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Groundhog Day for OPEC+

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Ahead of a critical meeting…

Inflation Fears Keep Oil Prices Suppressed

Inflation Fears Keep Oil Prices Suppressed

The week began positively with…

Energy / Energy-General

The Energy Future may Rely on US not THEM

Sep 10, 2013 at 16:39 | Kurt Cobb

With oil prices hovering near historic highs and coal, natural gas and uranium prices yo-yoing during the last several years, concerns about the future of fossil fuel and uranium…

5 Giant Game-Changing Energy Trends

Sep 06, 2013 at 17:19 | James Stafford

The most important aspect of predictive energy investing is keeping up with technological advancements BEFORE they go viral. These are the hints; the bread crumbs to opportunity. There was a…

Energy’s Biggest Names Converge in a Tired, Old Place

Sep 06, 2013 at 17:11 | Editorial Dept

Big things are happening in the Outer Continental Shelf—the shallow-water portion of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.Two critical—but under-appreciated—developments have just happened here. One that points to a…

Keep Watch over Oil and Gas Assets on the Tumultuous Tunisian Border

Sep 06, 2013 at 15:55 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: While the Tunisian military picks up momentum in the fight against terrorist forces in the Mount Chaambi border region with Algeria, and the two countries combine forces to…

This Week in Energy: Oil Price Predictions and a Potential U.S. Strike on Syria

Sep 06, 2013 at 13:54 | James Stafford

Our take on oil price predictions and the anxiety over a potential US strike on Syria …The specter of a US strike on Syria continues to haunt us,…

Chinese Energy Companies Continue Canadian Acquisitions

Sep 05, 2013 at 17:18 | Robert M Cutler

Having recently acquired important stakes or out-right ownership of major Canadian energy firms, Chinese companies are now continuing their penetration of Canada's energy sector by targeting the juniors. In particular,…

Flip Flopping Across the Energy and Economic Landscape

Sep 05, 2013 at 17:14 | Matt Smith

There have been some splendid examples of flip-flopping across the energy and economic landscape of late, and this post takes a look at three such examples – well, three pairs…

Total Scores Another Pre-Salt ‘Win’ in Gabon

Sep 05, 2013 at 17:05 | Charles Kennedy

France’s Total SA has made a pre-salt gas discovery in the deep-waters off Gabon, following on pre-salt oil finds earlier this year, which could galvanize investment in the country’s pre-salt…

One of the Biggest Stories the Energy World’s Never Heard About

Sep 05, 2013 at 10:24 | Editorial Dept

The next big thing for the junior E&P sector isn’t going to be shale—it’s going to be underwater unconventional drilling.Big things are happening in the Outer Continental Shelf—the…

US Refineries Respond to Latin American Shortfall

Sep 04, 2013 at 17:14 | Alexis Arthur

2013 has been a bumper year for United States’ refineries and it is in no small part thanks to its largest overseas market -- Latin America.  Although Latin…

How will the Syrian Stalemate Affect Global Energy Markets?

Sep 04, 2013 at 17:11 | John Daly

As the Syrian civil war continues to rage, Washington’s vision of a tidy surgical strike with cruise missile and drones has suffered several setbacks, blindsiding the pro-war interventionist chicken-hawks in…

Ventures in China, Japan to Spur Power Transmission

Sep 03, 2013 at 17:25 | Charles Kennedy

Two major ventures for power transmission and distribution systems got off the ground last week in an indication that “energy freeways” are about to take off in a bigger way…

A Look at Unconventional Oil and Gas Regulations

Sep 03, 2013 at 17:16 | Barry Stevens

This piece provides a basic insight into the way climate change in conjunction with environmental and public health concerns have triggered a regulatory response by National, State and Local Governments.…

US Military Addicted to Energy

Sep 02, 2013 at 17:11 | Sohbet Karbuz

Since the beginning of the 20th century energy has been a critical factor for armed forces worldwide. From the end of the Cold War to the first year of the…

Resolving Jordan’s Energy Dilemma

Aug 30, 2013 at 20:37 | Editorial Dept

Energy is Jordan’s eternal bogeyman; Syria is its immediate threat to stability. Together, they make for a great deal of royal discomfort. The list of Jordan’s energy woes…

This Week in Energy: Syria and Oil Prices – What is Obama’s next Move?

Aug 30, 2013 at 14:09 | James Stafford

This week, it’s all about Syria because what happens next here will determine the course of geopolitical dynamics across the Middle East—and of course will continue to affect world oil…

South Africa Scrambles for Any and All Energy Sources

Aug 29, 2013 at 17:12 | John Daly

South Africa, black Africa’s largest economy, has an Achilles heel – energy.Accordingly, any and all energy sources, from coal to renewables, are on the table.South Africa…

Canada Plans Strategic Pipeline Infrastructure while US Stalls on Keystone

Aug 29, 2013 at 16:58 | Robert M Cutler

Canada continues to push ahead with a strategic plan for its own energy pipeline infrastructure as the United States has yet again delayed a decision on the controversial Keystone XL…

Claims of US Energy Independence, Just Another Case of Snake Oil?

Aug 27, 2013 at 16:41 | Kurt Cobb

It's not exactly clear where the term "snake oil" comes from. But, most everyone knows that it refers to any number of concoctions sold by traveling salesmen in the…

Shale by Rail: A Lasting Phenomenon

Aug 26, 2013 at 17:20 | Philippe Casey

Little over a century after the world-famous Spindletop gusher blackened the skies over Beaumont, Texas and ushered in an era of United States oil dominance, the country’s energy profile has…

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