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The 2009 View: Globalization may be Thwarted as a Result of Climate Change and Diminished Oil Supply

by Margaret Loncki

Just how devastating are the potential effects of both global warming and peak oil on global trade? Fred Curtis, professor of economics and environmental studies at Drew University, explains that the effects are potentially disastrous. 351 more words

Fossil Fuels

Chart of the Day, 28 Jan 2015: Oil, Cornucopians, Peakists and Jeremy Grantham

The stunning collapse in oil and metal prices since last summer (see yesterday’s post) has brought the cornucopians and abundantites crawling out of the wood work. 524 more words

Peak Oil

Why Cheap Gas May Not Be Such a Good Thing

How wonderful it’s been to see falling prices at the pump! It almost feels too good to be true!

Unfortunately, as a long time follower of the energy market, this economic reprieve feels like a great party you know won’t last, where the next day clean-up is long and painful. 484 more words

Energy

WHERE'S THIS HEADING?

Pour Yourself a Beer

Pour yourself a beer or something before you start reading this post; it’s a ‘big yin’ (big one) as we say here in Scotland. 3,267 more words

Economy General

Freedom of Speech, and Transparency.

The tragedy of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris is fresh in the mind, as are the countless tragedies around the world; that is the Boko Haram massacre in Nigeria, as well as the many civilian lives lost in the west’s continuous quest for control of natural resources. 749 more words

Awareness

Peak Water US Launches Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign With Compelling Eco-Friendly Perks

Hydroactivist startup rewards crowdfunding contributors with BPA-free Klean Kanteens, Anvil Sustainable tees made from recycled water bottles, deep discounts on Ecoloblue water from air and Sawyer water filtration products plus much more. 728 more words

Corporate Greed

Peak Water US Launches Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign With Compelling Eco-Friendly Perks

Hydroactivist startup rewards crowdfunding contributors with BPA-free Klean Kanteens, Anvil Sustainable tees made from recycled water bottles, deep discounts on Ecoloblue water from air and Sawyer water filtration products plus much more. 728 more words

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