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Critical Indicator Signals America's Economic Fortunes May be Changing

Mar 25, 2010 at 18:17

Something unusual happened the last few weeks. Bank lending in the U.S. didn't fall significantly. Since the onset of the financial crisis, outstanding loans at U.S. commercial banks have been…

Shell's China Connection Grows Stronger with Another New Gas Venture

Mar 25, 2010 at 15:27

Royal Dutch Shell further intensified its relationship with China in a new 30-year accord to appraise and develop tight gas reserves in the Sichuan basin. The new project in the…

Money Flows Into Platinum as Demand for Gold and Silver Drops

Mar 24, 2010 at 18:47

Gold investors have long-believed the mainstream is close at hand. One of the major arguments from gold bulls over the last ten years has been that bullion prices will rise…

Oxford Study Sparks New Round of "Peak Oil" Debate

Mar 24, 2010 at 16:38

The debate about “peak oil” flared up again following a new report from Oxford University claiming that conventional oil reserves are inflated by a third and that added reserves from…

Oil for Blood in Afghanistan?

Mar 24, 2010 at 14:40

The United States Marines are expected to do the hard work when it comes to War.  They are given the toughest jobs and the most dangerous tasks to perform and…

Vault Wars and the $50 Trillion Picture

Mar 23, 2010 at 18:14

The picture below is worth a thousand words. And $50 trillion. This was just released by the Bank of Japan as part of…

Indian Solar Investment Signals Greater World Bank Support for Renewable Energy

Mar 23, 2010 at 17:00

The first commercial utility solar project in India received a $10 million investment from a World Bank affiliate as the international lending agency steps up its support of renewable energy…

Acting Nigerian President Moves Quickly Decisively to Get Country Back on Track

Mar 23, 2010 at 14:49

Acting Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has moved decisively and rapidly to unify the Government under him, dismissing — on March 17, 2010 — the entire Cabinet which had been appointed…

Politics and Peak Energy - Have we Reached the Tipping Point?

Mar 22, 2010 at 23:36

Economic success, growth, and an affluent (happy) consumer lifestyle directly depend on an abundance of inexpensive energy. Conversely, the quantity and type of energy consumed can have a very adverse…

As Natural Gas Prices Languish the Gulf of Mexico Executes a Successful Oil and Gas Lease Sale

Mar 22, 2010 at 19:30

The Central Gulf of Mexico Oil and Gas Lease Sale 213 attracted 642 bids from 77 companies on 468 lease tracts. Most impressive was what these companies paid. High bids…

Is the U.S. Dollar the Contrarian Trade of the Decade

Mar 22, 2010 at 18:49

The majority of economic observers seem convinced that the dollar is doomed, and not in some distant future. The basic reason for this unanimity is the reasonableness of the basic…

The U.S. No Longer Controls the Price of Oil in a Peak Oil World

Mar 20, 2010 at 16:01

Back in the days when US oil demand controlled the price of oil, a massive recession in the United States would have sent oil to 12.00 dollars a barrel. That…

Is the Niger Delta Sliding Back Into Anarchy

Mar 20, 2010 at 15:58

There had been disturbing news and reports emanating from the Niger Delta oil basin of Nigeria in recent times. On Monday March 15, 2010, a car bomb explosion was reported…

Crude oil futures slip as funds increase bet on higher prices

Mar 19, 2010 at 22:31

Oil Market Summary for 03/15/2010 to 03/19/2010. Crude oil futures kept falling back from highs even though speculative funds increased their bets that prices are headed higher. The benchmark West…

Oil Sands Potential for Energy Security

Mar 19, 2010 at 19:14

The increasing use in the United States of gasoline, jet fuel and other petroleum products made from Canada’s oil sands has aroused opposition from Canadian and U. S. environmentalists equal…

The Trouble With Bonds

Mar 19, 2010 at 14:28

The U.S. deficit and the Treasury bonds which must be sold to fund it are beyond comprehension. The trouble with bonds (the U.S. Treasury variety, among others) is simple: there's…

States Seek Federal Edict on Renewable Energy Standard

Mar 18, 2010 at 23:53

More than half of the state governors urged the federal government to adopt a nationwide renewable energy standard to replace the patchwork of state legislation and foster growth of wind…

Solid Gold Brains

Mar 18, 2010 at 18:56

One of the most valuable things a mining company can have is expertise. Exploring for, delineating, and mining ore bodies is an extremely tough business. The success rates for going…

Fate of Foreign Oil Investors In Limbo Amid Ghana-Cote d'Ivoire Border Dispute

Mar 18, 2010 at 16:07

A maritime boundary dispute between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire that erupted this month casts doubt on future international oil claims near the contested area and raises questions about the reaction…

Happy 50th Anniversary Year OPEC

Mar 18, 2010 at 16:04

On September 14, 1960 OPEC began operations as an ad-hoc talk-shop of sorts, and five years later became a permanent part of Vienna’s international bureaucracy.  I have decided to send…

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