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Peak Oil Study - Security Policy Implications of Scarce Resources.pdf

Peak Oil Study - Security Policy Implications of Scarce Resources.pdf

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One argument against peak oil is confidence in the various options for substituting oil.
And indeed there are some promising approaches that seem to have the potential to
reduce or even counterbalance the effects of a peak oil situation. The Pentagon, for
example, recently promised that it would in future be possible to replace kerosene for
combat aircraft with algae biofuels.211 The German Research Foundation has set up a
special research programme intended for developing new production methods for
currently oil-based chemicals using renewable raw materials.212

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