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North American gas outlook to 2030

Debottlenecking and capacity additions that are currently or soon to be in progress will lead Appalachia to take a much larger role in supply, though associated gas from the Permian Basin will remain a substantial—and low-cost—supply source for much of the US Gulf Coast. However, ongoing associat ...

Hui Shan


Posted 13 days agoLink > Demandsupplygas price +8

This Week in Petroleum

Despite crude oil production cuts, Saudi Arabian crude oil exports to some Asian countries have increasedThe U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) estimates that during May 2019, Saudi Arabia's crude oil production approached a four-year low, averaging an estimated 9.9 million barrels per d ...

Hui Shan


Posted 26 days agoLink > ChinaCrude oilexports +7

Analysis: Oil market glut will lead to declining prices through 2020 by Dr. Daniel Fine

With the OPEC-Russia meeting ahead, the price of oil is at a crossroad.  President Trump wants lower prices for gasoline at the pump and the Democratic Party wants a shortage to lift prices higher. This is the 2020 presidential election, to re-elect Trump or a create a Democratic left-center White ...

Will Fine


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > Pioneer Natural ResourcesOccidental PetroleumAnadarko Corporation +97

Analysis: Electric cars and the Permian: Saudi Arabia in Lea County by Dr. Daniel Fine

Some 30,000 children marched in Belgium weeks ago against Climate Change. It is only a matter of two years before a few members of Congress, alone with only cameras today, will march at the head of crowds of 500,000 down Pennsylvania Avenue. It will have its colors; green  — and yellow for the Frenc ...

Will Fine


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > weekly oil newsWorld NewsElectric cars +20

Managing the transition from legacy to modern systems in Oil & Gas

Legacy IT Systems, either software or hardware that were commissioned between the 1980's and early 2000's, are a significant obstacle in any Oil & Gas organisation's drive towards modernisation. Whilst the age of these systems is not necessarily an issue, continued product support is a challenge f ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > OilandGasE&P SoftwareBusiness Process +8

Alternative Facts About OPEC & U.S. Shale From The Wall Street Journal

Posted in The Petroleum Truth Report on December 19, 2018 The Wall Street Journal's recent editorial “ How America Broke OPEC ” shows that even high-quality journalism is susceptible to the contagion of alternative facts. It is a propaganda piece about how the underdog U.S. oil industry miracul ...

Art Berman - The Petroleum Truth Report


Posted 6 months agoOpinion > OPECUnited StatesUSA +3

Reactions to Delaware Basin News Shows Misunderstanding of Petroleum Economics by Dr. Daniel Fine

News of the size of oil reserves in the Delaware Basin (New Mexico's share of the Permian) while OPEC was deciding how many barrels it will cut from the world market to lift prices caused epic confusion – and revelations of how little “authorities” and the media understand petroleum economics. The ...

Will Fine


Posted 6 months agoOpinion > OPECNon-OPECNOPEC +91

For One Week in November, the U.S. Was a Net Exporter of Crude Oil and Petroleum Products

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Weekly Petroleum Status Report During the week ending November 30, 2018, the United States exported more crude oil and petroleum products than it imported for the first time in weekly data going back to 1991. From November 24–30, the United S ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > USAUnited StatesExporter +4

November U.S. Natural Gas Prices Increased Beyond Previous Market Expectations

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Thomson Reuters On November 23, the natural gas spot price at the Henry Hub in Louisiana was $4.70 per million British thermal units (MMBtu), the highest price since a temporary spike in January 2018, and before that, the highest price s ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > United StatesNatural Gas Pricenatural gas +3

Texas Oil & Gas Firm Positioned for Faster Growth with Potential Upside

Raymond James provided a general outlook on this company post-merger and pre-Investor Day. Oil pump In a Nov. 20 research note, analyst Justin Jenkins observed that with the Andeavor acquisition behind it, Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC:NYSE) is "uniquely positioned to continue optimizing ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > TexasUnited StatesOil +4

Natural Gas Prices in the Permian Basin Likely to Remain Low During 2019 Due to Constrained Pipeline Capacity, says GlobalData

Following a drastic drop in the Waha Hub natural gas price earlier this week, Adrian Lara, Senior Oil and Gas Analyst at GlobalData , a leading data and analytics company, offers his view on the impact on the upstream sector: “A direct consequence of the excess of natural gas supply is t ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > GlobalDatanatural gasNatural gas prices +4

ESAI Energy: Trump Statement Not Oil Policy

Many in the oil patch have pointed to President Trump's recent statement on Saudi Arabia as a signal to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (and the world), absolving the prince of guilt for the execution of Jamal Khashoggi and somehow setting up a quid pro quo that requires the Saudis to facil ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > President TrumpTrumpESAI Energy +4

Analysis: Trump and Saudi Collision on Oil, and Bingaman’s Return to Santa Fe

In an earlier column, readers overseas benefited from this writer's forecast that crude oil prices would fall dramatically because most commodity traders got it wrong. Simply, this column's analysis was the buying of oil assumed a shortage would result once the sanctions against Iran would be activ ...

Will Fine


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > Senator BingamanBingamanSanta Fe +71

High Gasoline Inventories Help Drive U.S. Refining Margins to Five-Year Lows

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Bloomberg Note: Reformulated blendstock for oxygenate blending (RBOB) is unfinished gasoline. Flattening year-over-year growth in gasoline demand in the United States, combined with high levels of refinery output, have contributed to l ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > GasolineUnited StatesUSA +2

New Projects Expected to Reverse Gulf of Mexico Natural Gas Production Declines

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Natural Gas Monthly Natural gas production in the U.S. Federal Gulf of Mexico (GOM) has been declining for nearly two decades. However, 10 new natural gas production fields are expected to start producing natural gas in 2018 and another 8 are e ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAGOM +6