Seattle, October 17, 2007: Do you want to know how the world could look like in a couple of months, maybe years? Andreas Eschbach has written a thrilling book about a world with oil becoming scarcer and scarcer, and costlier and costlier.
When you read this book, or if you listen to the great audio tape, you will get introduced to very personal effects peak oil has on the characters in the book. Markus Westermann plays the main character in this thriller. He moves from Germany to the United States to start a new life. He works at a huge software company but he is not staying long at this software company because he meets Block who claims to know how to discover new oil fields. And there the adventure begins ...
The story is a based on extremly well researched information and tells in scary details how the world oil market, politics and geological facts work all together to leave us with this devastating situation of peak oil. This book is a must-read!
Andreas Eschbach, Ausgebrannt - Burned Out
Read a review on Energy Bulletin
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Order the audio tape at Amazon.
Thursday, October 18, 2007
Welcome to the Crude-Oil-Alerts Blog!
You might have heard: oil is a finite resource. So, it will run out one day. But before that happens crude oil production rates will decline and world oil supply is at risk. Some say peak production is already at hand and the curde oil markets are out of control. The goal of this blog is to provide the most comprehensive and updated platform on the topic of peak oil.