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Sun 29 November 2009, The Observer

Peak oil: the summit that dominates the horizon

By Terry MacAlister
Crude is still being discovered; existing fields are not being exploited to the full. So it's hard to predict the exact point at which the world's dwindling reserves will precipitate a crisis. But it's coming
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