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Geothermal Station that Generates Energy from People to be Opened in 2012

May 11, 2011 at 22:09

The glow of many a hot and bothered commuter will be harnessed for local heating in Stockholm and Paris. Swedish realtor Jernhusen is investing SEK 1 billion in the regeneration…

Oil prices and trading mechanics

May 11, 2011 at 09:09

A report from Reuters attributes the wild commodity price moves last week to algorithmic stop-loss trading. Jim Brown offered these details on the oil trading: Those funds interviewed…

Is the Commodities Bull Market Over?

May 11, 2011 at 08:23

No sooner had we breathlessly reported April’s record highs for gold and silver, at over $1,500 and close to $50 per troy ounce respectively, than commodities stage a ‘flash crash’,…

How to Build a Top

May 11, 2011 at 08:20

Yes, we are all in the instant gratification business. We all want to ride an uptrend for nine months, sell at the top tick, and stay short for the entire…

Lower Oil Prices

May 09, 2011 at 22:20

Like a roller coaster ride, 2011 saw oil prices climb gradually, only to fall dramatically this last week. Here I offer my thoughts on some of the key contributing factors.…

Full Speed Ahead for China’s Nuclear Program

May 09, 2011 at 22:17

To say that the partial meltdown at Tokyo Electric Power’s Fukushima plant has put a chill on the global nuclear industry would be a vast understatement. Lead stock Cameco (CCJ)…

Special Report on World Corruption

May 09, 2011 at 22:07

Iraq and Afghanistan sit near the top of a list of the world’s most corrupt nations despite years of occupation by Anglo-American forces and more than $1 trillion of US…

India Should Look to Australia to Satisfy its Growing Demand for Uranium

May 09, 2011 at 22:01

While India maintains that nuclear power is the best way to address its growing energy needs, it does not possess sufficient uranium to meet demand. Australia would make an ideal…

What is Oil Really Worth?

May 09, 2011 at 07:49

The reason that oil company profits are so volatile is that sometimes the price of oil becomes pretty disconnected from the cost to produce it and convert it into finished…

High Coal Prices Leading to Increased Power Shortages in China

May 09, 2011 at 07:41

China may be the world’s largest producer of coal for power generation, but as the world’s largest consumer, the proportion that it imports is still arguably the single biggest driver…

The Search for Deep Oil and Gas

May 09, 2011 at 07:37

Geoffrey Styles, Managing Director of GSW Strategy Group, has came upon more information about the effort to look even deeper for hydrocarbons like natural gas and oil. A leader…

UK Could Capture a Quarter of $750bn Marine Energy Market

May 09, 2011 at 07:26

Waves and tides could provide up to 240GW of renewable energy globally by 2050, requiring investment of £460 billion ($750 billion), according to the Carbon Trust – although the risk…

Will Fukushima Trigger the Changes Japan Has Been Waiting For?

May 07, 2011 at 09:29

Fukushima is not Chernobyl, Prime Minister Naoto Kan insists. His government draws comfort from the fact that Fukushima emitted only a fraction of the radiation released at Chernobyl in 1986,…

As Oil Drops below $100 Motorists Wonder When Gas Prices Will Fall

May 06, 2011 at 10:50

Who says miracles can’t happen? After four straight days of steady decline, crude oil prices finally plummeted by nearly 9 percent on Thursday to US$99.80 a barrel – the first…

The Stocks To Benefit Most from North America's Hottest New Gas Play

May 06, 2011 at 07:48

Some oil fields never die. In fact, some just get better with age. Alberta's Duvernay shale may just be the best example yet.  It all has to do…

A Look at the Serious Energy Shortages in India and Pakistan

May 06, 2011 at 07:42

The recent publication of the EIA review of Shale Gas has caught the world’s attention, and led to the perception that the coming decades may well see natural gas become…

Did Goldman Sachs Help to Create the Current Food Crisis?

May 06, 2011 at 07:39

In a shocking report by Frederick Kaufman that has been featured on the Foreign Policy website, the role of Goldman Sachs and its Wall Street cohort in creating the food…

Australia to Invest $39 Billion in Alternative energy Over the Coming Decade

May 06, 2011 at 07:36

Australia is targeting 20% clean energy by 2020, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), which would put investments in renewable energy at US$39 billion over the coming decade. BNEF…

From the Battlefield to the Boardroom: Operation Jellyfish

May 05, 2011 at 16:16

We don’t normally publish press releases at OilPrice.com – but felt the below by Jellyfish would be of great interest to visitors. Regular readers are aware that we follow trends…

Signs Are Pointing to a Big Commodity Selloff

May 05, 2011 at 13:23

Just as we finally began wondering when the commodity bubble would burst, some troubling signs in the precious metals market – namely silver and gold – are pointing to…

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