Drumbeat: February 29, 2012

Facing the Facts on Fossil Fuel (Part 1)

We are so accustomed to our dependence on petroleum that discussions of alternative energy futures take its convenience and efficiency for granted.

The End of the Petroleum Era (Part 2)

Those who argue that there will never be a final “oil crisis” fail to recognize resource limits.

Oil Set for Best Monthly Advance Since October on Recovery Signs, Iran

Oil rose, heading for its best month in New York since October, amid signs of economic recovery and concern that tension with Iran threatens global crude supplies.

West Texas Intermediate futures climbed as ...

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