[Marxism] The uselessness of the term "peak oil"

Ambrose Andrews ambrose-bulk at vrvl.net
Wed Jun 11 12:16:53 MDT 2008


2008/6/11 Alan Bradley <alanb1000 at yahoo.com>:
> From: "Tom O'Lincoln"
>> But that's hard coal isn't it? The Victorian
>> deposits are much dirtier.
>
> That's true. On the other hand, mining in Queensland
> is massively expanding, particularly for export.
>
> Alan B

Yup:

http://www.abc.net.au/rn/backgroundbriefing/stories/2008/2264646.htm

Banking on gas

Australia's sitting on some of the biggest natural gas fields in the
world - and other energy-starved, ravenous nations are starting to bid
for it. Australia will have to do some soul searching about how much
we keep for ourselves and who to sell it to. Reporter, Ian Townsend

audio:

http://mpegmedia.abc.net.au/rn/podcast/current/audioonly/bbg_20080608.mp3




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