Peak Oil Politically Motivated Conjecture

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…Peak Oil Politically Motivated Conjecture… DNV GL has published Energy Transition Outlook 2018, consisting of two reports, A global and regional forecast to 2050, and, Oil and Gas Forecast to 2050. (DNV GL is an international accredited registrar and classification Continue reading Peak Oil Politically Motivated Conjecture

Battery Powered Vehicles and Demand for Oil

…Battery Powered Vehicles and Demand for Oil… In the previous article, we showed that Peak Oil Demand was a bogus depiction of the future and that mankind will continue to use large quantities of oil for many decades into the Continue reading Battery Powered Vehicles and Demand for Oil

Peak Oil Demand is Bogus and Meaningless

…Peak Oil Demand is Bogus and Meaningless… For decades, Malthusian economists and others have predicted the world would run out of oil. They used Hubbert’s Curve to establish when the world would reach peak oil, from which point the world’s Continue reading Peak Oil Demand is Bogus and Meaningless

Johnny One Note

…Johnny One Note… Poor Johnny could only play one note in the musical Babes in Arms, 1937, Rogers and Hart. Today, the media can only recite one phrase, “It’s because of global warming and CO2.”  It makes little difference as Continue reading Johnny One Note

An Objective Look at Deep Water Drilling

…An Objective Look at Deep Water Drilling… After a long hiatus, deepwater drilling is beginning to grow once again. The Saudi induced oil shock of the recent past, i.e., 2015, that caused oil prices to crash, coupled with the disaster Continue reading An Objective Look at Deep Water Drilling

Four Letter Word: Subsidence

…Four Letter Word: Subsidence… Subsidence must be a four-letter word because it’s rarely used in media stories about flooding. Miami is the poster child for flooding, supposedly caused by climate change. Bloomberg Businessweek published a lengthy story in its September Continue reading Four Letter Word: Subsidence