peak oil

The point of time we are fast approaching, after which humankind&;s capacity to extract non-renewable petroleum, instead of increasing, will decline irrevocably.

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by , published on Online Opinion, 23 April 2008

How can we now get the public to take seriously peak oil concerns when these have not been rubber-stamped as 'valid' by Rudd’s Summit? Forum

One of the things that makes the challenge of peak oil so insidious, and so resistant to quick fixes, is the way in which many things that seem like ingredients of a solution are actually part of the problem. Petroleum provides so much of the energy and so many of the raw materials we take for granted today that the impacts of declining oil production extend much further than a first glance would suggest. (For more visit .)