Open Thread Non- Petroleum, May 9, 2017

Comments not related to petroleum in this thread please.

I am having difficulty coming up with posts, I could use some help with posts, either petroleum or non-petroleum.

Contact me at peakoilbarrel@gmail.com with your idea, before you spend a lot of time writing something up.  Or you can write something and e-mail it in a Word document form.  Thanks in advance for any help.

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Permian Basin and Texas Update- April 2017

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Chart 1 – A Model using data from Enno Peter’s shaleprofile.com.

The chart above (chart 1) needs some explanation. It is based on the Permian LTO model found by using Enno Peters’ data from shaleprofile.com and an estimate of future well completions. I doubt output will rise this quickly, but the peak level may be about right if oil prices follow the assumed scenario. Continue reading

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