A Picture Is Worth: Early Evidence of Peak Oil

peak oil loyd peak

Some say we are hitting peak oil about now; Rick Prelinger sent this evidence of peak oil in 1963 to the Atlantic Monthly. I don't think it is real, though; who spells Lloyd with one L?

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Perhaps Loyd Peak is the explanation for the spike in peak oil references in an ngram search that Chris noted in his earlier post. Maybe he did a lot of advertising.

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