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‘If the article is right and techniques such as fracking mean that “it’s time to forget about peak oil” then do you agree with the final assertion that this “can only be a good thing”?

On one level fracking, the extracting of oil and gas from rocks using water, chemicals and sand under high pressure, can be seen as a process that will solve the problem of the dreaded peak oil world. 409 more words

Peak Oil

An Unplanned Break - Writers' Block and the Art of Extinction

While the title of this essay may be tinted with a bit of doom and gloom, it is not as ominous as it sounds, and it is a fairly accurate description of the events and stories that follow.   2,527 more words

Autonomy

Fighting for Power or Building Bridges

July 23, 2014 

We can argue “’til the cows come home” about whether, percentage wise, per capita, blah, blah, blah more blacks than whites are on welfare, in prison, commit more crimes and so forth. 1,419 more words

150 years of the Geneva Conventions

Being that we have three active armed conflicts occurring at the moment (Israel v Gaza,  Ukraine v Russia, and finally ISIS v anyone it can find ). 772 more words

Law & Government

'Boomburb' Amerika

‘Boomburb’ Amerika

Ondergang of transitie?

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Victorville, gelegen in San Bernardino County en ongeveer 160 kilometer verwijderd van het centrum van Los Angeles is een typische boomburb. 3,944 more words

California

September movie night - The Power of Community

Transition Town Guildford September Movie night – The Power of Community

The September movie night will be a special night on food and Kitchen Gardeners – The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil – It’s an oldie, but a goodie, a must see if you haven’t seen it! 151 more words

Event

[178] Richard Heinberg on peak oil and Dan Geer on internet privacy and security

Boom Bust

On Wednesday, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto signed a historic reform bill that will allow foreign companies to access oil and gas fields in the country. 120 more words

Economy