The letter “Peak-oil context” by Michael Lynch correctly points out that large additional reserves continue to be added to the world’s capacity, despite statements that the “elephants” have all been found.
For seven sessions Mar. 5-13, the front-month crude contract consecutively set record high prices on the New York Mercantile Exchange as the US dollar fell to record lows vs. the euro and a 12-year low against the Japanese yen.
Two leading Democrats on the US House Energy and Commerce Committee announced an investigation into the US Department of Justice’s Oct. 22 plea agreement with BP concerning the company’s violations of federal Clean Air Act provisions.
Preventing black powder contamination from damaging a gas pipeline’s metering system requires regular dismantling and cleaning of its metering instruments, manifolds, impulse lines, and associated facilities.