Kate Mackenzie Quote, number and image of the week

QUOTE OF THE WEEK:

“We don’t know what’s going on… All rationale has broken down.”

- Joseph Stanislaw, economist, co-founder of Cambridge Energy Research Associates, and now Deloitte & Touche’s independent energy adviser – on oil and gas price movements during the past year. Source: Platts.

NUMBER OF THE WEEK:

>$100m

The amount Chesapeake, the largest independent US paid its chief executive, Aubrey McClendon, last year. Source: FT


IMAGE OF THE WEEK:

How long will various base and precious metals last? (not strictly energy, but those inclined towards peak theories will enjoy it). Click through for the full-size image via Gizmodo.

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