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The Need for a More Coherent Energy Policy in the US

Apr 03, 2013 at 17:44 | Kurt Cobb

Current U.S. energy policy is, in fact, a hodgepodge of disconnected policies designed for specific constituencies with no coherent goal. The country has subsidies for fossil fuels, subsidies for nuclear…

Self-Driving Cars by 2025

Apr 02, 2013 at 18:05 | Charles Kennedy

The not-so-distant future of driving will be first increasingly semi-autonomous and then fully automated, as technology to build self-driving cars gains traction, promising both safer driving and lighter-weight vehicles that…

Forget Peak Oil, Worry About Financial Limits

Apr 01, 2013 at 17:51 | Gail Tverberg

Resource limits are invisible, so most people don’t realize that we could possibly be approaching them. In fact, my analysis indicates resource limits are really financial limits, and in fact,…

Energyland: Rise of the Guardians

Apr 01, 2013 at 17:41 | Matt Smith

So I wanted to write an Easter-related post and my mind immediately hopped straight to ‘Rise of the Guardians‘  - my most recent encounter of the Easter Bunny (via…

BRIC’s Rising Energy Superpower – Brazil

Mar 30, 2013 at 13:13 | John Daly

The BRIC (Brazil, the Russian Federation, India and China) is an interesting political and economic conglomeration. Currently, only the Russian Federation is a major oil exporter, while the ongoing prosperity…

Total Dumps Canadian Oil Sands Project for $1.65bn Loss

Mar 30, 2013 at 12:59 | Charles Kennedy

France’s Total SA (NYSE: TOT) will sell its 49% stake in its Canadian oil sands project to Suncor Energy Inc. for $500 million, netting the French oil giant a $1.65…

Oilprice.com Intelligence Report: The IMF vs. Energy Subsidies

Mar 30, 2013 at 12:42 | James Stafford

The IMF jumps into the climate change debate with a headline-grabbing carbon tax proposal; Dr John Abrahams talks to us about climate change realities; the idea of the self-driving car…

Turkey Takes Advantage of Cyprus Desperation

Mar 27, 2013 at 18:18 | Editorial Dept

As the geopolitical game over Mediterranean hydrocarbons heats up, Turkey has suspended energy deals with Italy’s Eni over the company’s involvement in oil and gas exploration offshore Cyprus.

More Scientific Evidence Linking Fracking and Earthquakes

Mar 27, 2013 at 18:10 | John Daly

As the practice of hydraulic fracturing to produce natural gas continues to spread not only in the U.S. but worldwide, the scientific community has increasingly focused on the environmental consequences…

Keystone XL – Why Protestors Should be Focusing on a Much Bigger Issue

Mar 27, 2013 at 18:05 | Robert Rapier

I started to go with “Fiddling While Rome Burns” in the title, but I know many people who would take great exception to the notion that the Keystone XL protesters…

Increasing the Efficiency of Long Distance Power Transmission

Mar 27, 2013 at 17:53 | Green Futures

A new circuit breaker design for high-voltage direct current means supergrids connecting resources on a global scale will be more efficient and reliable.Supergrids connecting electricity networks and renewable…

Why Have US Carbon Emissions Declined so Much?

Mar 27, 2013 at 17:40 | James Hamilton

Emissions of carbon dioxide from fossil fuel consumption in the United States have fallen remarkably since 2008, with recent levels the lowest since 1995. Here I comment on some of…

Energy…from Cake!

Mar 25, 2013 at 18:32 | Matt Smith

Listening to my iPod on shuffle this weekend, I rediscovered my appetite for the band, Cake. Upon further delving into their back catalogue I discovered a theme. So through their…

Energy Intelligence Report: Profit from Gazprom's Crumbling Hegemony

Mar 25, 2013 at 11:04 | James Stafford

Two months ago we launched our premium service Oil & Energy Insider and I thought the best way of introducing the service to our readers would be to…

TNK-BP Billionaires Seek New Oil & Gas Prowess

Mar 22, 2013 at 19:51 | Charles Kennedy

Check out this new player on the global oil and gas scene: The former owners of TNK-BP and the Alfa Group, are looking for somewhere to put the $14 billion…

Using CO2 to Create Polyester Fabrics

Mar 22, 2013 at 19:46 | Futurity

Chemists have identified a cheaper and more sustainable method for producing acrylate, a chemical used to make materials from polyester fabrics to diapers.Chemical companies churn out billions of…

Go to the Source - How to profit from Gazprom’s Crumbling Hegemony

Mar 22, 2013 at 16:33 | Dan Dicker

This week’s newsletter is a fascinating one, where intelligence reports meet head-on with the trader’s report.   If you haven’t read Jen Alic’s piece regarding Cyprus and Russia, go and do…

Subsea Processing: Cutting out the Expensive ‘Middle Man’

Mar 22, 2013 at 16:29 | Editorial Dept

Subsea processing, the technology of the future, is essentially about getting rid of those bottlenecks that keep production from reaching its potential, and oil services and equipment makers are the…

Turkmenistan: Opportunities in Diversification

Mar 22, 2013 at 16:18 | Editorial Dept

This leading Caspian gas exporter with massive untapped oil and gas potential is now open for business after years of eccentric isolation—and the playing field is wide, wide open.

ALBANIA: Corruption Leads to Albpetrol Privatization Annulment

Mar 22, 2013 at 15:40 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: The sale of Albania’s state-owned oil company Albpetrol to a consortium led by Albanian tycoon Rezart Taci has been invalidated after the consortium failed to come up with…

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