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?


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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