Oil

Offshore drilling on the seafloor

 

Oil is the world's most used fuel

 

We drill to extract oil

 

Oil refineries create petroleum products

 

We may have depleted half our oil resources

 

We are facing an oil shortage

 

Global oil production is peaking

Discoveries of new oil fields peaked 30 years ago, and we are using more oil than we are discovering

 

Predicting an exact date for world peak oil is hard

 

Alaska's North Slope

Deepwater Oil Reserves

 

Other Fossil Fuels

Oil Sands

Oil Shales

Methane Hydrate (methane ice) = molecules of methane in a crystal lattice of ice molecules