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How Long will Oil Last?

Friday, April 30, 2010

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How Long will Oil Last?

Oil has been the ruling sources of world energy since the 50s. The relatively affordable supply of oil has been the backbone of the revolutionary economic growth experienced in the western world. It is predicted that the demand for oil will rise in the future. However, will expansion in production be able to accommodate such [...]

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Green Diesel; Solix Biofuel

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

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Green Diesel; Solix Biofuel

It is already 30 years since research suggested that algae could be changed into diesel. It was a very odd idea at that time. In July 2009, ExxonMobile injected a sum of $600 million to enable better conversion of algae into fuel. Biologist from Craig Venter’s Synthetic Genomics will be responsible for introducing algae into [...]

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Peak Oil Might Be More Than A Yarn As Saudi Arabia Studies Renewable Energy

Friday, December 11, 2009

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Peak Oil Might Be More Than A Yarn As Saudi Arabia Studies Renewable Energy

Maybe there is something to the Peak Oil controversy after all since it was announced that Saudi Arabia, a nation that manages a full one quarter of the planet’s oil reserves, is examining renewable energy. This information was made available courtesy of Lady Barbara Judge, the UK atomic Energy Authority chairperson. Judge was coming home [...]

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Is The World Being Misled Regarding Global Oil Reserves?

Friday, November 13, 2009

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Is The World Being Misled Regarding Global Oil Reserves?

World oil reserves may not last as long as some had originally predicted. This, according to several unnamed sources connected to the International Energy Agency, as reported by the Guardian Newspaper in the UK. One source within the agency along with one who is no longer there, say the IEA has downplayed the oil deficiency [...]

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Has The World Reached Peak Oil?

Friday, October 30, 2009

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Has The World Reached Peak Oil?

As the price of gas rises with no sign of ever going back to moderate prices, the economy is in the tank though with some slight indicators of recovery, the dollar does a dipsey doodle beyond anyone’s ability to predict. Just another day on planet earth or the sign of a coming apocalypse? The pessimist [...]

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