Regardless of where we live our societies are effected by the cost of oil. In the United States we are feeling the pressure of inflation as energy cost raise and take all other commodities and life-sustaining products with them. Today I was passed a simulation to explore what increased production and conservation efforts yield in terms of oil dependence. Take a look, I think you may find it interesting. Website: http://forio.com/simulation/oil/
By the way – I am the minority – but safe nuclear is my preferred alternative.