Is it shocking that we have just 50 years of oil left? If you have kept up-to-date with recent news, perhaps not.
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The Peak Oil Silence
It's the hard truth: we are running out of oil. However, even more shocking is the calmness with which this line was delivered in a video (around the 02:00 minute mark) by HSBC senior economist Karen Ward. Outside of specialist reporting, such statements are seldom heard.
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