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Irina Slav

Oilprice.com

Contributor since: 17 Jan 2016

Irina Slav

Biography

Irina is a writer for the U.S.-based Divergente LLC consulting firm with over a decade of experience writing on the oil and gas industry.

Latest articles from Irina

  • Iran To Export More Oil In February

    Published 27 January 2017 | viewed 7,363 times

    Iran’s crude oil and gas condensate exports are expected to rise to about 2.2 million barrels per day in February, thanks to a shipment to…

  • TransCanada Submits Fresh Application For Keystone XL

    Published 27 January 2017 | viewed 4,065 times

    After on Tuesday President Trump signed executive orders that put Keystone XL and Dakota Access back on the table, TransCanada was quick to submit a…

  • Leaner and Meaner After The Crash, Oil Sands Industry Expands

    Published 26 January 2017 | viewed 6,008 times

    This time last year, businesses operating in the oil sands of Alberta seemed pretty much done for. Canadian crude sold for less than US$20, and…

  • Saudi Arabia Says It Will Not Cut Exports To Key Market Japan

    Published 26 January 2017 | viewed 6,307 times

    Saudi Arabia will not reduce its crude oil exports to Japan despite the OPEC production cut agreement, a deputy minister at the oil ministry told…

  • Permian To Be Only Shale Play That Sees Output Increase This Year

    Published 25 January 2017 | viewed 6,670 times

    The Permian shale formation has been drawing a lot of attention recently, and it’s more likely than not to continue drawing even more in the…

  • Oil Prices Slip On Bearish Inventory Data

    Published 25 January 2017 | viewed 6,927 times

    The Energy Information Administration reported a 2.8-million-barrel build in U.S. commercial oil inventories, a day after the American Petroleum Institute estimated the inventories had expanded…

  • Cash Strapped Iranian Oil Industry Braces For Trump Impact

    Published 24 January 2017 | viewed 9,213 times

    Iran has been raising eyebrows with its unwavering determination to put its energy industry back on its feet since most Western sanctions against Tehran were…

  • North Sea Oil Producers Cash In On Asian Demand, OPEC Deal

    Published 24 January 2017 | viewed 5,636 times

    Crude oil from the North Sea is flowing to Asia at record rates, set to reach 12 million barrels this month, Bloomberg reports, citing shipping…

  • Oil Sands Are An Easy Target But They Are Going Nowhere

    Published 23 January 2017 | viewed 7,602 times

    Canada’s PM Justin Trudeau sparked outrage earlier this month by saying the Alberta oil sands need to be “phased out”. Because the oil sands industry…

  • Why Russia Beat Saudi Arabia As China’s No.1 Oil Supplier

    Published 23 January 2017 | viewed 9,413 times

    Russia last year overtook Saudi Arabia as China’s biggest supplier of crude oil thanks in large part to increased demand from independent refineries, popularly called…

  • Oil Prices Could Reach $60 This Year: Novak

    Published 23 January 2017 | viewed 10,710 times

    Crude oil prices will trade in the range between US$50 and US$60 a barrel this year, Russia’s Oil Minister Alexander Novak said on Sunday. The…

  • Oil Price Rally Sees Large Jump In M&A Activity

    Published 22 January 2017 | viewed 6,716 times

    A year ago, oil producers in the shale patch were the object of a kind of sympathy – barely alive, many of them on the…

  • Oil Tanks After EIA Reports Surprise Crude, Gasoline Build

    Published 19 January 2017 | viewed 9,230 times

    A day after the API reported a 5.04-million-barrel decline in commercial U.S. crude oil inventories, the Energy Information Administration crushed hopes of a prolonged price…

  • U.S. Shale To Put A Firm Cap On Oil Prices

    Published 18 January 2017 | viewed 14,362 times

    The latest Drilling Productivity Report released by the Energy Information Administration has shown that crude oil output in the shale patch will continue rising next…

  • Oil Prices Fall In Spite Of Bullish OPEC Data

    Published 18 January 2017 | viewed 10,847 times

    OPEC, in its latest Monthly Oil Market Report, raised its forecast for global crude oil demand to 95.60 million barrels daily, up by 1.16 million…

  • 200,000 New Energy Jobs Forecast In 2017

    Published 17 January 2017 | viewed 8,916 times

    The latest U.S. Energy and Employment Report has forecast that the sector of energy efficiency will see a 9-percent increase in employment this year –…

  • China Leads Unprecedented Drop In Asian Crude Production

    Published 17 January 2017 | viewed 8,155 times

    Crude oil production in the Asia-Pacific is falling at a unique rate, according to a report from Wood Mackenzie, with China accounting for about half…

  • 2017 Another Year Of Excessive Volatility For Oil Prices

    Published 16 January 2017 | viewed 7,809 times

    This year will see further volatility in oil prices despite international efforts to restore the market to balance and improve prices more consistently. This push…

  • Russia Retains A Bullish Outlook On Brent

    Published 15 January 2017 | viewed 4,718 times

    Russia’s Mineral Resources Minister, Sergei Donskoi, has demonstrated strong optimism about the direction oil prices are going this year and next. He believes that Brent…

  • The Top 5 Places To Work In U.S. Oil And Gas

    Published 12 January 2017 | viewed 20,839 times

    Anadarko Petroleum and Chevron have emerged as the top two employers in U.S. oil and gas, according to a survey conducted by the job site…

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