium on new solar projects
Naomi Klein: Disaster capitalism (Iraq oil)
Houston, we have a solution - wind power

archived July 4, 2008
	

Peak oil - July 4

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Michael Klare: Life at the summit
Russia's Medvedev sees oil price at $150
Middle East oil consumption shows strong growth
Oil megaproject update

archived July 4, 2008
	

Geopolitics - July 2

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Pentagon official warns of Israeli attack on Iran
US 'won't allow' Iran to shut key Gulf oil route
Keep an eye on Khuzestan
Bush is trying to impose a classic colonial status on Iraq
‘Oh Happy Day’
Pipeline opens new front in Afghan war

archived July 2, 2008
	

Peak oil - July 2

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Peak oil: IEA inches toward the pessimists’ camp
R. James Woolsey, former CIA director, on energy security (interview)
Saudi oil project brings skepticism to the surface (Khurais)
Cutler Cleveland: Energy transitions past and future
Will wartime mobilisation address peak oil?

archived July 2, 2008
	

Geopolitics - July 1

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Seymour M. Hersh: Preparing the battlefield -stepping up secret moves against Iran
U.S. advised Iraqi ministry on oil deals
Iraq's oil ministry to decide on technical-service contracts

archived July 1, 2008
	

Geopolitics - June 30

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Report: U.S. 'preparing the battlefield' in Iran
Israel has a year to stop Iran bomb, warns ex-spy
Dubai: spots on the sun
Michael Meacher: The era of oil wars
Bill Moyers: It was oil, all along (in Iraq)
Are they really oil wars?

archived June 30, 2008
	

Prices & speculators - June 28

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Paul Krugman: Fuels on the Hill (blame speculators?)
6 myths about oil speculators
Henry Liu: Flat-earther Thomas Friedman blind to oil facts

archived June 28, 2008
	

Prices & supplies - June 27

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Oil surges above $140 to record as Libya warns of output cut
$7-a-gallon gas, 10-million fewer cars: Rubin (CIBC)
700 militants arrested this year, Saudis say - suspicion of planning oil attacks

archived June 27, 2008
	

Peak oil - June 27

Staff, Energy Bulletin

WSJ: Former Saudi officials at odds over 'peak' theory
Rep. Bartlett speech on peak oil
Mark Lynas : After the oil crunch?
And so it goes: the story of Kashagan (Caspian oil field)

archived June 27, 2008