Tar sands

Peak oil & supplies - June 9

Staff, Energy Bulletin

The CEO Poll: On black gold
Shell's Willem Schulte says we have enough oil, for now
High oil prices and the end of globalization really?
An Alternative National Energy Security Assessment for Australia

archived June 9, 2009

United States - June 4

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Technology seen key to oil sands: Chu
Waxman Irks Allies by Bargaining With Companies on Climate Bill
Climate Bill Earmarks $500M for Clean Coal

archived June 4, 2009

United States & Canada - June 2

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Copenhagen: Slipping past a tipping point
Free carbon emissions permits could create added costs
Canada: petro-state or rich nation?
Oil economy driving growth of controversial tar sands

archived June 2, 2009

Review: 'Tar Sands' by Andrew Nikiforuk

Frank Kaminski, Seattle Peak Oil Awareness (SPOA)

If you’ve been following energy news with a discerning eye, then you already know better than to buy into all the hype about the Canadian tar sands...Far from being a panacea for declining supplies of conventional oil, the sands could...leave Alberta resembling “a third-rate golf course in the Sudan”...The quote comes from Andrew Nikiforuk’s new book Tar Sands, a powerful, eloquent litany of horrors associated with North America’s frenzied dash toward tar sands bitumen.

archived May 5, 2009

Peak oil review - May 4

Tom Whipple, Energy Bulletin

A weekly peak oil review, including
-Production and prices

archived May 4, 2009

Peak Oil Notes - Apr 30

Tom Whipple, ASPO-USA

A mid-week review, including
-Prices and production

archived April 30, 2009

Peak Oil Review - April 27

Tom Whipple, ASPO-USA

A weekly roundup of Peak Oil news, including:
-Production and prices
-Natural gas

archived April 27, 2009

Peak Oil Review - Apr 20

Tom Whipple, ASPO-USA

A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including:
-Production and prices
-Off-shore drilling

archived April 20, 2009

Review: 'Future Scenarios' by David Holmgren

Frank Kaminski, Seattle Peak Oil Awareness (SPOA)

Future Scenarios serves as a good introduction to the concept of future energy descent/climate change scenarios.

archived March 29, 2009

Energy limits to growth: integrating energy sources - part III

Richard Heinberg, Richard Heinberg/Post Carbon Institute

This content is no longer available. It was a pre-publication draft of a section of "Energy Limits to Growth," a report that will be published in expanded form by Post Carbon Institute and International Forum on globalization in May.

archived March 20, 2009