23 Apr 2007
Chris Vernon Responds to George Monbiot.
Chris Vernon edits [The Oil Drum Europe](http://europe.theoildrum.com/”TODE”) and is an excellent commentator on peak oil and related issues. He sent me this response to some of the comments George Monbiot made at the Lampeter event.
“It was with disappointment that I read [the transcript of George Monbiot’s Lampeter address](http://transitionculture.org/2007/04/10/george-monbiot-on-peak-oil-and-transition-towns/”Monbiot”). I can identify four points relating to peak oil, critical points where I believe Monbiot is mistaken.
On the subject of peak oil specifically Monbiot suggests, to paraphrase, “we’ll find some more