Peaked Oil

So much for the oil war.

 

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  • Thomas Drevon 8y

    nice :-)
  • ForceChange.com 7y

    We used your photo over at ForceChange.com. Thank you!
  • stephen91fleming 7y

    Your all idiots. We're not fighting this war for oil..obviously, otherwise it would be cheap.
    Second, foreign oil makes bush's oil cheaper (from his wells in texas)..so if he were really the evil sob people thought he was, he would just bomb iraq to death and make america more dependant on HIS oil.
  • Ryan Somma 7y

    Texas doesn't have any oil anymore stephen. The state had to switch from oil wells to oil refineries. Meaning the state relies on cheap foreign oil to make money.

    The fact that the price of oil just keeps going up merely demonstrates that world oil production has peaked, or soon will.

    Great photo by the way. Brilliant! : )
  • Earthworm 7y

    This reminds me of the Arab saying that goes something like this—"My grandfather rode a camel, my father drives a Mercedes, my son will ride a camel." So peak oil was written into their culture already. They're just afraid we'll realize this and transition to alternatives before they get to sell the rest of it. Same as the oil companies. But looks like we won't so they get to drive the price up until...
  • Georg 7y

    I used this photo in a blog entry. Thank you for using CC-License.
  • Eddi van W. 7y

    Hallo, ich bin der Administrator der Gruppe Creative Commons - Showroom, und wir würden uns freuen, wenn Du dies zu unserer Gruppe hinzufügen würdest.
  • Price Engines 5y

    This is a fantastic picture - reminded me of Close Encounters of the Third Kind - special edition.

    I borrowed it to illustrate a blog post - "are the arabs running out of oil?".

    Here's a link to your photo in situ:
    solarpanelquoter.blogspot.com/2010/06/are-arabs-running-o...

    Cheers and thanks for sharing.
    Jonathan
  • Howard Dickins 4y

    A truly extraordinary image
  • wilshirepix 4y

    Stunning. Almost like it's not real. A brilliant capture.
  • Matias 9mo

    They used your image here, take a look. Hope you sue them :)
    seuhistory.com/noticias/um-dos-maiores-lagos-do-mundo-des...
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