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Alex Kimani is a veteran finance writer, investor, engineer and researcher for Safehaven.com. 

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    In a sharp reversal of fortunes, oil markets have gone into another tailspin with prices dipping by the biggest margin since the historic April crash.…

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    Since its debut 12 years ago, bitcoin has frequently been lambasted for its energy-intensive mining process. About 2.5 years ago, Nature Climate Change, a monthly…

  • Saudi Arabia Skips LNG, Bets Big On Hydrogen

    Published 23 March 2021 | viewed 22,119 times

    Last year, Saudi Arabia’s national oil company Saudi Aramco sent shockwaves through the natural gas markets after it announced that it was kicking off the…

  • U.S. And Canada At Odds In Oil Sands Schism

    Published 22 March 2021 | viewed 8,096 times

    As one of his first acts in office, President Biden revoked TC Energy Corp.’s (NYSE:TRP) license on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project. The project…

  • The 3 Nations Vying For Global LNG Dominance

    Published 21 March 2021 | viewed 49,552 times

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  • Oil Traders Made A Killing Last Year

    Published 18 March 2021 | viewed 11,900 times

    Retail investors with long positions in crude oil markets had to endure one of the most volatile years on record in 2020 thanks to the…

  • Three Commodities Set To Boom As The Global Economy Recovers

    Published 17 March 2021 | viewed 85,980 times

    Despite the ongoing vaccine rollout snafu, including supply chain constraints, delayed approvals and—more worryingly—dozens of countries banning the cheapest and most widely available Covid-19 vaccine,…

  • How Biden’s Tax Hike Affects Oil

    Published 16 March 2021 | viewed 40,895 times

    President’s Biden’s administration is reportedly planning the first major tax increase in nearly three decades in the next economic stimulus package. The president is reportedly…

  • How China Became The Saudi Arabia Of Renewables

    Published 15 March 2021 | viewed 22,469 times

    Ultimately, energy independence in today's world is an illusion in the era of globalization because the hyper-connectedness of the market makes it impossible. Still, it's…

  • Tech Majors Double Down On Clean Energy Purchases

    Published 11 March 2021 | viewed 2,846 times

    In recent years, Big Tech and Big Oil have emerged as some of the biggest buyers of renewable energy, with dozens now covering a substantial…

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    Published 09 March 2021 | viewed 3,843 times

    The biggest energy transition in history is well and truly underway, and nowhere is the shift more readily apparent than in the transport industry. Wall…

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    Published 08 March 2021 | viewed 7,446 times

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  • WoodMac's Dramatic Plan For A 600% Carbon Tax

    Published 07 March 2021 | viewed 5,114 times

    Last week, several Big Oil companies executives met at CERAWeek by IHS Markit energy conference to discuss, among other things, Strategies for the Energy Transition,…

  • Are America’s Largest Oil Companies Really Going Green?

    Published 04 March 2021 | viewed 8,620 times

    The oil markets are once again in an upbeat mood, with crude prices shooting up 5% on Wednesday after reports emerged that OPEC+ producers rolled…

  • 5 Blockchain Startups Disrupting The Energy Sector

    Published 04 March 2021 | viewed 24,625 times

    Despite its enormous potential to transform the global energy sector, blockchain technology has largely remained confined to the financial sector, with the energy industry consistently…

  • Wall Streets Sees 2,000% Growth For Booming EV Market

    Published 03 March 2021 | viewed 5,462 times

    To say that 2020 was an unusual year in markets would be a vast understatement. The last year not only went on record for the…

  • 3 Ways To Play The Next Commodity Supercycle

    Published 01 March 2021 | viewed 11,018 times

    After a lackluster decade for commodities, a cross-section of Wall Street luminaries from Pimco to Point 72 is now predicting a broad commodity rally thanks…

  • Deep Oil Cuts Put Africa At Serious Risk

    Published 01 March 2021 | viewed 9,737 times

    About two decades ago, The Economist [infamously] dubbed Africa as the “Hopeless Continent”, claiming that the new millennium had brought more disaster than hope to…

  • Which Banks Are The Biggest Backers Of Oil And Gas?

    Published 25 February 2021 | viewed 8,008 times

    About a month ago, BlackRock Inc.(NYSE:BLK), the world's largest asset manager with $9 trillion in assets under management (AUM), sent shockwaves through the fossil fuel sector…

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