April 27, 2017

Op-Ed: Big Trouble in North Korea, Venezuela Threaten Oil Prices

Instability unnerves commodity markets, and as tension between the United States and North Korea heightens and the death toll in Venezuela rises, oil prices struggle to […]
April 26, 2017

Range Recalls ‘Incredibly Creative Solution’ for Marcellus/Utica ‘Problem’

On March 9, 1776, the Scottish economist Adam Smith published his influential book The Wealth of Nations, which has left an indelible mark on international trade ever […]
April 25, 2017

Undiscovered Oil, Gas Resources in Barents Sea Double

The undiscovered oil and gas resources in the Barents Sea are twice as large as previously assumed, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s new calculations. The […]
April 25, 2017

Unsung Gulf of Mexico Tracks New Crude Oil Production Record

Far from the $40,000 per acre land rush for shale in the Permian Basin, operators in the Gulf of Mexico are toiling offshore to outpace their […]
April 20, 2017

Rookie Mistakes to Avoid on Your First OTC Trip

If you take a glance at OTC’s official website, it’ll give you a wealth of information about the conference’s history, location and benefits. What it won’t […]
April 20, 2017


Reassured by Donald Trump’s presidential agenda and the relative stability of oil prices once OPEC and non-OPEC countries settled on oil quotas, investors opened 2017 with […]
April 18, 2017

Analysts Remain Bullish With $70 Oil By Year-End

Bullish global oil demand is expected to draw 1 million barrels per day off inventories in 2017, positioning the supply/demand dynamic to boost WTI price of […]
April 18, 2017

Brazil To Get Data For Revision Of Large Petrobras Contract In May

RIO DE JANEIRO, April 10 (Reuters) – Brazil’s oil industry regulator ANP will submit next month the calculations to base the revision of a large contract […]
April 13, 2017

For North Korea, Cutting Off Oil Supplies Would Be Devastating

BEIJING/SEOUL, April 13 (Reuters) – Isolated North Korea doesn’t consume much oil, but curbing or cutting off its supplies in retaliation for further nuclear or long-range […]
April 13, 2017

UK Post-Brexit Economy Needs Energy Market That’s a Mess

(Bloomberg) — Relying on natural gas to fuel Europe’s second-largest economy was never going to be easy for the U.K., even before Brexit. Britain’s once vast […]