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Message Posted: Mar 22, 2004 9:12:10 PM

Over the next 10 years will world oil reserves be enough to meet the demands?
Yes
No
unsure

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QueenMother
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2009 8:55:30 PM

Yes
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nash86NY
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2008 9:56:46 AM

yes, they just need to drill in the upper states
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2008 7:23:48 AM

There my be no reason for concern.
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2008 7:23:25 AM

But conservation is a must
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2008 7:22:58 AM

I certainly hope we have the reserves
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2008 7:22:41 AM

But who really knows
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2008 7:22:23 AM

unsure
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Aug 5, 2008 11:22:08 PM

I'm unsure but I hope so
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thinkaboutit
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Message Posted: Aug 1, 2008 11:27:25 PM

They have been lying to us, always pushing an "optimistic supply scenario." Department of Energy's short term "business as usual" forecast (STEO) had North America (US, Canada, Mexico) lose 0.5 million barrels per day between the January and July forecast for 2009. Biggest drop occurred in Mexico, and Pemex recently announced further reductions as their fields are "playing out."

How much higher do prices have to go to switch some "yes" answers into "no"answers?

[Edited by: thinkaboutit at 8/1/2008 11:28:41 PM EST]
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narcar1973
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Message Posted: Jul 31, 2008 8:37:04 AM

Yes, but not too much longer.
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Z51Corvette
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Message Posted: Jun 10, 2008 10:10:10 AM

Yes... especially, if the American public will stand up and revolt. Congress will cut the tape to allow for the necessary exploration, drilling and refining of the oil, we KNOW we have and to find new oil reserves.

Kick some sand in the teeth of the EPA people... They've been lying to us...
FOR DECADES...

Hook'em!
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Philmar
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Message Posted: May 18, 2008 12:06:07 PM

No
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Apr 11, 2008 12:33:10 AM

I'm not too sure but I think so
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Guido4
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2008 7:51:54 AM

I believe so...
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ED6
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Message Posted: Dec 28, 2007 2:22:47 AM

Yes
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kelljohn
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Message Posted: Dec 6, 2007 3:22:56 PM

awe have plenty but so far the environmental extremists wont let us drill for it
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throttle
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Message Posted: Dec 6, 2007 12:59:57 PM

yes
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Guido4
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Message Posted: Dec 6, 2007 5:17:39 AM

Yes
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2007 5:58:35 PM

There my be no reason for concern.
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2007 5:58:08 PM

But conservation is a must
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2007 5:57:22 PM

I certainly hope we have the reserves
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2007 5:57:01 PM

But who really knows
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YB1234
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2007 5:56:42 PM

unsure
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SK8ER88
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2007 12:01:53 PM

yes
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azcarman
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2007 8:23:08 AM

yes but we will pay dearly until we have better altermatives
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Guido4
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2007 5:00:48 AM

I believe so...
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GasXing
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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2007 12:48:33 AM

Not sure. The world only contains so much oil, and the world population continues to grow at an increasingly faster rate.
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esquimau
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2007 12:01:44 AM

yes
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Aug 7, 2007 7:53:12 AM

Yes
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throttle
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2007 12:28:16 PM

yes, but prices will increase.
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Guido4
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2007 6:58:39 AM

Yes
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truckdude
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2007 5:14:35 PM

yes
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Blubberpuppy
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2007 9:32:18 AM

Probably, but the price is going to be a lot higher than now in an ever tightening market.
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esquimau
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2007 6:42:35 AM

Yes
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thinkaboutit
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2007 9:45:32 PM

buddydill -- the oil majors did not replace the oil they produced over the last 3 years (if you account for mergers acquisitions, and dispositions). Why would they want to build more refinery capacity -- to refine more oil that they already do not have?

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Quazar911
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2007 7:40:17 PM

Yes, I think so
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michael562
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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2007 10:04:37 AM

yes
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tobasco
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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2007 10:02:46 AM

Yes
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buddydill
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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2007 6:44:12 AM

There is plenty of oil. We need more refineries to meet demand.
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truckdude
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2007 7:36:53 PM

yes
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Guido4
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Message Posted: May 31, 2007 6:38:37 AM

Yes...
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Quazar911
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Message Posted: May 23, 2007 5:56:24 PM

Yes, definitely.
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tacklingfuel
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Message Posted: May 22, 2007 1:39:31 PM

yes will have the oil to meet the demand, but that is the problem here is it not??
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diesetter
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Message Posted: May 12, 2007 7:53:16 PM

yes 40 more years
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Dorkchop
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Message Posted: May 8, 2007 11:25:24 AM

Maybe, barely, depending on the amount of growth of China and India. The oil will be there but the price may be outrageous. They don't produce enough on the margins now, it will only get worse in the future.
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KJLIBRA
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Message Posted: May 8, 2007 11:08:13 AM

Yes
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truckdude
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Message Posted: May 8, 2007 9:49:10 AM

yes
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PRICO42
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2007 9:50:40 AM

y
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doogins
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2007 9:35:40 AM

Probably if our countrys politicans get off of their butt and make them produce better gas milage vehicles.
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truckdude
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2007 9:06:01 AM

Yes
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