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What if the entire reservoir leaks out? What is the total amount of oil that would be spilled?

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 06:23:11 AM EST
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Then we have a very different situation, at least if it all leaks out during a short period of time.

Peak oil is not an energy crisis. It is a liquid fuel crisis.
by Starvid on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 06:29:12 AM EST
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So, turning a huge problem into a different huge problem is an improvement?

By laying out pros and cons we risk inducing people to join the debate, and losing control of a process that only we fully understand. - Alan Greenspan
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 06:56:20 AM EST
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What?

Peak oil is not an energy crisis. It is a liquid fuel crisis.
by Starvid on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 07:04:26 AM EST
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Sorry, I thought your previous comment was a justification for the nuke solution...

By laying out pros and cons we risk inducing people to join the debate, and losing control of a process that only we fully understand. - Alan Greenspan
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 07:07:46 AM EST
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