25 Nov '12, 4pm

#peakoil Don’t gush over prospect of US as oil king: For one thing, it confirms that conventional oil production...

Don’t gush over prospect of US as oil king For one thing, it confirms that conventional oil production is in serious decline. This is the “light sweet” crude that is inexpensive to extract and refine, one of the key building blocks of modern industrial society. Now that we have a pause in the important news, the Petraeus sex scandal, let’s turn to other recent tidings. Specifically, a forecast that the United States will be the world’s largest oil producer around 2020 and North America will become a net oil exporter a decade later. These predictions come in the latest World Energy Outlook report from the International Energy Agency (IEA), and the media reported them as a “game changer.” So much for peak oil. Happy motoring days are here again! Let’s set aside past criticism of this intergovernmental group’s forecasting methods and credibility. Taken on its own, the latest ...

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