The Inevitable Peaking of
World Oil Production: Robert L. Hirsch
In the next five years, world oil production will begin to decline— which means less and less oil available each year. The result will
be annually deepening worldwide economic damage.
There will be no quick fixes. Even crash program mitigation will take more than a decade to impact.
Societal priorities will change dramatically. Compromises will be required. Years of energy hopes and fantasy will have to yield to
The impending world energy mess