How much oil do we consume and where does it come from? What are the roles of Saudi Arabia and OPEC? What happened to peak oil? Nikki Jones, researcher/writer on global energy, will be giving a beginner's guide to the oil and gas industry. She will explain how oil, the life-blood of the world economy, is traded around the world, the role of the super-majors (including BP and Shell), and the impact of shale and tar sands production. Book via Eventbrite.