If...The Oil Runs Out (BBC, Tuesday 30th May)If... The Oil Runs Out
Tue 30 May, 11:20 pm - 12:20 am 60mins
It's 2016 and the world is in crisis. The Oil Age is coming to an end. Global supply can't keep up with soaring demand and the price of petrol is going through the roof. So now the oil companies are in a race, to the ends of the earth in a desperate search for Black Gold. But what happens if the oil isn't out there anymore?
Blending drama and documentary, this film investigates the scenario which experts fear will come true when the cheap oil on which we depend starts to run out. Suddenly we won't be able to take anything for granted any more.