from grapho- + -oil + -logie-logy: inference of future production from an oil production profile. The theory underlying graphoilogy is that production profile is an expression of limited oil reserves; hence, a systematic analysis of the way production profiles are shaped can reveal traits of actual ressources.
Hubbert, M. King. (1956)
Friday, July 13, 2007
Pickens on Oil and China
Boone Pickens, BP Capital CEO sets his sights on China, with CNBC's Becky Quick (src: CNBC).