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  • Will Oil Prices Rebound in 2016? Interview With Carl Larry

    Will Oil Prices Rebound in 2016? Interview With Carl Larry

    Published: 20 January 2016

    Oilprice.com recently spoke with Carl Larry, Director of Oil and Gas at Frost & Sullivan, a consultancy that conducts research on oil and gas markets, to get his thoughts on the state of oil in 2016. Oilprice.com: I saw that you were on Bloomberg in December, and you said that you thought oil would go to the low $30s per barrel, which was a good call at the time, before OPEC would sort of relent. Do you see any chance that OPEC can actually coordinate any production cuts? Carl Larry: No, you know, at this point I think that there is something…

  • How Far Can The Syria Conflict Spiral Out Of Control: Interview With Pelicourt

    How Far Can The Syria Conflict Spiral Out Of Control: Interview With Pelicourt

    Published: 09 December 2015

    Business is business, so why not buy oil from ISIS. The Russians claim the Turks are doing it, and in all likelihood even Assad is buying it. No one can fight a war without oil, according to Robert Bensh, partner and managing director of Pelicourt LLC oil and gas company. But while the politically unhinged are coming out the woodwork, the more important aspects of this story remain elusive to the public. Is the dangerously unspoken theory that ISIS is a bulwark against Iran what’s keeping the West from tackling the Islamic State wholeheartedly on its territory? With no nation…

  • ISIS, Turkey And Oil – The Bigger Picture: Interview With Pelicourt

    ISIS, Turkey And Oil – The Bigger Picture: Interview With Pelicourt

    Published: 27 November 2015

    As the terrorist attack in Paris sparks worldwide fear of similar reprisals and a bloody shootout and hostage situation in a five-star Mali hotel exacerbates those concerns, global energy security reels under the pressure of unfathomable geopolitics. In an exclusive interview with Oilprice.com, Robert Bensh—managing director and partner at Pelicourt, a Western-owned oil and gas company navigating tricky conflict zones—discusses: • The terrorist threat to global energy security• What ISIS is really after• The bigger oil picture for ISIS• Why Iraq can’t cope• Why Iraqi Kurdistan has disappointed• Why loose and shifting alliances spell geopolitical disaster• Whether it’s all as…

  • Forget Vegas, Nevada Is Now About Reno And Lithium

    Forget Vegas, Nevada Is Now About Reno And Lithium

    Published: 27 October 2015

    Nevada is booming as new lithium companies rush in to stake out targets and massive business development gets underway, from Tesla to Amazon and Apple. As the state’s southwest corner fills up with new lithium players, Tesla gears up for its battery gigafactory and the world’s largest data center sets up shop, Nevada is poised for one of the greatest economic revival stories of the century. In an exclusive interview with Oilprice.com, Brian Findlay, President and CEO of Dajin Resources Corp., discusses: • How Tesla’s gigafactory is sparking a massive resurgence in Nevada• Why other giant businesses are setting up…

  • The World’s First Clean Oil Sands Project: An Interview With Dr. Gerald Bailey

    The World’s First Clean Oil Sands Project: An Interview With Dr. Gerald Bailey

    Published: 31 August 2015

    After decades of exhaustive attempts to overcome the dirty reputation of oil sands, we finally have an environmentally-friendly and low cost method to tap into these vast resources in the state of Utah—good news both for Mother Nature and all oil and gas investors. MCW Energy Group’s CEO, former Exxon President of the Arabian Gulf region, Dr. R. Gerald Bailey, tells Oilprice.com in an exclusive interview that his hunt for an innovative technology that simultaneously makes money and cleans up the environment is over. The race to capitalize on Utah’s vast oil sands resources is on, and only the ‘clean’—both…

  • What The Oil Markets Have In Store: Interview With Mike Rothman

    What The Oil Markets Have In Store: Interview With Mike Rothman

    Published: 14 April 2015

    Oilprice.com sat down with the President and founder of CornerStone Analytics Mike Rothman to discuss the current state of the global oil sector, with a focus on key points such as: • The likelihood of positive action being taken by OPEC at its June meeting• Why Russia is so resistant to production cuts• The “Missing Oil” Phenomenon• The short to medium term outlook for US crude production and supply/demand equilibrium• What has driven the oil glut in the United States• At what potential WTI price the US might resume production growth• What could potentially thwart a rise to $80 Brent•…

  • The Game-Changing Water Revolution: Interview with Stanley Weiner

    The Game-Changing Water Revolution: Interview with Stanley Weiner

    Published: 13 April 2015

    Globally, water demand is threatening to dangerously outpace supply, while in the US, dry states such as Texas and California are suffering from shortages and the future forebodes more suffering. For the North American shale boom, the lack of water is suffocating. Amid this doom and gloom, a water revolution emerges, led by energy industry figures who realized the endless potential of tapping into new water sources and processing them with advanced desalination technology that, for the first time ever, is economically feasible. The water revolution is here, according to Stanley Weiner, CEO of STW Resources—a Texas-based company that has…

  • The Real Cause Of Low Oil Prices: Interview With Arthur Berman

    The Real Cause Of Low Oil Prices: Interview With Arthur Berman

    Published: 02 January 2015

    With all the conspiracy theories surrounding OPEC’s November decision not cut production, is it really not just a case of simple economics? The U.S. shale boom has seen huge hype but the numbers speak for themselves and such overflowing optimism may have been unwarranted. When discussing harsh truths in energy, no sector is in greater need of a reality check than renewable energy. In a third exclusive interview with James Stafford of Oilprice.com, energy expert Arthur Berman explores: • How the oil price situation came about and what was really behind OPEC’s decision• What the future really holds in store…

  • The Kardashians and Climate Change: Interview with Judith Curry

    The Kardashians and Climate Change: Interview with Judith Curry

    Published: 20 August 2014

    Climate change continues to drive energy policy, despite the fact that there is no way to reconcile eradicating energy poverty in much of the world with reducing carbon dioxide emissions. This is one of the many conundrums of the climate change debate—a debate that has been taken over by social media and propaganda, while scientists struggle to get back into the game and engage the public. Judith Curry is an American climatologist and former chair of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at the Georgia Institute of Technology, as well as the co-author of over 140 scientific papers. Her…

  • What The Oil Headlines Miss: Interview with Michael Levi

    What The Oil Headlines Miss: Interview with Michael Levi

    Published: 30 July 2014

    While we fixate on sexy headlines about Chinese military threats in the South China Sea, for instance, or Washington ‘lifting the ban’ on crude oil exports, we miss the bigger stories—and we miss the reality. China’s relentless resource quest has the greatest impact on trading prices, which may not make for headline news, but is a very important reality, while the stories about the U.S. lifting the crude oil ban were just wrong. Michael Levi, David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, navigates us through today’s…

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