Peak Oil: The Challenges and Opportunities

November 27, 2008 - 1:00am

University of Alberta Energy Club

Peak Oil: The Challenges and Opportunities" and the panel will be comprised of a mechanical engineer, city councillor, pediatrician and a sociologist.

Just what is Peak Oil? How will Peak Oil affect your life and your lifestyle? How will Peak Oil affect your City and its Health Care system? Peak Oil will present many new challenges to our society in coming years; however, it can also present opportunities to those that address Peak Oil now. Expert panelists will examine Peak Oil, expose some of these challenges, and present scenarios for mitigating its impact. The Energy Club cordially invites you to an event that could change your life.

Speakers Include:

  • Dr. Brian Fleck, Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Councillor Don Iveson, City of Edmonton Ward 5 Councillor
  • Dr. Donald Spady, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Dr. Gordon Laxer, Professor of Social Structure and Social Policy & Director of the Parkland Institute


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