Why do we discuss Peak Oil?
is a key part of understanding how our world works.
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Peak Oil has the potential to be the largest disruption modern civilization has ever faced.
So, even as we seek to understand what's unfolding, be sure to think about
how Peak will affect your life.
Oil is at the intersection of many important forces right now.
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"Understanding depletion is simple. Think of an Irish pub. The glass starts full and ends empty. There are only so many more drinks to closing time. It's the same with oil. We have to find the bar before we can drink what is in it."
What peaking does mean, in energy
terms, is that once you've peaked, further growth in supply, is over. Peaking is generally, also, a relatively quick transition to a relatively serious decline at least on a basin by basin basis. And the issue then, is the world's biggest serious question.