Shell’s Game

Why good people do bad things Read more.

Fatih Birol Challenged

This is the second of my bare-knuckle interviews with policy makers. Read more.

At Last, A Date

For the first time, the International Energy Agency has produced a date for peak oil. And it’s not reassuring. Read more.

Majesty, We Have Gone Mad

An open letter to King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia Read more.

The Last Straw

A new generation of biofuels turns out to be another environmental disaster Read more.

Leave It In The Ground

The climate talks are a stitch-up, as no one is talking about supply. Read more.

What if the Oil Runs Out?

Though the government is planning a massive expansion of transport networks, it has never considered this question. Read more.

A Lethal Solution

We need a five-year freeze on biofuels, before they wreck the planet. Read more.

Still Drilling

The rebranding of Shell and BP is a fraud. Read more.

A Well of Hypocrisy

One man uses gas and oil money to help the poor. The other uses it to buy guns. Guess who gets vilified. Read more.

Worse Than Fossil Fuel

Biodiesel enthusiasts have accidentally invented the most carbon-intensive fuel on earth Read more.

Crying Sheep

We had better start preparing for a decline in global oil supply Read more.

In Bed With the Killers

BP is working with a genocidal government Read more.

Feeding Cars, Not People

The adoption of biofuels would be a humanitarian and environmental disaster Read more.

Living with the Age of Entropy

Is a life without fossil fuel possible? Read more.

Losing the Battle with Entropy

Without cheap oil, the only safe option is to start dismantling our complex economies Read more.

The Bottom of the Barrel

Oil is running out, but no one wants to talk about it. Read more.

In the Crocodile’s Mouth

Blair is appeasing Bush partly in order to get a share of the world’s diminishing supplies of oil Read more.

Trouble in the Pipeline

The corporations have asked us to trust them. But even the paragon of “corporate social responsibility” is saying one thing and doing quite another. Read more.

America’s Pipe Dream

The war against terrorism is also a struggle for oil and regional control Read more.