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U.S. Average Gasoline Prices This Thanksgiving are Higher than the Previous Two Years

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update Heading into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, U.S. retail regular-grade gasoline averaged $2.57 per gallon (gal), up 41 cents/gal from the same time last year. Although gasoline prices are higher than in both ...

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Posted 5 minutes agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +1

UK Trade Body Welcomes Budget Green Light to Tax Change That Will Unlock Investment

The Chancellor today announced a tax measure that will unlock further investment in the UK North Sea by enabling more assets to change hands and allow new owners to provide fresh investment in many mature oil and gas fields. Oil & Gas UK has been working constructively with HM Treasury for a numbe ...

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Posted 10 minutes agoOpinion > United KingdomBudgetTax +3

Asia Supply Shortfall Lifts Diesel Spreads in 2018

Global demand growth will outpace supply growth in 2018, according to ESAI Energy's recently published  Global Diesel Outlook . This will allow diesel spreads to continue recovering from 2016 lows. The biggest support for spreads will come in Asia-Pacific. Refineries in three of the main exporters ...

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Posted 24 minutes agoOpinion > ESAI EnergyAsiaDiesel +1

Natural Gas Inventories End October Just Below the Previous Five-Year Average

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report Working natural gas in storage in the Lower 48 states as of October 31, 2017, totaled 3,784 billion cubic feet (Bcf), as interpolated from EIA's Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report data. Natural gas storage ...

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Posted 12 hours agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +1

Keystone XL Resurrection Has Challenges

The final approval for 830,000 b/d Keystone XL was obtained today as the Nebraska Public Service Commission voted in favor of the pipeline. However, due to environmental concerns, the preferred route proposed by TransCanada was rejected, leaving the company to reevaluate its options. If ship ...

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Posted 12 hours agoOpinion > ESAI EnergyKeystone XL PipelineUnited States +5

Oil Charts Showing Extreme Paradoxes

Technical analyst Clive Maund discusses the conflicting signals from oil's price chart and from the COT and Hedgers' charts. It's a good time to take an updated look at oil, because the paradoxes we observed regarding gold and silver, which we looked at in yesterday's new Gold and Silver Ma ...

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Posted 12 hours agoOpinion > oil priceLight CrudeCOT

NrgTalk with Ko Chuan Zhen, Co-founder & Executive Director of +SOLAR

Ko Chuan Zhen is the co-founder and executive director of Plus Solar Systems Sdn Bhd (+SOLAR), a solar company which believes in powering sustainable growth by offering world-class renewable energy solutions. Ko Chuan Zhen, +SOLAR Co-Founder & Executive Director 1.    Tell us about your typic ...

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Posted 21 hours agoOpinion > nrgedgeinterviewnrgtalk +3

NrgEdge Your Weekly Update: 13 - 17 Nov

Market Watch Headline crude prices for the week beginning 20 November 2018 – Brent: US$62/b; WTI: US$56/b -          Mixed signals out of OPEC. Saudi Arabia says ‘too early to make assessment' on extending oil output cuts, while Iran says majority of OPEC members support extending supply free ...

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Posted 21 hours agoOpinion > nrgedgeOilandGasEnergy +1

The LNG Bandwagon Keeps Growing

When Shell purchased BG for US$53 billion in 2016 to become the world 's largest LNG company, it capped off a change in the way the LNG world worked. LNG used to be more of a producer-buyer relationship, with firms like Petronas, Pertamina and Qatargas cutting deals directly with buyers in Japan and ...

Easwaran Kanason


Posted 1 day agoOpinion > LNGgasTotal +2

Oil price, BP/Cairn/Far, Amerisur, Sound, SDX, Serica And finally…

  Oil price A quiet day in the oil bourses in which the problems being encountered by Mrs Merkel meant that the market ended in a listless and slightly concerned manner. This morning the market is up by around 30c, again on very little news. As we run up to the Opec meeting there will be the us ...

Malcolm Graham-Wood - Malcy's Blog


Posted 1 day agoOpinion > BPoil priceAmerisur Resources +7

Link Between Growth in Economic Activity and Electricity Use is Changing Around the World

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, World Bank Growth in economic activity (measured as gross domestic product) has tended historically to be coupled with increases in electricity use as populations grow and generate more goods and services. However, more recently this relationship ...

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Posted 2 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3

Oil price, SDX Energy, Zenith Energy, Wood Group, Sundry-Conoco-IR pay?, And finally…

  Oil price With a decent rally on Friday the falls on the week were almost negated, WTI was down 19c and Brent 79c by Friday's close which could have been worse. After all it was the IEA vs Opec reports week, I know who I would hire to write a life saving piece of work and the inventory stats ...

Malcolm Graham-Wood - Malcy's Blog


Posted 2 days agoOpinion > oil priceSDX EnergyZenith Energy +5

Debt Crisis Undercutting Venezuelan Production

Rystad Energy analysis shows that the Venezuelan debt crisis has caused structural changes in the country's oil and gas sector which significantly undercut its capability to produce oil. As production falls, the country's ability to service its debt decreases which in turn increases the risk of def ...

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Posted 5 days agoOpinion > Rystad EnergyVenezuelaDebt Crisis +2

Africa’s Gasoline Imports a Bright Spot for European Exporters

As gasoline's bullish ride fades next year, Africa's gasoline imports will be a bright spot for European exporters, according to ESAI Energy's recently published Africa Watch . In 2018, sub-Saharan Africa is set to import more gasoline from Europe as demand increases. This increase in imports wil ...

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Posted 5 days agoOpinion > ESAI EnergyAfricaGasoline +5

Decommissioning Nuclear Reactors is a Long-Term and Costly Process

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Nuclear Regulatory Commission and IAEA Power Reactor Information System Since 2013, six commercial nuclear reactors in the United States have shut down, and an additional eight reactors have announced plans to retire by 2025. The retirem ...

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Posted 5 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +4
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