Would you like to start a free subscription?
Remember me | Forgot password
For full content view: Log in Now!
The recent 2007 Houston World Oil Conference (not to be confused with a World Oil conference) had some interesting presentations. World Oil was a media sponsor for the event, which was a production of the Association for the Study of Peak Oil (ASPO). Regrettably, there were no ardent anti-Peakers, which I had hoped for, so it came close to being a mutual admiration society. For example, no one delineated the dismal history of peak predictions. The audience probably would have ignore it, but it might have helped inform the press, which was there in force.
Consultant Richard Nehring had to fill the unenviable role of being the lone moderate presenter, with his charts showing the full range of uncertainty as to when a peak might occur. In short, his charts (actually, an AAPG committee that he chaired) showed a 20 to 30 year plateau in oil production beginning by 2020 to 2040.
This area of the site is restricted.
In order to gain access, please either Log
In, or subscribe to World Oil.
Two options are available to you for creating an account.
1. Get a Free Trial Subscription to World Oil Magazine and gain immediate access to select content on World Oil Online.
Start a Free Trial Subscription and gain immediate access to the complete current issue of World Oil Magazine. Plus, you’ll receive 3 upcoming issues of World Oil Magazine in print or digital format.* You also receive access to the Energy Events Calendar, Industry Statistics and WO Wire’s news and industry coverage.
2. Purchase a subscription to World Oil magazine and gain immediate
and complete access to World Oil Online. As a Total Access subscriber
you will have access to all areas of the site available to registered users and
free subscribers as well as having access to such premium content areas as:
Physical copies of this content may be available for purchase. Visit the Reprints & Back Issues section.
If you are already a paid subscriber and do not have access, please email CustomerService@worldoil.com.
World Oil's specialized upstream Engineering Data Tables featuring the Drill Bit Classifier, Tubing Tables and more. Get Total Access today.
Bangkok - August 25-27
Houston, TX - August 27-29
Houston, TX - November 4-5
All material subject to strictly enforced copyright laws.
© 2014 World Oil. © 2014 Gulf Publishing Company.