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Bank Of America: Oil demand growth to hit zero within a decade

By 2030, oil demand could hit a peak and then enter decline.

Oversold lithium could be about to rally

“sleepwalking into a tsunami of oversupply”

Oil majors near inflection point as spending rises

Industry leaders now appear to be positive that growth can be achieved after several difficult years.

Saudi Arabia: We'll pump the world's very last barrel of oil

The Saudis have the two key ingredients to continue pumping oil till kingdom come—huge reserves and low production costs.

Huge backlog could trigger new wave of shale oil

How this shakes out is anybody's guess, but at a minimum, the explosion in DUCs over the past two years complicates oil production forecasts for this year.

The Saudi dilemma: To cut or not to cut

To cut and push up prices or not to cut and preserve market share.

Can we expect a major rebound in oil prices?

After declining by more than 20 percent from the October peak, oil prices are showing some signs that they have now bottomed out.

US Shale has a glaring problem 

To outward appearances, the U.S. oil and gas industry is in the midst of a decade-long boom, however, "America's fracking boom has been a world-class bust." 

Oil price rally boosts electric car sales

Rising oil prices leading to fuel prices at four-year highs, which could turn consumers towards EVs.

The single biggest breakthrough in oil tech this year

Utah holds the largest reserves of oil sands in the United States, but up until now, no company had the technology to exploit these vast resources.

A Saudi Iran oil war could break up OPEC

Could OPEC be on the way out? Maybe.

Saudi Arabia and Iran reignite the oil price war

The rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran is becoming increasingly evident in the oil pricing policies of the two large Middle Eastern producers.

Coke, meth and booze: The flip side of the Permian oil boom

The Permian shale play in West Texas is once again booming with drilling and is full of oil field workers, some of which are abusing drugs and alcohol.

Strong dollar could cap oil prices

The strength of the U.S. dollar poses an obstacle to further gains in oil prices.

The Saudis won't prevent the next oil shock

Unless demand falls back, or some of these outages dissipate, oil prices could be heading much higher.

Emerging market meltdown could undermine oil rally

Higher production doesn't necessarily mean higher oil prices are entirely out of the question.

IEA: high oil prices "taking a toll" on demand

Geopolitics has taken over the oil market, driving oil prices up to three-year highs.

An oil price rally is likely

Geopolitical pressure is only able to influence oil prices to such a degree because the market is fundamentally getting tighter.

Building the world's largest solar project

Saudi Arabia wants to pour $200 billion into solar to build the world's largest solar project. 

Oil market fears: war, default and nuclear weapons

Outside of the US, there is a deterioration of stability in many oil-producing regions, aggravating risks for both oil companies and the oil market.

5 record breaking gemstones even billionaires can't buy

The global economy is booming and demand for precious jewels, particularly colored gemstones, has never been higher.

Oil prices ravaged by financial turmoil

Oil prices fell back suddenly over the last few trading sessions, dragged down by some forces beyond the oil market. 

Can the shale boom avoid these bottlenecks?

Shale companies continue to drill at frenzied pace, breaking U.S. oil production levels. Yet production is becoming increasingly geographically concentrated.

Why is the shale industry still not profitable?

Echoing criticism of too much hype surrounding U.S. shale from Saudi oil minister last week, new report finds shale drilling still largely not profitable.

What could push oil to $100?

The consultancy expects crude demand this year to grow by 1.7 million bpd, and says Brent could touch above $100 a barrel in 2019.