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Hard Facts about US Energy that Obama and Romney Avoided

Nov 12, 2012 at 16:53

One hard truth: The era of cheap oil is over. Even the recent glut of US oil and gas was driven by high prices, which gave industry the incentive to…

U.S. Shale Goes Boom, Rest of World Goes Bust

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:49

OPEC, in its World Oil Report, said there's an overall sense that developing shale oil and natural gas could start to redefine the global energy mix. In the United States,…

Leading U.S. Oil Supplier Mexico to Embrace Renewable Energy?

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:47

When two of the leading oil exporters to the U.S. begin considering embracing renewable power, it is a development that all but the most ardent fossil fuel advocates should notice.

Oil is too Precious to be Used as Transportation Fuel

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:44

An oil executive once observed that burning oil for energy is like burning Picassos for heat. Oil is extraordinarily valuable as the basis for so many products…

China Heading Towards an Unavoidable Water Crisis

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:40

China is a huge producer and consumer of commodities. Not only is it the largest global producer of key crops and meat, it has the largest appetite for goods that…

Algal Biofuel is Currently Unsustainable, but Technology can Change That

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:31

“Algal biofuels are not quite ready for prime time,” says Joel Cuello, co-author of a new report evaluating the alternative fuel’s current drawbacks and its potential.Increasing the production…

Gold Price to Soar Following Obama's Re-Election?

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:23

The FT seems to think so, saying Barack Obama’s election win is the “best possible result” for the gold price, as it is a vote for the status quo…

Here's How to Hide in Commodities

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:20

I am a big believer in the notion that there is no “one size fits all” portfolio allocation to which investors should turn when building their wealth.  At the same…

Searching for Investment Opportunities in the Micro Cap Coal Space

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:15

A few months back, I wrote a piece about a company called CIC Energy (see here) which was acquired two months after publication. While the timing of the article…

Madagascar: The Hottest Energy Play in East Africa

Nov 09, 2012 at 16:05

Madagascar’s been sitting on some 20 billion barrels in oil reserves for quite a while. Investors have only recently shown interest, though. Extraction is technologically challenging, and no one was…

Weekly Energy Review: What Happens with Keystone Now that Obama is Back In?

Nov 09, 2012 at 16:02

We are going to highlight two energy issues for you this week. The first, oil and gas in East Africa—because this is the hottest place right now and we can’t…

Gold and Silver Prices Set to Explode

Nov 09, 2012 at 09:10

Now that the presidential election is over we can hopefully look forward to some respite from the perpetual bombardment dished out by both the Republican and the Democratic Party machines.…

East Coast Nuclear Power Plants Dodge Hurricane Devastation - For Now

Nov 08, 2012 at 17:29

As the U.S. eastern seaboard begins the weary and expensive process of digging out from the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy, nuclear power plant (NPP) operators are trumpeting their facilities’…

Desperate South Sudan Carves up Total Concession

Nov 08, 2012 at 17:26

Newly independent, oil-rich South Sudan holds some 75% of Sudan’s total oil resources, but it may be too early to risk things here. Ask Total (NYSE: TOT). The government just…

China's Coming Energy Crisis

Nov 08, 2012 at 17:24

China is now the world’s largest energy producer, generating 90 percent of energy it consumes. But a white paper released by China’s State Council, which outlines the country’s energy development…

The World's Largest Solar Plant

Nov 08, 2012 at 17:23

Unfortunately, I know Blythe, California too well. This natural blast furnace is in a God-forsaken corner of the state where I hunted jack rabbits as a kid, the Indians survived…

US Shale Gas Supplies won't Last Ten Years: An Interview with Bill Powers

Nov 08, 2012 at 17:15

The shale gas "miracle" is overhyped and bound to disappoint. That's what energy expert Bill Powers argues in his upcoming book. But Powers tells The Energy Report that this could…

A Distributable Cash Flow Analysis for Magellan Midstream Partners

Nov 08, 2012 at 17:11

On October 31, 2012, Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (MMP) reported results of operations for 3Q 2012. Revenues, operating income, net income and earnings before interest, depreciation & amortization and income…

Warren Buffett Shines His Investment Light on Poland

Nov 07, 2012 at 17:46

Poland’s state-owned Grupa Lotos oil refiner is the latest to benefit from the “Buffet Effect”. Lotos received a major boost this week when investor extraordinaire Warren Buffet’s CalEnergy…

EXCLUSIVE: Beijing Sinking Teeth into Western Turf in Asia

Nov 07, 2012 at 17:40

Representatives from Russian energy company Gazprom met this week with Kazakh officials to discuss the natural gas potential in the region. Gazprom said delivering gas from Kazakhstan to members of…

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