As our politicians squabble about over the nuclear versus wind turbine debate, the real issue is global oil supply.
What will life look like after oil supply has peaked, how will we know when we have reached this pinnacle moment and did Saudi Arabia know something we don’t?
There comes the point in everyone’s lives when you hit an age as decline begins. After an experience so far, of unlimited quantities of youthful energy, the world is a more colourful and fun place to be, but at some point, without realising it, the scales tip and a prolonged descent into old age begin.
As depressing as this sounds, this analogy is what has occurred to the lifeblood of our civilisation. Oil! (more…)