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Why We Cant Frack Ourselves Out of an Energy Crisis

 
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 27, 2014 3:41 am    Post subject: Why We Cant Frack Ourselves Out of an Energy Crisis Reply with quote

This article, "Why We Cant Frack Ourselves Out of an Energy Crisis" is quite interesting and contains this prize statement:-

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One 2008 study, by the German Army, says: Psychological barriers cause indisputable facts to be blanked out and lead to almost instinctively refusing to look into this difficult subject in detail. Peak oil, however, is unavoidable.


They must have had dealings with Ralph/RGR as well.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 12:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Leggett will be dismissed because of his commercial interests.










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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 12:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Maybe it's a pity the article describes him as "a former Greenpeace staff member" rather than a former Shell petroleum geologist or even a former Royal School of Mines staff member.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 4:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Graduate of Imperial College and all, which is hardly a softie centre of permaculture and treehuggery Smile
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 5:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oooh! Oooh! Petition to sack Peter Lilley from Energy Cttee over conflict of interest and porkiepies on C4 News...
https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/sack-mp-peter-lilley-from-commons-energy-committee?bucket&source=facebook-share-button&time=1390924580
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