Add your forecasts that start with the letter B
Bicycling without oilEdit
Petroleum issue with bicycle parts
Need new product design for lubricant, parts, etc.
Smooth streets would be a problem without asphalt.
No new asphalt bikes.
Need non-asphalt bike trails. Bikes that are better on non-asphalt surfaces.
More demand and space for bicycles, less traffic, safer bicycling.
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Birth without oil. Edit
Local doulas. Midwives.
Beer without oilEdit
Bo bottles (plastic)
No power for factories
Can't farm grains
No heat to brew
Use biodegradeable packages
Batteries without oilEdit
Transportation and communcation is challenged in a world without batteries...
Solutions: Networks for naturally produced sources of energy... air, water, wind, biomass, solar ect. with a wide distribution of sources...
Books without oilEdit
kindles, ipads etc
no need to drive to the store
All Electronics Books are dependent on Oil. whereas as paper is renewable and Recyclable and last longer than bits when stored right.
Bottled water without oilEdit
Bottles are made of plastic from oil. And shipped long distances.
Drink local. Fix/improve local water service. Use bottles and jugs made of non-plastic materials; glass, ceramics, pottery, stone, metal.
Baseball without oilEdit
No night games, no astroturf.
Leagues in close proximity -- no long distance travel.
Broomball without oilEdit
Harder to travel to games, power for ice houses
Solutions: Alternative energy for travel, solar power for ice houses, alternate materials for equipment (bio based)
Birth Control without oilEdit
Sheep intestine condoms.
Need to create substitutes.
Banking without oilEdit
Printing and transportation of currency
Problems with International transfer of money
No Plastic Credit Cards
Collapsed economy affect banking system
Less class systems
Solution: More bartering, more online banking, money free society