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Gas Consumption Way Down...

Gas consumption is way down... http://globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com/2012/05/3-month-gasoline-and-... We are back to gas consumption levels of 1998.  No way the price is back to 1998.  To me this indicates a lot of demand destruction. ...

Forum topic - dshields - May 9 2012 - 10:39pm - 2 comments

Fuel price predictions for the next 10 years?

I'm in the market for a new (used) car and it's got me thinking about what's likely to happen with fuel prices over the next 10 years.  Peak cheap oil is upon us, of course, but the decline in supply and increase in prices isn't ...

Forum topic - switters - Jul 4 2011 - 1:17pm - 5 comments

Electric Car?

I am considering buying a Nissan Leaf.  Seems a bit rich, but being able to avoid filling up at $50 per tank is becoming an attractive concept.  Already have a solar array on the house and a solar water heater.   What do folks think about the ...

Forum topic - danroot - Jun 5 2011 - 9:03pm - 13 comments

OIL Is Not a Fossil Fuel, and it is “renewable.” Can this be true? Ultra deep oil wells and “abiotic oil”?

OK there is a sucker born every second.  Maybe I'm one. Anyone know of this “abiotic oil”? Go to this site and read what this site has to say. http://www.crisisbydesign.com/blog/global-warming/oil-is-not-a-fossil-fu... "The ...

Forum topic - tomed - May 11 2011 - 6:06pm - 6 comments

Need to finish off my list of items I NEED to have in an emergency...but is using credit a good idea?

Hey guys, OK second time writing this.  The garbage forum software this site uses doesn't work with Internet Explorer 9 so I can't post or copy and paste...My main question is: Is it a good idea to make a small short term (24-48) month ...

Forum topic - TommyHolly - Apr 27 2011 - 12:43am - 27 comments

Definitive Post-Oil Thread

My original intent with this thread was to discuss certain Diesel options for a post-oil economy. As all of us know, transportation is extremely valuable and integral to our economy, way of living and system of supply. Upon reflection and listening ...

Forum topic - A. M. - Jun 15 2012 - 2:04am - 36 comments

Cold Fusion

Italian scientists claim to have demonstrated cold fusion http://www.physorg.com/news/2011-01-italian-scientists-cold-fusion-video... Despite the intense skepticism, a small community of scientists is still investigating ...

Forum topic - firefly - Jan 24 2011 - 7:07pm - 211 comments

The Future of Capitalism: What comes next?

1-2-2011 With the current crisis in Europe, and with the defection of Famous People such as Jeffrey Sachs , perhaps the next event on the horizon will be speculation in the mainstream press on a post-neoliberal capitalism, a ...

Forum topic - xraymike79 - Jan 3 2011 - 7:55am - 112 comments

Will liquid ammonia save the day?

I just listened to the FSN interview this weekend with Matt Simmons.  I've heard Simmons speak several times and I've read his book.  Generally he talks about how significant the challenge of PO is and how urgently we need to act.  This time, ...

Forum topic - switters - Nov 21 2009 - 3:05pm - 9 comments

Another alternative fuel thread

Just found this link, not sure how feasible it is but I think some here would find it an interesting read none the less. Inside specially designed reactors, Joule’s engineered microbes thrive off of sunlight and CO2. In return, depending on the ...

Forum topic - Ed Archer - Nov 11 2009 - 7:43am - 5 comments

Oil depletion Newsletter

www.odac-info.org Read newsletter online ODAC Newsletter - 27 February 2009 Welcome to the ODAC Newsletter, a weekly roundup from the Oil Depletion Analysis Centre, ...

Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Feb 28 2009 - 3:52am - 2 comments