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Photos Oil Crisis In The 1970s - Business Insider

Photos Oil Crisis In The 1970s - Business Insider | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
That much larger and longer (we hope) crisis occured when the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries proclaimed an oil embargo in response to U.S. support of Israel during the Yom Kippur war.
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Animated Film Warns Our Oil-Dependent World is Headed for a Catastrophic Collapse

Animated Film Warns Our Oil-Dependent World is Headed for a Catastrophic Collapse | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The Oil Alarm looks at oil’s relationship with our food to warn us how the world we have built on oil is in danger of a catastrophic collapse.
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Oil Seen Headed To Over $60 as Saudis Signal Deeper Output Cuts - Oil Industry News - Oil and Gas News

Oil Seen Headed To Over $60 as Saudis Signal Deeper Output Cuts - Oil Industry News - Oil and Gas News | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Oil may climb to $60/bbl for the first time in almost a year and a half after Russia and other unaffiliated nations joined an OPEC pledge to reduce production and Saudi Arabia surprised the market by saying it will cut more than previously agreed.
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A Fossil Free Tomorrow: LA Takes Steps Towards 100% Clean Energy

A Fossil Free Tomorrow: LA Takes Steps Towards 100% Clean Energy | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The LA City Council has adopted a measure that instructs its power utility managers to collaborate with local stakeholders to find the best way towards a 100% clean energy portfolio.
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Welcome to the Anthropocene: The Dawn of The Human-Influenced Geological Epoch

Welcome to the Anthropocene: The Dawn of The Human-Influenced Geological Epoch | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Scientists just voted on declaring a new geological age influenced by humans. The Anthropocene epoch is said to be a "new age of man" signifying the intense influence human activity is having on the future geological record.
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Cheap oil is crushing these Middle Eastern countries - CNNMoney

Cheap oil is crushing these Middle Eastern countries - CNNMoney | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Iran count on oil exports. But oil in the current $40 to $50 range is already below the break-even point for many Middle Eastern nations.
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Desk-Size Turbine Could Power a Town

Desk-Size Turbine Could Power a Town | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
GE sees its new turbine as a strong rival to batteries for storing power from the grid.
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Energy Mafia Is On Its Knees: Australia First To Receive Ocean Wave Generated Zero-Emission Electricity | TruthTheory

Energy Mafia Is On Its Knees: Australia First To Receive Ocean Wave Generated Zero-Emission Electricity | TruthTheory | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
by Christina Sarich The world is in desperate need of alternative energy, and Australia just rode the wave, quite literally, into a new energy paradigm. Using the Perth Wave Energy Project’s CETO 5 wave energy generators developed by Carnegie Wave Energy Limited, the movement of the ocean is creating renewable, sustainable energy – which can…
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How And When Ancient People Started Using Oil | MessageToEagle.com

How And When Ancient People Started Using Oil | MessageToEagle.com | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Share this:MessageToEagle.com – Our ancestors were aware of the importance of oil. The use of oil is a very ancient invention in fact. As early as 2,000 B.C, there were a number of oil sources in Babylonia and Persia that could easily be used for production. Oil that had seeped to the surface would mostly evaporate …
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This Area Would Be Enough to Power the Whole World with Solar Energy

This Area Would Be Enough to Power the Whole World with Solar Energy | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Did you know how much electricity the world consumes every year? According to the statistical data from the Index Mundi website, the…
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This Israeli Startup is Turning Trash into Biogas Fuel. Here’s How...

