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Yes, OPEC gave you low gasoline prices. And they can take them away just as easily.

You might read in the news that OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) has lost its power to maintain prices because of the shale revolution in US oil production. 397 more words

Industrial Energy

World Crude Oil Production and the Oil Price, August 2015

In this post I present some of my observations and thoughts about the developments in the oil price, supply and demand, exchange rates (relative to the US dollar), petroleum stocks and what near term factors are likely to influence the oil price. 1,714 more words

Oil Price

World Naked Bike Ride: Chicago

Then the thunder boomed, the lightening flashed, and the rain began to pour down from the sky. Somehow, my life had led to this moment. This moment where I was naked in the rain with hundreds of strangers. 1,298 more words


Saudi Arabia Ready to Pump It Up

Oil production in Saudi Arabia is standing by, to increase oil well production to levels predicted to sustain current use and exceed demand, due to increased oil consumption globally. 110 more words

Global Situation

51% of UK Directors believe a UK withdrawal from the EU would be a significant challenge for their company

The April Policy Voice survey addressed the topics of the UK’s relationship with the European Union. Below are some of the survey highlights:

  • 61% say an EU referendum will cause uncertainty for their business – but 51% want an in-out vote anyway…
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Norway Offshore Drilling Industry Outlook to 2018 - Petroleum Investments in Norwegian Continental Shelf to Drive the Industry

The report titled ‘Norway Offshore Drilling Industry Outlook to 2018 – Petroleum Investments in Norwegian Continental Shelf to Drive the Industry’ provides a comprehensive analysis of the offshore drilling industry in Norway covering various aspects such as market size, market segmentation, market share, trends and future projections of the offshore drilling industry with key factors impacting the industry. 675 more words

Oil And Gas

The negative effects of U.S. dependence on foreign oil

The United States is the world’s top consumer of foreign oil, and also the top consumer of crude oil and petroleum products. On average, the U.S. 376 more words