Crystal Ball

Planning for Contingencies, I'm reluctant to make predictions without a lot of evidence to support them, but there is now a lot of evidence showing the near-term trends of energy use in industrial societies, with good historical comparisons. The currently stated objectives of western governments are not compatible with near-term real-economic requirements for societal survival. They can't be carried out. They are a bluff, or some kind of strange trick to create a crisis, before a "new-solution" is magically presented to us.

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