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China Set to Become the World’s Largest Oil Importer

China Set to Become the World’s Largest Oil Importer

Mar 07, 2013 at 17:08 | Stuart Burns

In a recent Commodities Note, Reuters detailed how the Paris-based International Energy Agency (IEA) is changing the way it records and reports China’s crude and refined oil products consumption as…

U.S. Oil Production Tops 7 Million Barrels-Per-Day

U.S. Oil Production Tops 7 Million Barrels-Per-Day

Mar 07, 2013 at 16:59 | Dave Cohen

Back in 2006-2007 when I was writing about peak oil, I would never have believed that U.S. crude oil production would reach 7 million barrels-per-day in the last month of…

Barnett Shale Formation Forecast to be a Major Contributor to US Natural Gas

Barnett Shale Formation Forecast to be a Major Contributor to US Natural Gas

Mar 07, 2013 at 16:44 | Futurity

New analysis of the natural gas production potential of the Barnett shale foresees slowly declining production through the year 2030 and beyond.This forecast has broad implications for the…

Environmentalists Futile Battle Against Keystone XL

Environmentalists Futile Battle Against Keystone XL

Mar 06, 2013 at 13:40 | Robert Rapier

If not for the US government’s latest demonstration of incompetence that played out at the end of last week (a.k.a. sequestration), the top news story might have been a report…

Ethiopia: A Potentially Golden Block on East Africa’s Tertiary Rift

Ethiopia: A Potentially Golden Block on East Africa’s Tertiary Rift

Mar 06, 2013 at 13:35 | Editorial Dept

(This report is part of Oilprice.com’s premium publication Oil & Energy Insider. Oil & Energy Insider gives subscribers an information advantage when investing, trading or doing business…

Synching the US Power Grid to Protect Against Blackouts

Synching the US Power Grid to Protect Against Blackouts

Mar 06, 2013 at 13:26 | Futurity

Even as the demand for electricity grows, new guidelines could help improve power grid reliability and reduce electricity cost, researchers say. President Obama, in this year’s State of the Union…

Recent Oil Discovery off Lebanese Coast Draws Naval Powers to East Med

Recent Oil Discovery off Lebanese Coast Draws Naval Powers to East Med

Mar 05, 2013 at 15:37 | Claude Salhani

The discovery a few years ago of an important deposit of oil and gas reserves in the waters just off the Lebanese, Israeli and Cypriot coasts has raised the interest…

ConocoPhillips Sheds Assets to Focus on US Shale

ConocoPhillips Sheds Assets to Focus on US Shale

Mar 05, 2013 at 15:32 | Jen Alic

Seeking to balance out its portfolio and focus more solidly on US unconventional plays, ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) is divesting billions of dollars of its stakes in the Australia Pacific LNG…

The EIA Says Now is the Time to Drop Fossil Fuel Subsidies

The EIA Says Now is the Time to Drop Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Mar 05, 2013 at 15:31 | James Hamilton

With domestic oil production soaring, and petroleum and coal sector profits rising at a rapid clip, now seems the right time to cut back on tax expenditures related to oil…

Energy Efficiency Vital to Cutting Oil Demand

Energy Efficiency Vital to Cutting Oil Demand

Mar 05, 2013 at 15:25 | Post Carbon

When peak oil first came to widespread public attention some 10 or 15 years ago, there was some debate about whether peak oil was the solution to climate change caused…

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