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by GregNixon
Sat Jul 02, 2005 10:32 pm
Forum: The South West
Topic: Bristol Meeting
Replies: 28
Views: 48801

No time to post anything more now, but just to say that the Bristol meeting was a great success - it was excellent to put names to faces; instead of the expected four people, nine turned up; and we had lots of very interesting conversation. It's all about: - Awareness, and... - Building Community Pe...
by GregNixon
Mon Jun 27, 2005 5:10 pm
Forum: Wind Power
Topic: [PV Post] 70000 wind turbines
Replies: 15
Views: 13453

The UK will have a chance to put the necessary wind turbines in operation, but we cannot expect this to happen in the time necessary to prevent major changes, shortages and fear. While peak oil is going to limit growth in oil- and gas-powered transportation, energy generation, heating etc., and lead...
by GregNixon
Fri Jun 24, 2005 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Will the oil price only go upwards now?
Replies: 6
Views: 6154

Volatility is the key word - with OPEC admitting they can no longer bring down the oil price, we are going to be affected by everything from mild winters (price down) , threatened industrial action (price up) , uncertain political climates in oil-exporting nations (price up & down) , expanding e...
by GregNixon
Fri Jun 24, 2005 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Competition: when will price of oil reach $70 per barrel?
Replies: 45
Views: 18194

My bid: 12th October 2005. Hopefully I'll be giving a presentation to my course (Engineering Design at Bristol Uni) on peak oil around then.
by GregNixon
Fri Jun 24, 2005 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Matt Simmons joining the dots?
Replies: 5
Views: 4881

I think it's important to note that Matt Simmons' article is actually excerpted from "Twilight in the Desert". He is describing the effect of continued rises in oil price for oil-exporting nations, primarily OPEC nations. If the nations' oil supplies are in decline, then the huge profits w...
by GregNixon
Mon Jun 20, 2005 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chatroom
Replies: 5
Views: 4923

I agree with greenbean - this could be very useful for the odd timetabled "nationwide address", for example if we could get hold of a known speaker on Peak Oil. Between us all, the information we dig up is more condusive to being in a forum than in a chat room. In other words, what do you ...
by GregNixon
Sun Jun 19, 2005 9:28 pm
Forum: The South West
Topic: Bristol Meeting
Replies: 28
Views: 48801

Bristol Meeting

As far as I remember, the Bristol lot are aiming to meet on:

Date: 2nd July
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: Channings, 20 Pembroke Road, Clifton BS8 3BB - Map

Thanks to tattercoats for reminding me of the venue! :-) Cheers,

Greg