Cos 14 - Class 14 Thursday, February 28, 2008 11:07 AM 2...

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Class 14 Thursday, February 28, 2008 11:07 AM 2 related Problems Peak Oil Global Warmning Prediction: Major disruption due to both in our lifetimes Solutions: Alternative Energy, opulation stabilization, lifestyle changes, conservation, adaptation Adding 80 million ppl a year Prognosis: I wish I could be optimistic There will be a population crash Our Entire way of life 6.7? Billion ppl We buy our food Transportation Everything we use is made of plastic Oil USA claims worlds first oil well Titusville Pennsylvanis 1859 What's changes in 150 years? When it was dark, you went to sleep Took 6 months from NY to CA
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World Oil Demand We currerntly require 84 mbd of oil, and that will rise by around 2-3 mdb by the end of the year. Demand is grown ~2% per ear Peak oil is… When production (amount of oil pumped) startes to decrease If demand continues to increase, it means that supply no longer can keep up demand Why is oil supply peaking, how do we know?
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