‘6 Scary Extreme Energy Sources Being Tapped to Fuel the Post Peak Oil Economy’

6 Scary Extreme Energy Sources Being Tapped to Fuel the Post Peak Oil Economy‘–fracking was only the beginning, but we may be creative and choose otherwise, or maybe we gotta hit bottom first, or may be the future’s all too much…

  1. Light Tight Oil” (LTO)–also known as “Tight Light Oil” and “Tight Shale Oil.” The extraction technology and the environmental problems it causes, are much the same as those we see with natural gas fracking
  2. Utlra Deepwater Pre-Salt Oil  (PSO)
  3. Tar Sands
  4. Offshore Arctic OIl
  5. Shale Oil–Not to be confused with LTO, this “oil” is solid, and it’s embedded in shale, which is technically a rock. Think mining for gold. Only in this case, the riches embedded in rock come in the form of kerogen, which is converted to synthetic oil after the rock is mined and brought to a processing plant where it is cooked to almost 1,000 degrees Fahrenheit
  6. Nuclear
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