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  1. EV Economics = Oil for Transport Days Numbered

    Alternative Energy - Solar, Geo-Thermal, Bio-fuels
    BNP Paribas Report: Wells, Wires, And Wheels… Eroci And The Tough Road Ahead For Oil, introduces the concept of the Energy Return on Capital Invested (EROCI), focusing on the energy return on a $100bn outlay on oil and renewables where the energy is being used to power cars and other light-duty...
  2. WSJ: Facing Up to End of 'Easy Oil'

    Politics, Finance, and Environment
    "The easy oil is coming to an end," says Alex Munton, a Middle East analyst for the Scottish energy consulting firm Wood Mackenzie. No one suggests that the Gulf nations are running out of oil. Heavy oil, although difficult to pump, is abundant. The Middle East alone is believed to hold some 78...