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James Burgess

Oilprice.com

Contributor since: 12 Jan 2012

James Burgess

Biography

James Burgess studied Business Management at the University of Nottingham. He has worked in property development, chartered surveying, marketing, law, and accounts. He has also studied journalism and has written many articles over the years for a wide variety of sources.
James is the Deputy Editor of Oilprice.com

Latest articles from James

  • Electric Car Frenzy Putting Oil Companies On Edge

    Published 15 February 2017 | viewed 4,716 times

    The massive wealth of the 20th century was all about the oil boom, but the 21st century is going to be about lithium as electric…

  • Electric Car Showdown: China And Tesla Scramble For Supply

    Published 08 February 2017 | viewed 3,462 times

    As China moves stealthily on the world’s cobalt and lithium supplies to feed an unprecedented US$360-billion renewable energy push, watch what happens next in Chile,…

  • Picking A Winner In Mexico’s Oil Boom

    Published 07 February 2017 | viewed 3,660 times

    In the late 1970s, the de-nationalization of Mexico’s mining sector brought in a vast new wave of money and technology that wiped out stagnation and…

  • Trumps Military Plans Could Send Cobalt Prices Sky High

    Published 05 February 2017 | viewed 141,576 times

    Tesla just activated its battery gigafactory, and China is moving to hoard the world’s cobalt supplies at the same time that Trump promises a military…

  • Tesla’s Battery Plans Could Push Lithium Prices Even Higher

    Published 01 February 2017 | viewed 3,368 times

    The global lithium market is now projected to reach US$1.7 billion by 2019, and the hunger for this decade’s most precious commodity is set to…

  • Lithium Boom Creating Huge Opportunities For Investors

    Published 29 January 2017 | viewed 140,402 times

    As Tesla fires up itsUS$5-billion battery gigafactory to mass produce lithium-ion batteries in a historical turning point, lithium prices are set to explode, there has…

  • Lithium Shortage Sets Junior Miners Up For Massive Gains

    Published 25 January 2017 | viewed 3,946 times

    Lithium Shortage Sets Junior Miners Up For Massive Gains Description: A dozen of planned gigafactories is expected to double lithium demand before 2020, causing a…

  • Could This Be One Of the Biggest Winners Of 2017’s Biotech Boom?

    Published 18 January 2017 | viewed 2,686 times

    The catalysts for a major biotech rally in 2017 are already multiplying—not least because of the Trump presidential victory—and one little-known company is poised for…

  • 5 Energy Stocks To Watch In 2017

    Published 17 January 2017 | viewed 11,373 times

    From frac sand producers and ambitious juniors in the prolific Permian Basin, to pioneers in a newly reformed and highly lucrative Mexican oil and gas…

  • Life-Saving Device Could Transform The Medical Market In 2017

    Published 16 January 2017 | viewed 89,670 times

    A little-known biotech company is poised to potentially earn millions in revenue with the planned upcoming release of a breakthrough technology that could prevent massive…

  • Is This The Biggest Commodity Story Of The Year?

    Published 11 January 2017 | viewed 3,532 times

    Lithium saw its price triple in 2016, and cobalt—another massively important element in the lithium-ion battery—rose almost 50 percent in the same year, and is…

  • Violent Uranium Price Rebound Could Begin On Jan 20th

    Published 09 January 2017 | viewed 6,030 times

    As uranium producers prepare for a price revival thanks to changing post-Fukushima sentiment and an incoming U.S. president who is thought to be very pro-nuclear,…

  • The Best Kept Secret Of The Electric Car Boom

    Published 08 January 2017 | viewed 65,894 times

    The same nightmare that haunts electric vehicle producers with massive production plans is a waking dream for cobalt/lithium explorers like LiCo Energy Metals (TSX:LIC.V; OTCQB:WCTXF),…

  • Silver Set To Light Up The Markets In 2017

    Published 04 January 2017 | viewed 5,086 times

    Silver mining stocks are significantly undervalued thanks to a market anomaly that ignores fundamentals and allows itself to be temporarily sidetracked by post-election confusion, but…

  • The Silver Stock For 2017

    Published 02 January 2017 | viewed 47,933 times

    Precious metals are an important component of every investor’s portfolio, and while gold often gets all the hype, another precious metal will be a much…

  • Breakthrough Tech Could Add Billions Of Barrels To Permian Reserves

    Published 14 December 2016 | viewed 7,368 times

    Texas’ Permian Basin has been producing oil for almost 100 years, but a new geological assessment shows that even though billions of barrels have already…

  • Now Is The Time To Invest In Mexico’s Oil Boom

    Published 13 December 2016 | viewed 5,247 times

    On today’s global oil and gas scene, nothing is more exciting than Mexico right now. Only here can you get in on the ground floor…

  • Tech Breakthrough Could Trigger The Next US Oil Boom

    Published 11 December 2016 | viewed 68,917 times

    As far as the markets are concerned, OPEC’s 32.5-million bpd output cut deal agreed to two weeks ago could go either way, and the uncertainty…

  • Gold Prices Set To Spike Under Trump

    Published 07 December 2016 | viewed 12,238 times

    November 2016 was a historic month in which two monumental market shocks took place – the election of Donald Trump to the U.S. presidency and…

  • Trump Sets The Stage For A Huge Gold Rally In 2017

    Published 04 December 2016 | viewed 71,237 times

    Global political tensions have not been this palpable since 9/11, when gold prices jumped 32.87% in a single day, and the amount of uncertainty being…

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