The biggest banks remain bullish on oil prices, but analyst projections about global supply and demand are increasingly diverging.
Globally, exploratory drilling fell by almost 20 percent in 2015 and fell even further in 2016. Russia's exploration activities, suffered a double blow during this period.
If oil demand were to reach an actual peak, then the top might be easier to predict. As it stands, the forecast models of demand are likely predicting peak demand far later than it will be.
The two U.S. utilities with the most at risk are Southern Company and SCANA Corp.
After rising aggressively, some would argue that lithium prices have already peaked.
Analysts and experts are now mostly predicting that oil prices will remain below US$60 this year.
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
U.S. oil inventories are at record levels, but there are a few glimmers of hope that the glut could be starting to subside.
Canada’s oil sands could struggle to rebound, with potentially billions of barrels of oil being kept underground permanently.
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.
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.
NRG Energy and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corp. have successfully developed a power plant that runs entirely on clean coal.
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.
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.
The Chinese National Bureau of statistics mentioned a growth of “157 percent in the first 11 months of 2016”.
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.
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.
The collapse of oil prices has forced the U.S. shale industry to slash production costs.
The fundamental question remains: can carbon taxes return growth and prosperity to oil sands?
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.
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.
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.
Saudi Arabia is preparing to unveil how much oil it holds, a closely guarded state secret that has been kept quiet for decades.
OPEC has released a new market whammy, offering up the cartel’s production figures, which largely jive with figures reported by the IEA.
Coal has been stuck in a decline that even a pro-coal president, with assistance from Congress, may not be able to reverse.