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What Happens When the Wells Run Dry?

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One nagging question that the industrial world has been asking itself since the discovery of the first oil well is what happens when the wells begin to run dry. The…

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Dec 30, 2009 at 14:18 | Dave Forest

The financial crisis changed the way people think. At least some people. In North America, the bursting of the housing bubble dispelled the myth you could get rich simply by…

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New Techniques Oil Companies are Using in Drilling for Oil

Nov 25, 2009 at 16:35 | Editorial Dept

As the politics and philosophical arguments about “Peak Oil” continue to rage, science continues to move steadily onward, progressively creating new and better ways to both find and extract oil…

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Biofuel of the Future - Turning our Garbage into Energy

Nov 23, 2009 at 14:06 | Editorial Dept

Two overwhelming environmental calamities, simultaneously banging at the door of our consciousness, may very well be more closely related than you might originally think. Calamity #1: We appear to be…

Do Oil prices Really have an Impact on Financial Markets? Yes and No

Do Oil prices Really have an Impact on Financial Markets? Yes and No

Nov 10, 2009 at 22:58 | Editorial Dept

Stock market commentators like to draw parallels between the behavior of oil prices and stock prices on any given day. After all, who hasn’t seen a headline like this: “Oil…

The Oil Industry And Its Effect On Global Politics

The Oil Industry And Its Effect On Global Politics

Oct 22, 2009 at 23:20 | Editorial Dept

Over the past century, modern society has developed a near unquenchable thirst for oil and after 100 years of searching and experimenting there is still no reliable replacement. “Oil is…

A Recent History Of Oil Prices! And Causes of the violent movements

A Recent History Of Oil Prices! And Causes of the violent movements

Oct 05, 2009 at 16:09 | Editorial Dept

When we take a well considered historical perspective of what has occurred over the recent years and in particular, the last two decades regarding the price of crude oil,…

Oil Prices and the Financial Markets

Oil Prices and the Financial Markets

Jul 24, 2009 at 07:48 | Editorial Dept

There are a number of different factors that affect financial markets however many analysts believe there is a direct relationship between the price of oil and the stock market. In…

What Affects Oil Prices?

What Affects Oil Prices?

Jul 24, 2009 at 07:48 | Editorial Dept

Understanding what causes the price of oil to fluctuate can oftentimes be a confusing subject for those outside of the commodities market. There are a number of factors that affect…

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