Wednesday, June 25, 2008
Oil Story at 3746 hits and counting....
Oil: Why We're in Trouble
[Commentary] There are no major fields left
The fundamental problems are clear. We've exhausted and are exhausting what remains of all the major oil fields of our world, and 28 years after the original oil shock, there are hundreds of millions more vehicles on the road and a lot more people to feed. We use up a precious resource in order to drive to the mall -- stuff that is used to make the ink in ballpoint pens, plastics, fertilizers, stuff that helps us to grow and make food.