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Australia December 2010: Perth and Merry Christmas, report 9

December 23, 2010


It is the morning of Christmas Eve, the sun is shining and the temperature is going to be around 35 C. It feels very odd since I normally want to have a white Christmas with snow and below zero temperatures. I can now summarise my official visit to Perth on Australia’s west coast. Bruce Robinson, […]

Australia faces looming fuel shortages.

December 20, 2010


Press information from ASPO Australia Australia faces looming fuel shortages. December 20th 2010. Australia will soon not be able to import enough oil to meet demand because of Peak Oil. This warning comes from Prof Kjell Aleklett, head of the Global Energy Systems group at Uppsala University in Sweden, who is currently visiting Australia. Peak […]

Australia December 2010: The Capital Canberra – report 8

December 15, 2010


My visit to Canberra began with a running start. Jenny Goldie from ACT Peak Oil, (as ASPO Canberra call themselves), had organized for me to be on ABC Radio’s afternoon program. A 10 minute interview was planned for 4:30 PM during which we were to discuss peak oil. We had a brief stop at the […]

Australia December 2010: Farwell to Adelaide – report 7

December 11, 2010


It is Sunday morning and we have come to the last day of Camp Peak Oil Adelaide. The time has passed quickly and it is difficult to believe that it was all of four weeks ago that Olle and I arrived in Adelaide. On Olle’s desk sits a pile of illustrations – at least 50. […]