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What Caused The Kazakhstan Crisis?

What Caused The Kazakhstan Crisis?

The unrest in Kazakhstan has…

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U.S. Fossil Fuel Production Set To Hit Record Highs In 2023

Jan 21, 2022 at 13:57 | Tsvetana Paraskova

America’s production of fossil fuels is expected to hit a record high in 2023, as continued improvements in drilling efficiency in oil and gas and high enough oil prices will…

U.S. Rig Count Climbs As Shale Prepares For Takeoff

Jan 21, 2022 at 12:41 | Julianne Geiger

The number of active drilling rigs in the United States rose by 3 this week, bringing the total rig count to 604, as oil prices linger just under 7-year highs.…

Oil Prices Fall Back Despite Bullish Predictions

Jan 21, 2022 at 12:01 | Tom Kool

Oil prices rallied this week on a set of bullish predictions from major investment banks but may have climbed too high too fast.

A Nightmare Start To The Year For Clean Energy Stocks

Jan 21, 2022 at 11:51 | Editorial Dept

1. OPEC+ Underproduction Sparks $100 per Barrel Hype- With crude oil prices breaking the $90…

A Tale Of Two Shipping Markets

Jan 21, 2022 at 11:11 | ZeroHedge

It’s a tale of two shipping markets. Spot rates remain near historic highs for container shipping; the boom shows no sign of ending. But over in commodity shipping…

Are America’s Drilling Hotspots Preparing For A Pivot To Renewables?

Jan 21, 2022 at 11:05 | Haley Zaremba

Thanks to the United States shale revolution of the last decade or so, natural gas has become an increasingly cheap and abundant source of power in global energy…

Why Are Oil Prices And Stock Markets Diverging?

Jan 21, 2022 at 11:02 | Editorial Dept

For most of this admittedly still young year, oil and the broad stock market have been moving in opposite directions. Crude futures (CL), even after a couple of down days,…

Oil Prices Under Pressure As Crude Inventories Rise

Jan 21, 2022 at 10:24 | Editorial Dept

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures are under pressure on Friday, amid an unexpected rise in U.S. crude and fuel inventories, according to a government report released the previous…

Russia's Increasingly Aggressive Geopolitical Maneuvering

Jan 21, 2022 at 10:21 | Editorial Dept

Politics, Geopolitics & Conflict Ukraine: While the Ukraine-Russia conflict seems to be escalating, it’s still a lot of hot air at the moment. There are Russian war games in Belarus,…

Why Geopolitical Tensions Have Spiked In The Middle East

Jan 21, 2022 at 10:19 | Editorial Dept

Picking up from where we left off last time on geopolitical drivers that could send oil prices higher, the Iranian-backed Houthis in Yemen have upped the ante with…

New South American Energy Alliance Could Be A Gamechanger For Oil Markets

Jan 20, 2022 at 11:59 | Charles Kennedy

The hottest oil countries in South America—Guyana, Suriname, and Brazil—are set to discuss later this week the setting up of a new energy alliance and building infrastructure across the countries…

How Realistic Are Libya’s 2022 Oil Production Goals?

Jan 20, 2022 at 11:40 | Simon Watkins

Although Libya’s crude oil production is now re-approaching the 1 million barrels per day (bpd) level, according to various industry reports, the outlook…

Iran’s Oil Industry Is Preparing For Life After Sanctions

Jan 20, 2022 at 11:34 | Felicity Bradstock

Iran is taking its oil future into its own hands, despite ongoing sanctions from the U.S. With higher oil sales and revenues in 2021, Iran is planning to…

Nuclear Energy Investments Are Set To Soar

Jan 20, 2022 at 11:30 | Rystad Energy

Nuclear power can be a polarizing energy source, but as countries seek greener, low-carbon alternatives to fossil fuels, investments in nuclear are projected to soar in the coming…

What’s Next For The Electric Vehicle Revolution?

Jan 20, 2022 at 11:27 | Felicity Bradstock

Around the world EV sales shot up throughout 2021 as we faced global oil price increases as well as petrol and diesel shortages. When combined with government mandates…

Buffett Eyes Largest Wind Power Project Ever In U.S.

Jan 20, 2022 at 09:07 | Charles Kennedy

Warren Buffett’s investment firm Berkshire Hathaway has proposed a plan for a renewable energy project comprising wind and solar power that would cost $3.9 billion to build. The Wind…

Asian Refiners Underwhelmed By Middle Eastern Oil Prices

Jan 19, 2022 at 13:21 | Gerald Jansen

Expectation is the root of all heartache, a proverb that resonates particularly well with Asian refiners at the moment after yet another set of monthly OSPs failed to…

Four Stocks To Watch As U.S. Shale Production Struggles

Jan 19, 2022 at 12:32 | David Messler

The signs are emerging that the era of cheap and widely available energy is drawing to a close. Around the world, people are…

What Do Drone Attacks Mean For The Iran Nuclear Talks?

Jan 19, 2022 at 12:10 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The latest Houthi attack in the Middle East - deadly drone strikes on targets in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday - has shifted the attention of…

Energy Storage Could Emerge As The Hottest Market Of 2022

Jan 19, 2022 at 12:10 | Irina Slav

A few years ago, battery energy storage began drawing attention as what one industry executive at the time called the Holy Grail of renewable energy. In the years…

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