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On oil peak or peaks?

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The oil peak theory first advanced by Colin Campbell more than 25 years ago is influencing market expectations about the medium-term supply/demand balance in the world petroleum market. In the same vein, Matt Simmons has focused on the scarcity issue, arguing in his book – Oil Twilight in the Desert – that Saudi Arabia has much less oil than generally thought, and that its super-giant field, Ghawar, is seriously suffering from natural decline. These theories and views provide additional ammun...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
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Author
Publisher:
Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Journal:
Oxford Energy Forum Journal website
Volume:
80
Pages:
9-11
Publication date:
2010-02-01
ISSN:
0959-7727
Language:
English
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2015-04-29

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