Energy industry - May 11

Staff, Energy Bulletin

The Vulnerability of Energy Infrastructure to Environmental Change
"New" Nuclear Reactors, Same Old Story
Safety threat to planned nuclear power stations

archived May 11, 2009

More power to you - April 25

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Book advocates Integral Fast Reactor (IFR)
Schlesinger and Hirsch: Getting real on wind and solar
California takes on King Corn

archived April 25, 2009

United States - Apr 23

Staff, Energy Bulletin

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"

archived April 23, 2009

Food & agriculture - Apr 21

Staff, Energy Bulletin

How much greenhouse gas comes from food?
Marijuana Advocates Point to Signs of Change
Just $6bn Will Save a Generation From Starvation, Says UN

archived April 21, 2009

ODAC Newsletter - 17 Apr

Staff, Oil Depletion Analysis Centre

A weekly review from a UK perspective.

archived April 17, 2009

The IEA warns of shortages - "The next oil crisis is coming"

Michael Kläsgen , Suedeutsche Zeitung

"We are concerned, that oil companies are reducing their investment levels. When demand returns a supply shortage could appear. We are even predicting that this shortage could occur in 2013." Said Nobuo Tanaka, head of the IEA.

archived April 9, 2009

Closing the Straits of Hormuz and the effects on oil prices

Byron W. King, Whiskey & Gunpowder

What if it was the US that closed the Straits of Hormuz? What would the world think if the US directly precipitated the end of ship traffic in the Straits, or at least severe restrictions on transit and passage? Well, we almost found out last Friday, March 20.

archived April 3, 2009

ODAC Newsletter - 3 Apr

Staff, Oil Depletion Analysis Centre

A weekly review from a UK perspective

archived April 3, 2009

Deep thought - Mar 31

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Friedman: Mother Nature’s Dow
Size, Complexity, and Gluttony
The End of the Women's Movement

archived March 31, 2009

Peak oil - March 29

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Matt Simmons sees oil shock from credit crunch
Kurt Cobb: Is thorium an energy alchemist's dream?
Energy pundits duke it out at Aspen Institute
Social critic James Kunstler offers a decidedly darker view
CBC on peak oil, Transition Town Totnes and Robert Hirsch
Jeff Rubin: Oil scarcity will spell end of globalisation

archived March 29, 2009