Blog: Dave LeggettOil - what's going on?

Dave Leggett | 4 September 2006

Are we running out of oil? Should we believe the doomsayers who subscribe to the 'Peak Oil' view that we've taken out more than is left in the ground and crisis beckons? Or have we heard that before, only for more reserves to be found? No simple answers here I'm afraid - there are plenty of viewpoints on this subject and there's no consensus among experts. If this subject interests you, there's a programme on the radio that I would recommend listening to. Click the below link and look for 'Driven by Oil'.

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