04 Jul '12, 9am

Finished at last! Some Transition reflections on @GeorgeMonbiot's announcement that "we were wrong on peak oil":

Finished at last! Some Transition reflections on @GeorgeMonbiot's announcement that "we were wrong on peak oil":

‘The Future of Oil: geology versus technology’ , which set out to see what has driven the changes in oil prices over the past 10 years, concluded that most of those price fluctuations can be explained by depletion above all other explanations. Clearly predicting the future of oil availability and price is always going to be a hit-and-miss exercise, but in spite of Monbiot’s listing of failed predictions, my sense is that the peak oil movement has been proven right in some ways. For example, as the International Energy Agency noted recently, conventional oil did peak, in 2006, and has been in sharp decline ever since, hence the need for the unconventional oils, which unless you had to, you would never even bother with, given the challenge and cost of their extraction, unless you had no other options, unless the age of cheap energy weren’t well and truly over. The outstandin...

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