This Israeli Startup is Turning Trash into Biogas Fuel. Here’s How... | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
HomeBiogas is turning organic waste – food waste and animal manure – into usable cooking gas and liquid fertilizer. It eliminates 1 ton of organic waste and reduces harmful emissions equivalent to 6 tons of carbon dioxide over the course of a year.   Every …
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Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela selling crude below cost of production :: Latin America Current Events & News

reuters.com reported a more acute crude price slump this month has put several South American countries in the difficult position of selling oil for l
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The old man and the sea of oil

The old man and the sea of oil | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Lake Imlor is nestled deep within the Russian taiga in western Siberia. More than half of Russia's oil production comes from the surrounding region. For the Indigenous Khanty people who live here, the lake is sacred. They have worshiped on its shores for generations. But the lake and traditional way of life are in peril, a
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Syria: Another Pipeline War

Syria: Another Pipeline War | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The fossil fuel industry's business model is to externalize its costs by clawing in obscene subsidies and tax deductions—causing grave environmental costs, including toxic pollution and global warming. Among the other unassessed prices of the world's addiction to oil are social chaos, war, terror
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Audi creates diesel fuel from water and CO2 that leaves zero-carbon footprint

Audi creates diesel fuel from water and CO2 that leaves zero-carbon footprint | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
By Ian Crossland at awnn.com   A breakthrough refinement process perfected by Audi engineers has produced a diesel fuel created from high temperature water and carbon dioxide. After only four months, the plant, run by clean technology company Sunfire, was able to produce its first batch …
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Native American Protests Against DAKOTA ACCESS OIL PIPELINE Just Keep Getting Bigger

Native American Protests Against DAKOTA ACCESS OIL PIPELINE Just Keep Getting Bigger | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Native American Protests Against DAKOTA ACCESS OIL PIPELINE Just Keep Getting Bigger
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There will be pandemonium: The end of the old oil order has already begun

There will be pandemonium: The end of the old oil order has already begun | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Failed negotiations in Doha are just a sign of things to come. Big Oil has collapsed and is unlikely to recover
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DW: Recovery in Oil Price is Coming - Oil Industry News - Oil and Gas News

DW: Recovery in Oil Price is Coming - Oil Industry News - Oil and Gas News | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Scanning the newspapers, social media and analyst coverage this year, there is consensus that a recovery in oil prices is coming, as a function of a reduction in over-supply, and that upward movement in prices should be expected later this year, Douglas-Westwood has said in its DW Monday report.
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Desktop Turbine Runs On Carbon Dioxide And Could Power Up To 10,000 Homes

Desktop Turbine Runs On Carbon Dioxide And Could Power Up To 10,000 Homes | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
General Electric (GE) Global Research has announced that it’s developing a prototype turbine that could fit onto a desk. Using “supercritical carbon dioxide,” just one of these devices could power a small town of 10,000 homes.
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Hold Your Breath — Nearly 200 Infrared Videos Expose Methane Pollution All Across the United States (VIDEO)

Hold Your Breath — Nearly 200 Infrared Videos Expose Methane Pollution All Across the United States (VIDEO) | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The problem is more widespread than anyone thought.
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Morocco to build new solar power mega-plant

Morocco to build new solar power mega-plant | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
It may be famous for its meandering medinas and the scenic Atlas Mountains, but Morocco might soon make its name as a solar superpower.
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The oil rig graveyard: A dozen rigs lie parked in Scottish firth

The oil rig graveyard: A dozen rigs lie parked in Scottish firth | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Dramatic images show more than a dozen retired oil rigs parked off the coast of Aberdeen - hauled into the harbour as the continuing drop in barrel prices forces firms to cancel explorations.
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500 Kilometers On 1 Litre: Brazilian Man Shows Us Why We Don’t Need Gas Stations

500 Kilometers On 1 Litre: Brazilian Man Shows Us Why We Don’t Need Gas Stations | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
A motorcycle able to travel up to 500 kilometres (310 miles) on a litre of water was announced by creator Ricardo Azevedo in Sao Paulo, last month. It’s called the “T Power H20,” and the design includes a combination of water and a single, external car battery that’s used to produce electricity, and spark the […]
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Football Player Reveals A Biochemical Company That Could Produce A Substance In Commercial Quantity To Replace Fossil Fuels AnonHQ

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