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This Could Be Oil’s Last Trip Into The $40’s

This Could Be Oil’s Last Trip Into The $40’s

With OPEC’s meeting approaching and…

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The Real Cost of Cheap Energy

May 18, 2012 at 18:26 | Climate Progress

Where does your energy come from? Although I live in Colorado now, I grew up in East Tennessee, where many people still assume their power is fairly clean, dominated by…

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Climate Economics: Creatively Destroying the World

May 18, 2012 at 18:17 | Breakthrough Institute

In the 70 years that have passed since Joseph Schumpeter coined the term "creative destruction," economists have struggled awkwardly with how to think about growth and innovation. Born of the…

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How Falling Energy Costs will Shape the World

May 17, 2012 at 17:46 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

A major plank in my golden age scenario for the 2020's is the collapse of the cost of energy. This won't occur because of a single big discovery, but from…

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How the Export of Coal and Natural Gas in the U.S. has Developed over time

May 17, 2012 at 17:37 | Gary Hunt

The beaten and bruised US coal industry got up off the floor from the body blows of US EPA’s regulations and got back in the race as an export champion…

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What the EIA's Short Term Energy Outlook Tells us about the Global Economy

May 16, 2012 at 17:54 | Gary Hunt

The US Energy information Administration (EIA) released its updated Short Term Energy Outlook (STEO) May 8, 2012.  The overview calls for falling crude oil prices, falling gasoline prices, falling electric…

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As Saudi Oil Giant Expands, Can it Meet Mounting Security Concerns?

May 14, 2012 at 22:49 | Jen Alic

Already the largest oil exporter in the world, state-owned Saudi Aramco plans to significantly expand refining capacity and for the first time ever to venture into oil trading, which could…

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U.S., China Compete for Canadian Energy Assets

May 14, 2012 at 22:43 | John Daly

To hear Carlos Pascual, the U.S. State Department’s special envoy on international energy tell it, “The United States values Canada as its most important energy partner. There has never been…

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Argentina Counting Cost of Nationalizing YPF

May 13, 2012 at 08:56 | John Daly

One of the most feared words in every oilman’s lexicon is “nationalization.” On 16 April Argentinean President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner did exactly that with the energy firm Yacimientos…

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America's Horizontal Drilling Technology will Transform the World

May 13, 2012 at 08:46 | Gary Hunt

The success of unconventional oil and gas production from shale formation is reshaping the US energy industry and may yet prove to be a major factor pulling US GDP growth…

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A Look at the Major Forces Shaping our Future

May 13, 2012 at 08:42 | Post Carbon

While waiting to see how the Iranian nuclear confrontation and the various Eurozone crises sort themselves out, there is time to step back and look at the interaction of the…

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