[Marxism] Nader and Peak Oil

La Sainte lasainte at earthlink.net
Sun Jun 8 08:49:51 MDT 2008

1. What makes oil different than other minerals? If Hubbert in his bell
curve is indeed describing the "natural" course of production of a
mineral, then is there a bell curve governing production of... coal?
copper?  tin?

Oil is not a mineral like copper and gold. It is the advanced stage of decomposed organic matter. Therefore, the source is limited. We are running out of oil.


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