M. King Hubbert Center for Petroleum Supply Studies


Craig W. Van Kirk, Hubbert Center Chairman


Mission

Assemble, study, and disseminate global petroleum supply data


Hubbert Center Newsletters

2002
Issue Contents
Hubbert Center Newsletter #02-4 Petroleum Positions of United States (US/48 & Alaska), Canada, Mexico
North American Region
by L.F. Ivanhoe
The Oilman's Column by L.F. Ivanhoe
A: Public Perceptions are Facts to Politicians
B: The First Step to Solve Any Problem is to Admit that a Problem Exists
C: Neither Capital Nor Labor Can Create Petroleum
Hubbert Center Newsletter #02-3 Forecasting Global Oil Supply 2000-2050
by Colin J. Campbell
Hubbert Center Newsletter #02-2 Canada's Future Oil Production:
Projected 2000-2020
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Canadian Gas, Our Ace in the Hole?
by Joseph P. Riva
The Oilman's Column by L.F. Ivanhoe
A: Global Oil Discoveries, Developments, and Production 1990-1999
B: Academics Not Experts Outside Their Training/Experience
Hubbert Center Newsletter #02-1 The World's Giant Oilfields
*How Many Exist?
*How Much Do They Produce?
*How Fast are They Declining?
by Matthew R. Simmons
The Oilman's Column by L.F. Ivanhoe
A: Put Your Money Where Your Gas Tank Is
B: Gasoline Taxes
C: $4/Barrel = 10 Cents/Gallon

2001
Issue Contents
Hubbert Center Newsletter #01-4 Petroleum Positions of China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia
Far East and Oceania Region
by L.F. Ivanhoe
The Oilman's Column by L.F. Ivanhoe
A: CSM/HCN Oil Supply Graphs
B: Assumptions are not facts
Hubbert Center Newsletter #01-3 Petroleum Positions of Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Nigeria, Angola
Africa Region
by L.F. Ivanhoe
The Oilman's Column by L.F. Ivanhoe
A: Recognition of the Hubbert Production Peak
B: Date of the Hubbert production peak is production dependent
Hubbert Center Newsletter #01-2 Peak Oil: A Turning for Mankind
by Colin J. Campbell
Oilfields - Maintenance Expenses
by Colin J. Campbell and J.J. Zagar
The Oilman's Column by L.F. Ivanhoe
A: Critical Facts
B: Alaska's ANWR - A National Asset
Hubbert Center Newsletter #01-1 Petroleum Positions of Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, UAE
Middle East Region
by L.F. Ivanhoe
The Oilman's Column by L.F. Ivanhoe
A: Persian/Arabian Gulf Wars
B: Foreign Countries' Oil
C: Oil Price Shocks No. 1 (1973) and No. 2 (1979)

2000
Issue Contents
Hubbert Center Newsletter #00-4 Exports - The Critical Part of Global Oil Supplies
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Petrophobia
by Joseph P. Riva
Hubbert Center Newsletter #00-3 Oil and Australia
by Brian J. Fleay
Gasoline Use Exacts Social Costs
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Hubbert Center Newsletter #00-2 Petroleum Positions of U.K. and Norway-West Europe
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Claimed Oil Reserves: Major Opec and Com. Countries
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Groceries & Gasoline - Two Weeks's Supplies
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Hubbert Center Newsletter #00-1 World Oil Supply-Production Reserves and EOR
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Oil Business - Upstream vs Downstream
by L.F. Ivanhoe
World's Oilfields by Sizes
by L.F. Ivanhoe

1999
Issue Contents
Hubbert Center Newsletter #99-4 Deepwater Oil - The End of the End Game
by Colin J. Campbell
Operator Budgets Leaving Little for Frontier Exploration: Are the Frontiers Dead?
by Marshall DeLuca
Hubbert Center Newsletter #99-3 Petroleum Positions of Brazil and Venezuela
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Foreseeable Permanent Global Crude Oil Storage
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Hubbert Center Newsletter #99-2 Is the World's Oil Barrel Half Full or Half Empty? It Depends on Whether You are an Economist or a Geologist!
by Joseph P. Riva
Hubbert Center Newsletter #99-1 When Will the Joy Ride End? A Petroleum Primer
by Randy Udall and Steve Andrews

1998
Issue Contents
Hubbert Center Newsletter #98-4 Shale Oil - The Elusive Energy
by Walter L. Youngquist
Hubbert Center Newsletter #98-3
(0.6 MB)
Petroleum Positions of Ex-USSR and China
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Hubbert Center Newsletter #98-2 Energy and Dollar Costs of Ethanol Production with Corn
by David Pimentel
Hubbert Center Newsletter #98-1
(0.9 MB)
Petroleum Position of the United States
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Petroleum Position of Canada and Mexico
by L.F. Ivanhoe

1997
Issue Contents
Hubbert Center Newsletter #97-4 How Long Can Oil Supply Grow?
by Craig Bond Hatfield
Hubbert Center Newsletter #97-3 U.S. Conventional Wisdom and Natural Gas
by Joseph P. Riva
Hubbert Center Newsletter #97-2
(0.9 MB)
A European View of Oil Reserves
by Colin J. Campbell
Alternative Estimates of Global Ultimate Oil Production
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Hubbert Center Newsletter #97-1
(3.0 MB)
King Hubbert - Updated
by L.F. Ivanhoe

1996
Issue Contents
Hubbert Center Newsletter #96-1
(4.0 MB)
Hubbert Center Dedication Newsletter
Oil Reserves and Semantics
by L.F. Ivanhoe
Cutting Gas Taxes Will Make Things Worse
by James MacKenzie and Kathleen Courrier


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