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Energy

How Saudi Arabia Will Influence the Oil Market to Benefit their Economy

Jun 08, 2012 at 16:36 | Dave Summers

Stuart Staniford has been watching the decline in oil prices. He has then commented that, given the Saudi need for income to hold off “Arab Spring” dissatisfaction, they are…

TAPI: A Paper Tiger Pipeline

Jun 08, 2012 at 16:30 | Daniel J. Graeber

Turkmenistan recently hosted parties to a planned natural gas pipeline that would stretch eastward through territory in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India. The project, dubbed TAPI, has financial backing from the…

Nord Stream: Russia's Natural Gas Link to the West

Jun 07, 2012 at 18:20 | John Daly

Since the 1991 implosion of the USSR, the Russian Federation has been bedevilled by a transit problem – how to shift its natural gas exports to lucrative European markets without…

Factors Affecting the Price of Oil

Jun 07, 2012 at 18:14 | James Hamilton

It seems that no matter what financial series you look at, there's a similar pattern of ups and downs over the last few years. I was curious to get a…

The Energy Debate and the War of Emotions

Jun 06, 2012 at 17:17 | Daniel J. Graeber

Advocates of the shale gas boom in the United States and the corresponding oil sands surge in Canada point to the thousands of potential jobs and benefits to national energy…

Low Oil Prices have Created an Opportunity to Invest in High Yield MLPs

Jun 06, 2012 at 17:07 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

The dramatic collapse in the price of oil is creating a rare opportunity to get into some of the highest yielding paper in the financial markets, master limited partnerships (MLP)'s.…

Post-Occupation Iraq Losing Appeal

Jun 05, 2012 at 17:34 | Daniel J. Graeber

On Monday, a suicide bomber in Iraq detonated his car bomb outside the Baghdad offices of a government-backed Shiite group, leaving at least 190 people wounded and 26 people…

Shale Play in Western Siberia is 80 Times Bigger than the Bakken

Jun 05, 2012 at 17:08 | James Burgess

The Bakken shale is a huge expanse of oil-bearing rock that lies underneath Northern Dakota and Montana. Oil production in the Bakken has grown from just 60,000 barrels per day…

Spain's Respol Shifts its Focus to Latin America’s Energy Superpower Brazil

Jun 03, 2012 at 09:40 | John Daly

Spain’s energy conglomerate Repsol has had an interesting few months in Latin America.  In 1999 Repsol bought Argentina’s Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales (YPF), creating Respol-YPF to begin exploiting Argentina’s…

Carving Up Iraq, Barrel by Barrel

Jun 01, 2012 at 16:54 | Charles Kennedy

Iraq’s latest energy auction was a flop, and while major international companies balked at everything from unattractive contract terms to security concerns, the failure of the auction highlights how the…

Making the Human Body more Energy Efficient

Jun 01, 2012 at 16:36 | Tom Murphy

If you’re one of those humans who actually eats food, like I am, then a non-negligible part of your energy allocation goes into food production. As an approximate rule-of-thumb, each…

How to Protect a Smart Grid from Threats in the Future

Jun 01, 2012 at 16:23 | Gary Hunt

Cyber terrorism is the nightmare scenario for the energy industry. Fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD) are the weapons of choice.  In the ‘good old days’ we worried about hurricanes, tornadoes,…

Curtain Closing on Canadian Crude

May 31, 2012 at 17:54 | Daniel J. Graeber

Shell announced plans to expand its oil sands operations in Alberta province by as much as 90,000 bpd and said similar efforts were under way to make the country's western…

Reports of Nabucco Pipeline's Death are Exaggerated

May 31, 2012 at 17:51 | Daniel J. Graeber

The refining director at BP caused a stir last week in Berlin when he was interpreted as saying the full version of the Nabucco natural gas pipeline was no longer…

Canada - More of the Great White North Up for Energy Development?

May 30, 2012 at 17:09 | John Daly

Quick – which is the U.S.’s biggest supply of non-OPEC oil? Canada - according to the U.S. Energy Administration, the United States total crude oil imports now average 9.033…

Behind the Low Oil Prices Lurks a Struggling Economy

May 30, 2012 at 17:05 | Charles Kennedy

As oil prices drop to below $90 a barrel this week, reaching a seven-month low, it’s fine to take heart in the accompanying dip in gas prices at the pump,…

Water Treatment Offers Good Investment Opportunities thanks to Oil & Gas

May 30, 2012 at 16:50 | Environmental Finance

Investors are increasingly looking at the water treatment sector to tap expected growing demand for new water technologies, especially from the extractive industries.These industries use huge amounts of…

Russia's Dysfunctional Economy Fails to Attract Investment Vital for Energy

May 30, 2012 at 16:44 | Al Fin

Russia is a difficult country to analyse. It is the largest nation on Earth, rich in natural resources and human resources. And yet it is burdened with dysfunctional government, a…

Easy Energy is Delaying Further Technological Innovation

May 29, 2012 at 17:44 | Climate Progress

Over the weekend I read a blog post by author Nicholas Carr describing what he calls the hierarchy of innovation.Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about…

Germany's Power Grid under Increasing Pressure

May 29, 2012 at 17:37 | The Oil Drum

With a steep growth of power generation from photovoltaic (PV) and wind power and with 8 GW base load capacity suddenly taken out of service the situation in Germany has…

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