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by RGR
Wed Oct 05, 2011 12:47 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: Cancel Peak Oil
Replies: 22
Views: 19189

Tell me Chris, have you ever seen anywhere in the sciences the idea that it is best to make certain that those who have a new or different idea, or are pretty good at defending old ones, are the people you need to make sure get eliminated from participating as soon as possible? Sound like science t...
by RGR
Tue Oct 04, 2011 2:07 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: Cancel Peak Oil
Replies: 22
Views: 19189

jonny2mad wrote:I haven't really been following this closely, personally I wouldn't ban people unless they kept making personal attacks, swearing at people all the time or spamming that sort of thing .
by RGR
Tue Oct 04, 2011 2:04 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: Cancel Peak Oil
Replies: 22
Views: 19189

[quote="An Inspector Calls"][
by RGR
Mon Oct 03, 2011 7:29 pm
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: Cancel Peak Oil
Replies: 22
Views: 19189

what?
by RGR
Sun Oct 02, 2011 4:48 pm
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: Cancel Peak Oil
Replies: 22
Views: 19189

Who?
by RGR
Wed Sep 07, 2011 2:23 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: The Americas have a plentiful supply of oil and gas.
Replies: 22
Views: 19221

An Inspector Calls wrote: (If we can't model this, how does anyone believe we can model climate?!)
by RGR
Wed Sep 07, 2011 2:17 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: The Americas have a plentiful supply of oil and gas.
Replies: 22
Views: 19221

RalphW wrote:There are plenty of oil engineers who can give a better answer than me,
by RGR
Wed Sep 07, 2011 1:30 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: The Americas have a plentiful supply of oil and gas.
Replies: 22
Views: 19221

An Inspector Calls wrote:
What does PROVEN mean?
by RGR
Sat Aug 27, 2011 1:22 am
Forum: News
Topic: WOW: U.S. Slashes Marcellus Shale Gas Estimate By 80%
Replies: 8
Views: 1986

kenneal wrote:And there I was hoping for some insider titbits to heighten our knowledge :wink: :D
What knowledge? :wink: :D
by RGR
Fri Aug 26, 2011 5:16 am
Forum: News
Topic: WOW: U.S. Slashes Marcellus Shale Gas Estimate By 80%
Replies: 8
Views: 1986

kenneal wrote:Was the EIA trying to talk the situation up, then? Trying to boost confidence in times of trouble?
Unlikely. Estimates are estimates. Peakers, the EIA, the oil companies, they all have them.
by RGR
Thu Aug 25, 2011 5:20 am
Forum: News
Topic: WOW: U.S. Slashes Marcellus Shale Gas Estimate By 80%
Replies: 8
Views: 1986

Re: WOW: U.S. Slashes Marcellus Shale Gas Estimate By 80%

AutomaticEarth wrote:http://www.businessinsider.com/wow-us-s ... -80-2011-8

Oh well, peak oil back on again folks......
Actually, they didn't slash, the people being talked about increased the numbers from 2, to 84. Interesting how that becomes a "slash".
by RGR
Tue Aug 23, 2011 4:03 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: Gasland - the movie
Replies: 8
Views: 8732

[quote="monster"]Thanks!
by RGR
Tue Aug 23, 2011 3:45 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: The true cost of tar sands
Replies: 6
Views: 8654

Re: My Point

ujoni08 wrote:Do you mean my point, or that of the author, Garth Lenz?

My reason for posting links to articles is simply to share what I've found, and allow some discussion to follow.

Jon
by RGR
Tue Aug 23, 2011 3:28 am
Forum: Hydrocarbons
Topic: Frack Off
Replies: 6
Views: 7878

[quote="monster"
by RGR
Mon Aug 22, 2011 3:26 pm
Forum: Nuclear Power
Topic: Nuclear accident follows Japanese earthqauke
Replies: 759
Views: 136847

It looks increasingly likely that the accident was at the worse end of the spectrum of opinions expressed at the time. The earthquake destroyed the power plant, the tsunami just muddying the waters. There was a rapid melt down. There was re-criticality. Heavy isotopes were ejected afar. The governm...