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The outlook for future oil and gas production, given high decline rates and some observations on the consequences of high energy prices for Oklahoma City

The commentary below is shared with permission of the author. It originated in private discussions on the listserv of the advisory board of the ASPO-USA (Association for the Study of Peak Oil). It is not cornucopian news. It is further … Continue reading

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Rolling Stone debunks the fracking bubble and ABC reports PINK SLIME in hamburger

The March 15, 2012 edition of Rolling Stone magazine has  an excellent debunking of the fracking bubble and the myth of 100 years of natural gas — The Big Fracking Bubble – the Scam Behind the Gas Boom. Here’s a … Continue reading

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More debunks for the 100 years of Natural Gas myth.

Do you suppose we could get A. McClendon et al to give up their natural gas myth-making for Lent?  Not a chance of course, but . . . Anyone tempted to believe the 100 years of natural gas myth should … Continue reading

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Gasland and the Battle Hymn of Fracking

I watched the documentary Gasland at the Red Cup last night, and it is now on my “must see” recommendation list.  I will never hear the claim of “clean natural gas” again without a feeling of revulsion. It’s clear from … Continue reading

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Aubrey McClendon blowing smoke out his anus.

This is from the “One picture is worth a thousand words department”, and is an illustration for my post “The False Promises of Aubrey McClendon”.  Many thanks to Ray Barnes of http://www.smokytopia.com for the caricature! Bookmark on DeliciousDigg this postRecommend … Continue reading

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The false promises of Aubrey McLendon.

Kunstler this week writes about Aubrey McClendon, who apparently was on a recent edition of 60 minutes orating about our 250 (or so) year supply of gas, methane gas that is from shale fields.  I’m glad I missed the original … Continue reading

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