The real oil problemI have read Dr. S. Fred Singer's article "The real oil problem" not once, not twice, but three times and with all due respect, I would have to ask, "What's your point?" Are you questioning the fact that world oil production will inevitably peak or are you concerned that a "real supply reduction" in oil will hurt only poor, undeveloped nations (OGJ, Dec. 20, 2004, p. 10)?As to the first issue, Dr. Singer himself wrote in a Letter to the Editor, "So yes: Conventional oil production will inevitably peak—sometime in the future." That is the key problem that we should all be concerned with because it will affect each and every one of us. The fact that M. King ...

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