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Is the lithium bubble about to burst?

After rising aggressively, some would argue that lithium prices have already peaked.

Is a second OPEC cut on the cards?

Analysts and experts are now mostly predicting that oil prices will remain below US$60 this year.

Oil majors' costs have risen 66% since 2011

The oil majors reported poor earnings for the fourth quarter of last year, but many oil executives struck an optimistic tone about the road ahead

Next oil rally? Futures say market Is tightening

U.S. oil inventories are at record levels, but there are a few glimmers of hope that the glut could be starting to subside.

Have the majors given up on Canada’s oil sands?

Canada’s oil sands could struggle to rebound, with potentially billions of barrels of oil being kept underground permanently.

This oil nation aims to colonize Mars

The UAE may not be the first country that comes to mind when one thinks of space exploration, but it has big plans to colonize mars, and it’s got the oil money to do it.

The oil war is only just getting started

It's been a month now that investors and analysts have been closely watching two main drivers for oil prices: how OPEC is doing with the supply-cut deal, and how U.S. shale is responding to fifty-plus-dollar oil with rebounding drilling activity.

Ingenious clean coal plant could give new life to coal

NRG Energy and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corp. have successfully developed a power plant that runs entirely on clean coal.

The top 5 places to work in U.S. oil and gas

Anadarko Petroleum and Chevron have emerged as the top two employers in U.S. oil and gas, according to a survey conducted by the job site Indeed.

Oil prices running out of reasons to rally

For the better part of two months, optimism surrounding the OPEC deal has buoyed oil prices, but bullish sentiment from speculators are showing early signs of abating, raising the possibility that the oil rally is running out of steam.

Chinese coal industry sees earnings explode in 2016

The Chinese National Bureau of statistics mentioned a growth of “157 percent in the first 11 months of 2016”.

The craziest oil price predictions for 2017

Predicting where oil prices would go next month or next year has always been a game of hit and miss, all the more so in the past two years since the oil price crash began.

U.S. shale is now cash flow neutral

The IEA says that in the third quarter of 2016, the U.S. shale industry became cash flow neutral for the first time ever. That isn’t a typo.

Not so prolific: US shale faces a reality check

The collapse of oil prices has forced the U.S. shale industry to slash production costs.

Can carbon taxes kill pipeline opposition?

The fundamental question remains: can carbon taxes return growth and prosperity to oil sands?

Trump could fuel a nuclear energy boom in 2017

For the vast untapped potential of the nuclear energy industry and the uranium that feeds it, this could contribute to a market-disrupting revival that no longer bows to fear and the politics of economy.

Oil comes back to life in Canada

Two years after the collapse in oil prices forced the oil and gas industry to scale back drilling, the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors (CAODC) is forecasting a year-over-year increase in the number of wells drilled in Canada.

Why Mexico's oil reform is a huge opportunity for investors

When a massive country de-nationalizes its entire energy sector and opens its oil and gas doors for the first time ever to foreign companies, the opportunities are staggering.

Are the Saudis about to reveal the best kept secret in oil?

Saudi Arabia is preparing to unveil how much oil it holds, a closely guarded state secret that has been kept quiet for decades.

OPEC's bearish report provides little hope for oil markets

OPEC has released a new market whammy, offering up the cartel’s production figures, which largely jive with figures reported by the IEA.

Can Trump really revive the U.S. coal industry?

Coal has been stuck in a decline that even a pro-coal president, with assistance from Congress, may not be able to reverse.

Electric cars to reshape copper and oil demand

EVs could demand enough copper, other metals to dwarf oil market fallout: BHP

Can oil markets survive an OPEC implosion?

A technical meeting that was supposed to iron out some wrinkles for a deal to cut oil production ended in acrimony over the weekend, and OPEC's effort at coordination could be at yet another impasse.

Tesla, Apple and Uber push lithium prices even higher

After more than tripling in price this year, Lithium is no longer that dull commodity we take for granted in our consumer electronics: It's the commodity powering the next, undeniable energy revolution.

Is clean coal an option for India?

The accumulated benefits of implementing CCS at a large scale, given careful planning and prudent execution, could outweigh the one-time cost.