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Robertson Program Seminar Series: Energy in Transition 4

11 Nov 2005
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Facility-Level Greenhouse Gas Management: Strategies for Energy Efficiency and Carbon Neutrality. Dr. Swisher's presentation summarizes the strategies that an organization can use to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions at low cost. The specific strategies include energy efficiency, distributed power, carbon trading, and financial innovation.
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A Report from the Second U.S. Conference on Peak Oil and Community Solutions

12 Aug 2005
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Yellow Springs, Ohio -- More than 350 people from 39 states and five countries gathered here in late September with about 100 area residents to learn how to prepare at the local level for the coming steep decline in global oil production...
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Robertson Program Seminar Series: Energy in Transition 3

11 Nov 2005
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ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF BIOFUELS. Dr. Pimentel will explore the production of ethanol and biodiesel fuels and discuss his finding that it requires significantly more fossil fuel inputs than what is produced as either ethanol or biodiesel implying that increased biofuel production would actually increase the amount of oil and natural gas that have to be imported by the U.S.
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Petroleum Review's Oil & Gas Fields Megaprojects - October Update In Full

19 Oct 2005
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Over the last two years Petroleum Review has regularly updated its listing of forthcoming so-called "megaprojects". The aim of the listing is to attempt to answer the question as to whether sufficient oil is being developed to meet likely requirements going forward, writes Chris Skrebowski.

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Robertson Program Seminar Series: Energy in Transition 2

11 Nov 2005
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WHERE WILL THE NATURAL GAS COME FROM? Andrew Weissman, Chairman, Energy Ventures Group, LLC, speaks on the imminent decline of Natural Gas.
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Robertson Program Seminar Series: Energy in Transition 1

11 Nov 2005
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WORLD OIL PRODUCTION: PEAKING & ITS MITIGATION. Dr. Hirsch will discuss the peaking of world oil production, which he describes as the world's first ever discontinuity in energy -- a sudden limit on the supply of a commodity that is essential to the functioning of the world economy.
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Robertson Program Seminar Series: Energy in Transition

11 Nov 2005
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Join us to hear five experts’ take on the impending transition in energy supply and consumption, and how that transition will impact our economy, our environment, and our society. Many thanks to the Robertson Program for making this series possible.
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Andrew McNamara on Queensland's Oil Vulnerability Task Force

29 Aug 2005 |
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Queensland Australia Parliament member Andrew McNamara speaks about the world's first known study of a region's vulnerability to energy shortages due to global oil peak.
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Dr. Albert Bartlett: Arithmetic, Population and Energy

29 Aug 2004 | |
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The retired Professor of Physics from the University of Colorado in Boulder examines the arithmetic of steady growth, continued over modest periods of time, in a finite environment. These concepts are applied to populations and to fossil fuels such as petroleum and coal.

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Lifeboat Show: Dealing With Our Lives After the Oil Crash

29 Jul 2005 |
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Caren Black and Christopher Paddon of The Lifeboad Show air and discuss portions of Matt Savinar's presentation on peak oil at the June 2005 Lifeboat Conference, and also read segments of Savinar's book, "The Oil Age Is Over".