U.S. Congress begins drive for climate change bill
U.S. May Never Need More Nuclear, Coal Plants, FERC Head Says
US Natural Gas Prices: "The Fix is Underway"
This paper investigates the link between population growth, energy resources and carrying capacity at a global level, to determine if there might be dependencies and if so, how they could be modelled. Different qualities of energy resources may interact differently with population growth. Finally the implications of a peak in energy resource availability on population growth are examined.
A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including:
-Production and prices
A weekly review from a UK perspective.
America is finally showing leadership on climate change. But unfortunately the Obama Administration and the majority of US climate change activists haven't learned very important lessons from the peak oil debate and look to be leading the world down an illusory path.
Forecasting Coal Production Until 2100
In search of Lithium
The Future of Oil Prices
Cities deal with a surge in shantytowns
Decrying AIG, top officials ask strong new control
California's jobless rate forecast to pass 12%
NYT repeats coal talking points, try to sabotage Obama's green energy plans
Future Scenarios serves as a good introduction to the concept of future energy descent/climate change scenarios.
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.
How much coal remains?
Science Magazine on peak coal
The Oil Drum demographic/opinion survey results
Australia radio interview with Dmitry Orlov