Energy Bulletin

Energy Bulletin

Hand powered drilling tools and machines

Hand-powered devices have been used for millennia, but during the last quarter of the 19th century a radically improved generation of tools appeared, taking advantage of modern mass production machinery and processes (like interchangeable parts) and…  More »

What happened (and why) at Cancun

The international climate negotiations in Cancun, Mexico, have concluded, and despite the gloom-and-doom predictions that dominated the weeks and months leading up to Cancun, the Sixteenth Conference of the Parties (COP-16) of the United Nations Fra…  More »

America: the panoptic shiver

Among the most compelling nuggets of information contained in the batch of United States diplomatic documents released by WikiLeaks and published in leading international newspapers is the list of installations in more than fifty countries which the st…  More »

America: the panoptic shiver

Among the most compelling nuggets of information contained in the batch of United States diplomatic documents released by WikiLeaks and published in leading international newspapers is the list of installations in more than fifty countries which the st…  More »

America: the panoptic shiver

Among the most compelling nuggets of information contained in the batch of United States diplomatic documents released by WikiLeaks and published in leading international newspapers is the list of installations in more than fifty countries which the st…  More »

Peak oil review – Dec 13

A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including: -Oil and the global economy -The IEA’s Oil Market Report -Forecasts -US gasoline prices -Managing China’s Economy -Quote of the Week -Briefs read more  More »

Peak oil review – Dec 13

A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including: -Oil and the global economy -The IEA’s Oil Market Report -Forecasts -US gasoline prices -Managing China’s Economy -Quote of the Week -Briefs read more  More »

Why you should read The Biochar Solution

Intelligently and broadly applied and ethically managed, the production of biochar and its incorporation in the soil has the potential to lower carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere, not on a millennial time line, but within a few decades. We have th…  More »

Noah’s Ark no kind of peak oil escape plan

If you think peak oil will sink the economy and spark civil unrest, how best to prepare? In our greedy, wasteful and corrupt world, perhaps the story of Noah’s Ark sounds like the way to go. Protect yourself and your family, and then watch while all th…  More »

Noah’s Ark no kind of peak oil escape plan

If you think peak oil will sink the economy and spark civil unrest, how best to prepare? In our greedy, wasteful and corrupt world, perhaps the story of Noah’s Ark sounds like the way to go. Protect yourself and your family, and then watch while all th…  More »

Noah’s Ark no kind of peak oil escape plan

If you think peak oil will sink the economy and spark civil unrest, how best to prepare? In our greedy, wasteful and corrupt world, perhaps the story of Noah’s Ark sounds like the way to go. Protect yourself and your family, and then watch while all th…  More »

Noah’s Ark no kind of peak oil escape plan

If you think peak oil will sink the economy and spark civil unrest, how best to prepare? In our greedy, wasteful and corrupt world, perhaps the story of Noah’s Ark sounds like the way to go. Protect yourself and your family, and then watch while all th…  More »