• 5 minutes Desperate Call or... Erdogan Says Turkey Will Boycott U.S. Electronics
  • 11 minutes Saudi Fund Wants to Take Tesla Private?
  • 17 minutes Starvation, horror in Venezuela
  • 2 hours WTI @ 67.50, charts show $62.50 next
  • 7 hours Newspaper Editorials Across U.S. Rebuke Trump For Attacks On Press
  • 8 hours Mike Shellman's musings on "Cartoon of the Week"
  • 3 hours Permian already crested the productivity bell curve - downward now to Tier 2 geological locations
  • 13 hours Venezuela set to raise gasoline prices to international levels.
  • 3 hours WTI @ 69.33 headed for $70s - $80s end of August
  • 7 hours Batteries Could Be a Small Dotcom-Style Bubble
  • 13 hours Scottish Battery ‘Breakthrough’ Could Charge Electric Cars In Seconds
  • 20 hours Renewable Energy Could "Effectively Be Free" by 2030
  • 19 hours Corporations Are Buying More Renewables Than Ever
  • 8 hours Don't Expect Too Much: Despite a Soaring Economy, America's Annual Pay Increase Isn't Budging
  • 24 hours Again Google: Brazil May Probe Google Over Its Cell Phone System
  • 9 hours France Will Close All Coal Fired Power Stations By 2021
Alt Text

What Happens To Syrian Oil Post-Civil War?

After years of conflict in…

Alt Text

War-Torn Yemen Restarts Oil Exports

Despite ongoing fighting, the war-torn…

Alt Text

Is Deepwater Drilling More Profitable Than Shale?

Conventional wisdom in oil markets…

Editorial Dept

Editorial Dept

More Info

Trending Discussions

POLITICAL, SECURITY ALERTS – Statoil to form Anti-Terror Ops

Uncertainty Rises in Lebanon

Spillover from the conflict in Syria has entered a new phase in Lebanon, and we are increasingly concerned that the country will become embroiled in the conflict to the extent that its new oil and gas finds in Levant Basin will be sidelined indefinitely. Earlier this week, Lebanese soldiers stormed a complex held by armed Sunni radicals in in the southern port of Sidon. The Lebanese forces arrested dozens of supporters of a radical Sunni cleric in the raid, but not before 12 soldiers were killed in the incident. Violence also flared in flashpoint Tripoli, where sectarian tensions have been high since the outbreak of conflict in Syria, with gunmen firing on soldiers. Supporters of the radical Sunni cleric accuse the military of backing Hezbollah, which is fighting alongside the Assad regime in Syria. Sunni radical forces are also picking up momentum in the capital, Beirut, numerous road blocks have been set up by militias loyal to both sides.

Mozambique Militants Threaten Small-Scale Insurgency

The militant RENAMO have the capability to launch small-scale attacks on Mozambique’s key energy infrastructure, which will bode ill for the country’s significant progress and recent major gas discoveries. However, at this time we do not believe the group has the capability launch a full-scale insurgency. RENAMO’s most likely targets in the immediate future will be coal mining firms.

Statoil Launching Special…

To read the full article

Please sign up and become a premium OilPrice.com member to gain access to read the full article.

RegisterLogin

Trending Discussions





Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News