Peak Oil Review - July 20

Tom Whipple, ASPO-USA

A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including:
-Demand, production, and prices
-South Asia
-China's Growth

archived July 20, 2009

Africa & oil - July 19

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Nigerian Peace Remains Elusive After Oil Region Truce
Obama Visits Africa's 'Oil Gulf'
West Africa: Another Stab at the 'Resource Curse'

archived July 19, 2009

ODAC Newsletter - July 10

Staff, Oil Depletion Analysis Centre

A weekly review from a UK perspective

archived July 10, 2009

Peak oil & prices & supplies - July 6

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Another perspective on peak oil: Oil patch merger specialist Adam Waterous
Book Review: Blackout by Richard Heinberg
Peak oil v home-made jam
Flashing Lights on the Console: Albert Bates and Heinberg podcast

archived July 6, 2009

Nations & resources - June 30

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Iraq: Warily Moving Ahead on Oil Contracts
The Dirty War Against Clean Coal
A Flower Grows in West Africa

archived June 30, 2009

A shale gas boom?

Dave Cohen, ASPO-USA

My sympathy lies with skeptics. As someone who has written extensively about peak oil, I’ve encountered the human proclivity to hype a situation far beyond any semblance to reality time and time again—the Jack #2 discovery in the Gulf of Mexico comes to mind. Nevertheless, I’m going to say the jury is still out on this one.

archived June 25, 2009

Geopolitics - June 24

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Tithing at the Crude Altar
Oil rush: Scramble for Iraq's wealth
Japan and China fight it out for right to mine lithium under Bond's battlefield

archived June 24, 2009

Peak oil, prices & supplies - June 23

Staff, Energy Bulletin

James D. Hamilton: "Causes and consequences of the oil shock of 2007-08"
The Net Hubbert Curve: What does it mean?
Global oil and gas E&P spending seen down 15 pct
Former Puerto Rico energy advisor: Peak oil - coming soon but when?
Tertzakian: Demand: The other side of the oil coin

archived June 23, 2009

Cap and trade: unexpected friend to gas industry

Craig Severance, Energy Economy Online

You can see it in the faces of those gathered to hear the latest news on the natural gas industry: Anxiety. Anger. Fear of losing everything they have. Frustration that there seems nothing anyone can do.

archived June 22, 2009

Peak oil and supplies - June 22

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Despite Relatively Low Demand, Oil Prices Spike (text and audio)
Greens told no alternative to fossil fuels
Study Shows Expense of Finding Oil, Nat. Gas Soared in 2008

archived June 22, 2009