17 Oct '15, 5pm

#peakoil Is Peak Oil Just A Myth?: As Niels Bohr famously said: “predictions are difficult, especially about t...

I think this article is good for this one quote “There will always be reserves out there, but they will either be too inaccessible or politically controversial to extract. Just look at how Shell was forced out of Alaska by a combination of costs, campaigners and regulatory pressure.” The conclusion I think we must all draw, is that we would not let climate considerations stop us from trying to access the oil rather those other factors cited in the quote plus the simple economic feasibility of the endeavor. It really comes down to the quote that seems to applicable now to the state of the world situation regarding oil and climate. Dammed if we do, Dammed if we do not.

Full article: http://peakoil.com/generalideas/is-peak-oil-just-a-myth

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