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Racing Towards the Cliff Edge


We live in a world dominated by political masters, be they right-wing or left-wing, centre ground or populist, whom are totally blind to the greatest threat to human survival in over 460 years, and I’m not talking about Climate Change. 653 more words


Noticias petroleras de marzo

Pozo Lizama 158 de Ecopetrol en Barrancabermeja vertiendo petróleo en el Magdalena Medio,  esto es lo más relevante de todo lo que pasó en marzo. Pasaron algunas otras cosas también… Aquí vamos: 604 more words

Peak Oil

Still Waiting for Peak Oil?

In 1920, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated that “the world’s supply of recoverable petroleum” was no more than 60 billion barrels. It was wrong. The world has already produced 1,400 billion barrels of oil.

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Peak Oil

Why the Standard Model of Future Energy Supply Doesn't Work

The most prevalent view regarding future oil supply, as well as total energy supply, seems to be fairly closely related to that expressed by Peak Oilers. 4,484 more words

Financial Implications

Proposed Casino Motors to Delta Council

Meanwhile South of the Fraser River where the 20th century rhetoric of motordom and industrialization reign supreme, Gateway Casinos soldiers on with a 70 million dollar casino to be plunked right beside the Delta side of the Massey Tunnel. 390 more words

Social Issues

Fire Department Proposes Excess Hydrant Space for Parking~but what about for People Space?

While proposed by the Fire Chief in Surrey as a way to give more parking back to communities, Chief Garis’ willingness to review the sacrosanct five meters of parking  clearance required curbside beside fire hydrants opens up the potential for all kinds of new street use. 306 more words

Urban Planning