Tuesday, February 14, 2006

Peak Oil Advocate: Oil Production Peak Reached in December 2005

There's been plenty of talk over the past few days about an announcement that Princeton geology professor emeritus and former Shell geologist Ken Deffeyes made concerning global peak oil production:

In the January 2004 Current Events on this web site, I predicted that world oil production would peak on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2005. In hindsight, that prediction was in error by three weeks. An update using the 2005 data shows that we passed the peak on December 16, 2005.
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