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Oct 25, 2013 at 18:38 | Daniel J. Graeber

Six shale plays in the United States account for nearly all of the growth in domestic oil production in the country. That's the assessment from the Energy Department's inaugural drilling…

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Why Are Oil Majors Converging on “The Secret Coast”?

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Some of the world’s most savvy energy investors have converged in a strange place the last few months. A place I call “the secret coast”, because little is known about…

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Kurdistan Considers National Oil Company

Oct 25, 2013 at 16:02 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: As Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI) works towards oil and gas independence from the central Iraqi authorities in Baghdad, the next idea being floated is the creation of…

How the 1973 Oil Embargo Still Affects US Energy Agenda Today

How the 1973 Oil Embargo Still Affects US Energy Agenda Today

Oct 24, 2013 at 17:29 | Robert Rapier

America’s Wake Up CallForty years ago Americans were getting a wake up call on energy security. For the first time, the point was being driven home that America’s…

Brazil’s Pre-Salt Auction Goes to Shell-Total Consortium

Brazil’s Pre-Salt Auction Goes to Shell-Total Consortium

Oct 23, 2013 at 17:06 | Joao Peixe

A consortium led by Anglo-Dutch oil major Shell, France’s Total and PetroChina and its sister company Cnooc, won the bid for Brazil’s Libra deep-water oilfield in a landmark auction on…

Is Deepwater the Next Oil Bonanza?

Is Deepwater the Next Oil Bonanza?

Oct 18, 2013 at 17:37 | Daniel J. Graeber

Strong growth in international drilling activity helped increase quarterly profits for some of the largest oil companies in the industry. Oil services company Baker Hughes Inc. said last week the…

Two Energy Ideas: Refiners and the Back of the Crude Curve

Two Energy Ideas: Refiners and the Back of the Crude Curve

Oct 18, 2013 at 16:55 | Dan Dicker

Two energy ideas to touch upon today, now that the debt ceiling debacle is (at least for now) over:  Refiners and the back of the crude curve.Refiners have…

Big Win for Big Oil on Ethanol Mandate?

Big Win for Big Oil on Ethanol Mandate?

Oct 17, 2013 at 17:00 | Joao Peixe

It seems to many that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is putting off a final decision on whether or not it will slash the 2014 biofuels mandate in order to…

From Peak Oil to Fossil Fuel Euphoria

From Peak Oil to Fossil Fuel Euphoria

Oct 16, 2013 at 17:13 | Michael Klare

Republished with permission from Tom DispatchFor years, energy analysts had been anticipating an imminent decline in global oil supplies.  Suddenly, they’re singing a new song: Fossil fuels…

China is Now the World’s Largest Importer of Oil—What Next?

China is Now the World’s Largest Importer of Oil—What Next?

Oct 15, 2013 at 17:16 | Rory Johnston

Last month the world witnessed a paradigm shift: China surpassed the United States as the world’s largest consumer of foreign oil, importing 6.3 million barrels per day compared to the…

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