Ruminations of a Rundown Replicant

The End of Affordable, High Energy Return Fossil Fuel

Why slog away writing about a future that no one's interested in. Why not let pictures do the talking. They're worth a thousand words.

Humans have a strong desire to deny unpleasant reality.

This is what you may be denying. The burning of affordable, high energy return fossil fuel is coming to an end.

The link to food production is undeniable. How else did the global population grow to nearly 8 billion?

This is the seneca effect. Decline will be faster than growth.


This chart puts it into perspective.

What's next?

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