• 4 minutes "Natural Gas Trading Picks Up Considerably Amid High Volatility" by Charles Kennedy - ...And is U.S. NatGas Futures dramatically overbought at the $6.35 range?
  • 8 minutes How Far Have We Really Gotten With Alternative Energy
  • 12 minutes  What Russia has reached over three months diplomatic and military pressure on West ?
  • 16 hours GREEN NEW DEAL = BLIZZARD OF LIES
  • 2 days What China is Learning from Russia's War in Ukraine and its Consequences
  • 4 mins "Russia will stop 'in a moment' if Ukraine meets terms - Kremlin" by Reuters via Yahoo News...but Reuters suddenly cut out the balanced part of the story.
  • 10 hours Advancing Fundamental Drilling Science - Geothermal drilling successes offer potential gain for petroleum industry
  • 23 hours Natural Gas is the Cleanest and most Likely Source of Energy to Fuel the World.
  • 4 days Failure To Implement Russian Oil Ban Could Send Oil Crashing To $65
  • 5 days Revisiting: "The U.S. Grid Isn’t Ready For A Major Shift To Renewables" from March 2021 by Irina Slav at OILPRICE

News

Energy Independence by 2020 with Romney?

Energy Independence by 2020 with Romney?

Aug 23, 2012 at 14:20 | Charles Kennedy

Presidential candidate Mit Romney on Thursday promised voters a US entirely energy independent by 2020, the allegedly detailed plan for which he plans to unveil on his campaign tour stop…

Wal-Mart Storms Energy World

Wal-Mart Storms Energy World

Aug 23, 2012 at 14:18 | Charles Kennedy

Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer now boasting two million associates and 150 million shoppers, is storming the scene with its own energy policy that has some analysts considering whether the…

IAE, Iran to Meet in Vienna

IAE, Iran to Meet in Vienna

Aug 23, 2012 at 14:06 | Charles Kennedy

The UN’s International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has said that Iranian representatives have agreed to meet with the agency in Vienna on Friday in another round of nuclear talks. Shortly…

Crisis Brews in India over Coal Block Allocation

Crisis Brews in India over Coal Block Allocation

Aug 23, 2012 at 14:05 | Joao Peixe

India’s Parliament is stalled over the allocation of coal blocks, with opposition party officials accusing the prime minister of foul play and ruling party officials accusing the opposition of deliberately…

International Oil Companies Illegally Exploiting Somali Hydrocarbons?

International Oil Companies Illegally Exploiting Somali Hydrocarbons?

Aug 23, 2012 at 09:29 | Editorial Dept

The East African Energy Forum has issued warnings to the Kenyan Government and four international oil companies today that are illegally exploiting offshore hydrocarbon concessions off the southern coast of…

Romney Raises $6mn at Big Oil Luncheon

Romney Raises $6mn at Big Oil Luncheon

Aug 22, 2012 at 13:01 | Charles Kennedy

US Presidential candidate Mit Romney attended a lucrative luncheon on Tuesday, earning an easy $6 million in campaign donations from energy executives at the $50,000-a-plate engagement. The luncheon…

Coal Wins Minor Battle with EPA, but Still Loses to Natural Gas

Coal Wins Minor Battle with EPA, but Still Loses to Natural Gas

Aug 22, 2012 at 12:18 | Joao Peixe

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has lost a major legal battle with major power companies over the timeframe and extent of coal-pollution regulations, but it will do little to stay…

Platinum Gains on Miner Unrest in South Africa

Platinum Gains on Miner Unrest in South Africa

Aug 22, 2012 at 12:16 | Charles Kennedy

Platinum made its biggest gains today since May amid investor concerns over tensions with minors in South Africa and clashes between strikers and security forces that left 44 dead last…

Why Greece Has to Leave the Euro

Why Greece Has to Leave the Euro

Aug 22, 2012 at 12:14 | Editorial Dept

The torture of Greece continues unabated. The country has absolutely no chance of getting out of the economic hellhole it is in as long as it remains on the euro.…

Compressed Air Vehicle - Has the Electric Car Met its Match?

Compressed Air Vehicle - Has the Electric Car Met its Match?

Aug 21, 2012 at 16:00 | James Burgess

EV’s are so last season. Those of you into the latest and greatest clean energy technologies need to get yourself a car that runs on compressed air. The idea of…

Petroleum Theft Growing in Mexico

Petroleum Theft Growing in Mexico

Aug 21, 2012 at 15:58 | Joao Peixe

Despite the millions of dollars spent trying to battle theft of oil, petrol, and diesel by Mexican criminal gangs, Pemex, the Mexican government’s hydrocarbon monopoly, has reported that the pilfering…

World's First Wind-Powered EV Charging Station Installed in Barcelona

World's First Wind-Powered EV Charging Station Installed in Barcelona

Aug 21, 2012 at 15:57 | Joao Peixe

Critics of electric vehicles attack the claims that they are a truly green source of transport, due to the fact much of the electricity that they use to charge their…

Gasoline Prices up Over 30 Cents

Gasoline Prices up Over 30 Cents

Aug 20, 2012 at 10:30 | Editorial Dept

Just filled up my car, and I paid $4.11 per gallon. Using the calculator from Professor Hamilton, and the current price of Brent crude oil, the national average should be…

BP Risks Losing Status as Top Energy Firm with Sale of Prime Assets

BP Risks Losing Status as Top Energy Firm with Sale of Prime Assets

Aug 20, 2012 at 10:20 | Charles Kennedy

BP risks losing its status as one of the largest and most diverse energy firms in the world as the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill continues to haunt it. So…

German Offshore Windfarm is Delayed Due to Fears for Local Porpoises

German Offshore Windfarm is Delayed Due to Fears for Local Porpoises

Aug 20, 2012 at 10:18 | James Burgess

Utility companies have had to delay the construction of a 25 GW windfarm off the coast of Germany due to fears that the noise created by the drills used to…

A Look at 10 Indian Solar Projects which will Prevent Future Blackouts

A Look at 10 Indian Solar Projects which will Prevent Future Blackouts

Aug 20, 2012 at 10:17 | Joao Peixe

Following the recent blackouts in India that have caused so much stir due to the vast number of people that they affected, it is clearer than ever that the country…

Chevron Appeals Injunction Preventing it from Operating in Brazilian Waters

Chevron Appeals Injunction Preventing it from Operating in Brazilian Waters

Aug 17, 2012 at 17:12 | Charles Kennedy

Following an oil spill last November, and then another leak in March, Chevron and its drilling contractor Transocean Ltd., were ordered to halt all operations in Brazil until civil and…

New Offshore Drilling Rules have been Released

New Offshore Drilling Rules have been Released

Aug 17, 2012 at 17:11 | Joao Peixe

President Obama has released the official rules for offshore drilling safety which will now replace the interim rules introduced following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Disaster. The rules…

International Funds Bid for UK's Largest Water Company

International Funds Bid for UK's Largest Water Company

Aug 17, 2012 at 17:10 | Joao Peixe

Shares in United Utilities, the UK’s largest publicly listed water company, have reached a four year high following the speculation that it will soon be subject of a takeover bid.

Middle East to Spend $32.7 Billion on New Energy Projects this Year

Middle East to Spend $32.7 Billion on New Energy Projects this Year

Aug 16, 2012 at 16:45 | Charles Kennedy

Ventures Middle East, a strategic business advisory company, has recently performed a study of the Middle East and concluded that in 2012 97 new power and water projects worth $32.7…

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News