Posted on July 17, 2014
The Permian is back and bigger than ever.
Posted on July 1, 2014
Thinking twice about moving south of the border.
Posted on June 13, 2014
The Middle East has dominated the world of oil for half a century and as the list below shows, it remains king.
Posted on June 13, 2014
While the 2014 World Cup is going to be bigger than ever — it's shaping up to be the most watched, most lucrative and expensive tournament in soccer history — it's also going to be one of the biggest energy-consuming, greenhouse gas-spewing World Cups in history.
Posted on June 12, 2014
City-dwelling Chinese may still be choking on smog, but amid all the haze, China may turning a corner in its fight on pollution.
Posted on June 8, 2014
Natural gas, which is essentially methane (CH4), may burn cleaner than coal, but what happens when it isn't burned?
Posted on June 3, 2014
As the Canadian government pushes a new law rendering pipeline companies liable for all damages from leaks and spills, the only friend to both sides in this polarized world of dirty oil sands is leak prevention technology.
Posted on May 29, 2014
On June 3, Russia plans to reduce the gas supply to Ukraine — and hence, to Europe — if Kiev has failed to pay in advance for next month's gas deliveries, the price for which has been doubled as a result of the political crisis.
Posted on May 27, 2014
Grins were on the faces of China National Petroleum executives this week as they celebrated a blockbuster 30-year deal for Russian gas. For some, however, those grins could soon turn to grimaces.
Posted on May 6, 2014
Significantly, the new U.S. list does not include Alexei Miller, CEO of the Russian natural gas state monopoly, Gazprom.
Posted on April 15, 2014
As protests in Ukraine's eastern region turned violent on Sunday leading to the death of a Ukrainian security officer in a shootout with pro-Russian militia, Kiev threatens military action while Moscow flexes its geo-economic warfare muscles.
Posted on April 2, 2014
There is only one certainty in Ukraine: The energy sector must and will be transformed, and how long this takes will depend on who ends up in the driver's seat and how serious they are about becoming a part of Europe and reducing dependence on Russia.
Posted on April 1, 2014
For oil and gas drillers, the prospect of regulations on emissions from flaring and fugitive methane has been watched closely by both the industry and environmental groups for several years now.
Posted on March 30, 2014
The billionaire philanthropist George Soros is lobbying for the release of more reserves on the market to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Posted on March 27, 2014
Having ridden roughshod over Ukraine, Russia's annexation of the Crimea is now over and a new chapter in Ukrainian politics is about to begin—but it won't be much different than the last chapter, with the same old faces surfacing for May presidential elections.
Posted on March 26, 2014
West Africa's emerging hotspot of Ghana is one of the best indicators of how the oil and gas playing field is undergoing a major transformation.
Posted on March 24, 2014
The more or less severing of relations between Russia and Europe will accelerate a Russian pivot towards China.
Posted on March 23, 2014
With Crimea, Ukraine loses some prospective offshore oil and gas territory in the Black Sea, but it doesn't lose any shale. All the shale is in Ukraine's east and west.
Posted on March 22, 2014
What the lof Crimea means for Ukrainian energy?
Posted on March 21, 2014
Oil company executives are investing in these 5 game-changing energy trends and informed investors can position themselves in front of this avalanche of money.
Posted on March 20, 2014
New technologies have revolutionized the oil industry but they also seem to have created a bizarre vulnerability.
Posted on March 17, 2014
Crimea may nationalize oil and gas assets within its borders belonging to Ukraine, and sell them off to Russia.
Posted on March 10, 2014
How much faith can we put in our ability to decipher all the numbers out there telling us the US is closing in on its cornering of the global oil market?
Posted on March 9, 2014
There are two countries that could use this situation to the benefit if they play their cards wisely: Belarus and Canada.
Posted on February 28, 2014
The future of oil exploration lies in new technology–from massive data-processing supercomputers to 4D seismic to early-phase airborne spy technology that can pinpoint prospective reservoirs.
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