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Iran Regime Change Could Push To $40 Oil

Iran Regime Change Could Push To $40 Oil

It sounds counterintuitive and counterlogical,…

Energy / Energy-General

China’s Cheap Electric Vehicles Could Disrupt Global Markets

China’s Cheap Electric Vehicles Could Disrupt Global Markets

Jan 17, 2020 at 15:48 | Tsvetana Paraskova

While Western automakers race to capture market share in the world’s biggest electric car market, China, hundreds of Chinese electric vehicle (EV) makers have sprung up in recent years to…

Putin’s Powerplay Could Jeopardize The OPEC Deal

Putin’s Powerplay Could Jeopardize The OPEC Deal

Jan 17, 2020 at 13:17 | Irina Slav

In classic Putin style, the Russian president is now trying to push through reforms that would weaken the future presidency at the expense of the future prime ministerial post in…

The Single Biggest Factor In Oil This Week

The Single Biggest Factor In Oil This Week

Jan 17, 2020 at 12:26 | Tom Kool

Oil prices regained a bit of ground at the end of the week on optimism surrounding the Phase 1 U.S.-China trade deal. At the same time, China reported some downbeat…

Oil Rig Count Rises For The First Time In 4 Weeks

Oil Rig Count Rises For The First Time In 4 Weeks

Jan 17, 2020 at 12:22 | Julianne Geiger

Oil bulls will get no help this week before the week’s end, with Baker Hughes reporting that the number of oil and gas rigs in the US increased this week,…

Rapidly Rising Product Inventories Are An Obstacle For Oil

Rapidly Rising Product Inventories Are An Obstacle For Oil

Jan 17, 2020 at 10:50 | Editorial Dept

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures are edging higher on Friday, grinding out a small gain for a third session out of four. Despite what looks like to be…

A Worrying Sign For U.S. Shale

A Worrying Sign For U.S. Shale

Jan 17, 2020 at 10:42 | Editorial Dept

1. Frackers working through frack-log- After years of adding drilled but uncompleted wells (DUCs) to the field, the shale industry began…

Why The Iran Conflict Won’t Move Oil Prices

Why The Iran Conflict Won’t Move Oil Prices

Jan 17, 2020 at 10:40 | Editorial Dept

More Market Movers - In addition to the Wednesday boost from a Phase 1 US-China trade deal that would ostensibly see China import tons of US LNG and coal, oil…

Natural Gas Could Soon Fall Below $2

Natural Gas Could Soon Fall Below $2

Jan 17, 2020 at 10:38 | Editorial Dept

Natural gas looks doomed again. Poor old natty has spent the entire week declining from an already low level, and two things that happened during that drop suggest that it…

How Will The Libyan Oil War End?

How Will The Libyan Oil War End?

Jan 17, 2020 at 10:36 | Editorial Dept

This Is How Haftar Will Take Tripoli On the ground in Tripoli, we’re waiting either for a ceasefire or a final push from Haftar, who seems to now have the…

Why Oilfield Service Giants Are Dumping Assets

Why Oilfield Service Giants Are Dumping Assets

Jan 17, 2020 at 09:35 | Irina Slav

The three biggest oilfield service providers have all announced asset sales as they adapt to an environment featuring laxer demand for their services, Reuters reports. Halliburton is selling its…

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