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Can U.S. Shale Stop A Global Oil Supply Crisis?

Can U.S. Shale Stop A Global Oil Supply Crisis?

U.S. shale is often overlooked…

What Happens To Syrian Oil Post-Civil War?

What Happens To Syrian Oil Post-Civil War?

After years of conflict in…

Energy / Energy-General

Nigeria’s State Owned Oil Company To Go Public

Nigeria’s State Owned Oil Company To Go Public

Aug 17, 2018 at 09:54 | Irina Slav

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation will float 40 percent of its stock on the local stock exchange once the President signs the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill, Nigerian media report.…

Can U.S. Shale Stop A Global Oil Supply Crisis?

Can U.S. Shale Stop A Global Oil Supply Crisis?

Aug 16, 2018 at 15:57 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Despite an expected slowdown in Permian growth rates, the U.S. shale patch is increasing production and will continue to do so this year and next. Oil market investors and analysts…

Keystone XL Delayed…Again

Keystone XL Delayed…Again

Aug 16, 2018 at 15:49 | Nick Cunningham

You wouldn’t believe it, but the Keystone XL project, now a decade old, has hit yet another legal snag, which could delay construction once again. A U.S. federal judge ruled…

Is Mexico Set To Boost Oil Output?

Is Mexico Set To Boost Oil Output?

Aug 16, 2018 at 13:26 | The Dialogue

On July 27, Mexican president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador said his government will earmark more than $9 billion for state-run energy companies next year and start working on a new…

Trade War May Push China To Russian Energy

Trade War May Push China To Russian Energy

Aug 16, 2018 at 13:12 | Global Risk Insights

Although China has backpedaled on proposed tariffs on U.S. crude imports, the move is indicative of its need to diversify sources and steps may now be taken to enable China…

All-Time Low Spare Capacity Could Send Oil To $150

All-Time Low Spare Capacity Could Send Oil To $150

Aug 15, 2018 at 17:11 | Tsvetana Paraskova

While the oil market and analysts are trying to guesstimate how much Iranian oil the U.S. sanctions will stifle later this year, they all agree that the return of the…

The One Oil Industry That Isn’t Under Threat

The One Oil Industry That Isn’t Under Threat

Aug 15, 2018 at 16:28 | Nick Cunningham

Peak oil demand might be near, but the consumption of oil for plastics will keep demand elevated for decades. Indeed, the IEA has said that plastics and other petrochemicals are…

Indonesia’s Oil Sector In Jeopardy As Elections Loom

Indonesia’s Oil Sector In Jeopardy As Elections Loom

Aug 15, 2018 at 13:38 | Haley Zaremba

The future is looking grim for foreign resource companies with investments in Indonesia. In the current election cycle, it has become increasingly politically popular to push for repatriation of the…

Is Deepwater Drilling More Profitable Than Shale?

Is Deepwater Drilling More Profitable Than Shale?

Aug 14, 2018 at 17:12 | Nick Cunningham

Just as the U.S. shale patch is starting to look a little crowded, deepwater drilling could see a comeback. Royal Dutch Shell says that offshore drilling is now more competitive…

Why China Will Continue To Buy Iranian Crude

Why China Will Continue To Buy Iranian Crude

Aug 14, 2018 at 15:34 | Tim Daiss

As the U.S. and Iran continue to trade barbs over the restart of economic sanctions against the Islamic Republic, China is also entering the verbal fray. On Monday, the head…

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