Peak Oil

Joe Biden's 2016 Business Plan?

It is possible that you missed it. You didn't notice the rumble on Wednesday morning--or perhaps you dismissed it as local construction work--or maybe a mild earthquake. Whether you felt it our not, a...

Waking Up to the End of the World as We Know It

If Canada doesn't wake up soon, the world as we know it, and all our most easily harvested non-renewable resources -- including fish, according to Dr. Boris Worm -- will be gone before 2050.Me? I'll be gone by then, too. And other than buying a hybrid car, I'm officially out of answers for my kids. How about you?
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Peak Oil Is About Price, Not Supply

Peak oil as it turns out isn't about supply but rather demand. It is a concept rooted more in economics than geology. It doesn't matter if there are billions of barrels of oil waiting to be tapped from oil sands or oil shales if the prices to extract them are beyond our economies' capacity to pay.