02 Jun '12, 2pm

Drumbeat: June 2, 2012

“Native Americans' tribal lands along the Louisiana coast are washing away as sea levels rise and marshes sink.” Unfortunately another case of overreaching to support a position. It doesn’t help the cause to offer arguments that can easily be knocked. Whatever effects sea level rise may have on S. Louisiana it will be dwarfed by the subsidence of the coast line that’s been going on for over 100 million years. How much subsidence? There are rocks 6 miles below the shoreline that were deposited in a few feet of water a very long time ago. But even subsidence isn’t the main cause of land loss. Two manmade factors are even more responsible. Canals cut into the swamps for oil/NG drilling have contributed significantly. But the single biggest culprit for the loss is the Corps of Engineers. More specifically by forcing the Miss. River to maintain its current course all those tril...

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Drumbeat: June 1, 2012

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Major energy monitoring entities, including the US EIA and the OECD group's energy watchdog the IEA are forced to report t...

Drumbeat: June 6, 2012

Drumbeat: June 6, 2012

theoildrum.com 06 Jun '12, 1pm

So whither these trends now? On the one hand, it seems clear that the recent downward forces on prices will continue: nego...

Drumbeat: June 4, 2012

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Posted by Leanan on June 4, 2012 - 10:01am States explore new ways to tax motorists for road repair States are looking for...

Weekly Market Thoughts: 3 June 2012 Edition $SPY $TLT $UUP $VXX

Weekly Market Thoughts: 3 June 2012 Edition $SP...

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As we survey the world, we find a continuing expectation of extremely low short-term interest rates. Credit spreads, inter...

Drumbeat: June 8, 2012

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The only real way of making a dint in our energy use is to find some way the energy providers can make more money while ma...

SearchCap: The Day In Search, June 1, 2012

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Google Faces July 2 Deadline To Settle EU Antitrust Claims — Or Else European Commission (EC) antitrust chief Joaquin Almu...

Drumbeat: June 9, 2012

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Two scientists are challenging the currently accepted norms of biofuel production. A commentary published today in GCB Bio...

Drumbeat: May 30, 2012

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Posted by Leanan on May 30, 2012 - 10:35am Storytelling our energy future I want to tell you two stories. The first is thi...

[News] - Jordan Brand June 2012 Line-Up

[News] - Jordan Brand June 2012 Line-Up

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03 Jun 2012 Jordan Brand June 2012 Line-Up June 3, 2012 | By Kevin Poux Tweet Jordan Brand has nice releases in store for ...

Episode #277 - June 1st, 2012

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May 29th, 2012 We put our Claws on AWS, resuscitate Resque workers, make Little Classes out of Big Ones while Cedar goes G...

Drumbeat: June 11, 2012

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If one takes a broader North American perspective, the changes in the supply picture are even more striking. The output of...

Release Info: Nike Air Yeezy 2

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Rules for the Phenom Twitter DM Bidding Auction for Nike Air Yeezy 2 Wolf Grey/Pure Platinum: -Please read the following i...

Jordan Brand June 2012 Lineup

Jordan Brand June 2012 Lineup

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Fans of OG colorways have a lot to be thankful for this month. Jordan Brand is retroing the Air Jordan 12 “Obsidian” for t...

Drumbeat: June 13, 2012

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Whenever oil prices surpass US$100 per barrel, a certain group of well-known economists and investment banks re-emerge to ...

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