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Peak oil, prices & supplies - June 19

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Institute for Defense Analyses: Review and Analysis of the Peak Oil Debate
Aleklett talk in Adelaide(podcast and slides)
"The Global Crisis Is Really About a 140-dollar Barrel of Oil"*(Rubin interview)
Oil Age still has some time to run
Energy Journal Roundup: June 2009

archived June 19, 2009
	

ODAC Newsletter - June 19

Staff, Oil Depletion Analysis Centre

A weekly review from a UK perspective.

archived June 19, 2009
	

Return to Babel

Damien Perrotin, The View from Brittany

Saving some of our civilization's achievements for our successors is certainly something worth fighting for. The problem is that bequeathing them a hoard of textbooks written on acid-free paper won't be of much use if they don't understand them... as it is very likely to be the case.

archived June 19, 2009
	

Peak oil notes - June 18

Tom Whipple, ASPO-USA

A weekly round-up including:
- Prices and production
- Iran

archived June 18, 2009
	

BRIC countries summit - June 18

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Brazil, Russia, India and China form bloc to challenge US dominance
BRIC countries seek more clout at summit
News Analysis: BRIC makes formal debut with first summit meeting

archived June 18, 2009
	

Food & agriculture - June 18

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Advanced Worm Composting
Agriculture Offsets -- a Savior or a Boondoggle?
Reality Report: Michael Bomford Interview: Do We Need Fossil Fuels to Feed Ourselves?
Crop to Cuisine: Food & Wine Magazine Celebrates Sustainable Food in Aspen

archived June 18, 2009
	

Whither America without China?

Sharon Astyk, Casaubon’s Book

Someday, someone is going to ask me what happened to the United States - wasn’t it once one of the biggest economies in the world? I’ve already got my answer ready - we sold ourselves to other countries for flat-screened tvs and other plastic toys. And weirdest of all, for a long time, we actually thought we got the better of the deal.

archived June 17, 2009
	

Climate & environment - June 17

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Making the Case for Climate as a Migration Driver
Climate change's challenge to India
Big Ag Goes Green
The Story of the Trillion Tons of Carbon
Reindeer & Caribou Populations Plunge

archived June 17, 2009
	

Biofuels & methane hydrate - June 17

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Book Review: Green Algae Strategy
Mining "Ice That Burns"
Human sewage to power thousands of homes

archived June 17, 2009
	

Housing & urban design - June 16

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Dynamic Design, Dynamic Cities
White Rooftops May Help Slow Warming
US cities may have to be bulldozed in order to survive
Suburban dream lives on in Australia
KunstlerCast

archived June 16, 2009