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  • Jason Meggs
    Here s one on whether Peak Oil has already passed: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=oil-petroleum-demand-developed-countries-alternative-fuel
    Message 1 of 4 , Jun 15, 2011
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      Here's one on whether Peak Oil has already passed:

      http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=oil-petroleum-demand-developed-countries-alternative-fuel


      On Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 5:10 PM, Jason Meggs <jmeggs@...> wrote:

      > Way to go, Jym! (OpenOffice is far from perfect but it has many benefits
      > and has been known to sometimes does a better job than M$ in opening their
      > files, and it's free.)
      >
      > Meanwhile, I opened it, converted it, and sent it to Joel with this:
      >
      > "Wasn't sure if I can or should send to the whole list, will leave that to
      > your discretion.
      >
      > Interesting stuff, a lot seen before and I could critique it a bit, but it
      > suggests some opportunities for us if we read between the lines. For one,
      > that previous reports have been inadequate in addressing issues. Also a bit
      > out of date given the credible view that peak oil actually passed
      > [already]."
      >
      > Then seeking a good source on that last bit, I found this interesting
      > write-up.
      > http://8020vision.com/2011/02/09/wikileaks-on-peak-oil/
      >
      > Jason
      >
      >
      >
      > On Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 4:46 PM, Jym Dyer <jym@...> wrote:
      >
      >>
      >>
      >> > Anyone who has a new enough version of Office
      >> > might have a look at the PowerPoint presentation
      >> > to which the article links (I can't open it):
      >>
      >> =v= No need to be stuck with the expense of Microsoft
      >> Office upgrades with OpenOffice.org around. It's an
      >> open source office suite that handles more Microsoft
      >> formats than Microsoft does!
      >>
      >> =v= I was able to open the slideshow in OpenOffice
      >> version 3.1 (they're up to 3.4 beta now).
      >> <_Jym_>
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >
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