Workers drill for oil in the Bakken shale formation outside Watford City, N.D., an area experiencing an oil boom.
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October 17, 2014 Just a few years ago, authors were predicting production would soon hit a peak and then decline. But since then, supplies have surged. So are the forecasters now slapping themselves in the head?
May 5, 2011 Commentator Ursula Goodenough specializes in the development of sustainable biofuels. She shares a graph with us showing the rise and predicted fall of oil production over a 2,500 year time frame.
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