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Peak Oil Review – 27 October 2014

By on 27 Oct 2014 in Peak Oil Review

Tom Whipple, Editor Contents 1.  Oil and the Global Economy 2.  The Middle East & North Africa 3. Russia/Ukraine 4.  Quote of the Week 5.  The Briefs 1.  Oil and the Global Economy New York futures continued to slide last week closing Friday at $81.01 for the fifth weekly loss. London oil traded quietly around […]

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Not So Fast:  Drilling Holes in the Energy Boom Story

By on 24 Oct 2014 in commentary

2014 ASPO-USA Update—Prepared by Richard Vodra. Introduction The story of America’s new energy abundance has been accepted uncritically by too many people.  A closer look at the realities of today and the last decade, coupled with a better understanding of our energy and oil systems, reveals risks that must be discussed and included in planning […]

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Peak Oil Review – 20 October 2014

By on 20 Oct 2014 in Peak Oil Review

Tom Whipple, Editor Contents 1.  Oil and the Global Economy 2.  The Middle East & North Africa 3. Russia/Ukraine 4.  Quote of the Week 5.  The Briefs 1.  Oil and the Global Economy Oil prices continued to fall through Thursday when New York futures traded below $80 a barrel and London as low as $82.60. […]

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Peak Oil Review – 13 October 2014

By on 13 Oct 2014 in Peak Oil Review

Tom Whipple, Editor Contents 1.  Oil and the Global Economy 2.  The Middle East & North Africa 3.  China 4. Ukraine 5.  Quote of the Week 6.  The Briefs 1.  Oil and the Global Economy Oil prices continued to fall last week with NY futures touching a low of $83.59 a barrel on Friday, the […]

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Peak Oil Review – 06 October 2014

By on 6 Oct 2014 in Peak Oil Review

Tom Whipple, Editor Contents 1.  Oil and the Global Economy 2.  The Middle East & North Africa 3. Ukraine 4.  Quote of the Week 5.  The Briefs 1.  Oil and the Global Economy The petroleum complex fell yet again last week as supply outpaced demand. Brent crude has now dropped 20 percent from its June […]

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