Oil (General)

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  1. Britain increases financial health check for frackers in Britain. Frackers already have it tough here. Will regs kill fracking completely? http://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/britain-to-tighten-financial-checks-on-fracking-firms/  


  2. Mexico's drug cartels, it would seem, are now moving in on oil after the crackdown on drug lords. Gotta diversify ... Great story on...
      


  3. "A deal in Hong Kong with the possibility of accessing, either now or later, the Chinese investing public works wonders for Saudi Arabia, for China, for...
      


  4. All this talk about the US becoming the biggest producer in the world has opened up a debate about the quality of that crude,...
      


  5. Russian pension funds are considering investments in Aramco, and so are Chinese companies. Won't that be the best shareholder lineup EVER?
      


  6. native americans behind Eagle Spirit Pipeline from Alberta to BC coast launched a gofundme campaign to pay to challenge Trudeau's oil tanker moratorium ac.


  7. Aramco looking at expanding in the US given the recent tax cuts and oil industry support from the Trump Administration.  


  8. Delta, United, American, along with Dubai's Emirates aren't going to hedge fuel deliveries this year--in a clear signal that these airline giants are not...


  9. Libya is planning to restart its Wintershall oilfield. That would put some 57,000 bpd of new supply into the market. 
      


  10. Venezuela is saying it will be no problem to raise its production by 1 million bpd. They say this as their production continues its...


  11. Media rumor now is that Kazakhstan's state-run oil company, KMG, is gunning for an IPO after delisting its upstream unit in London ... 
      


  12. The biggest refiner on the East Coast, with liabilities of about $10 billion, just filed for bankrupting, citing costly Bush-era EPA regulations and dwindling...
      


  13. Not even a week after Delta Avengers made additional threats, some oil workers in Nigeria were kidnapped at gunpoint. It's tragic, but at the...


  14. Oil demand to peak by 2030 due to EV adoption, says BofA. These forecasts are getting increasingly confusing. Just the other day a Mazda...
      


  15. “There is a readiness to continue cooperation beyond 2018...The mechanism hasn’t been determined yet, but there is a consensus to continue,” Saudi Arabia’s Energy...


  16. Red Mountain Energy was operator. No fatalities confirmed yet.


  17. EIA is still going to publish weekly report this week despite gov shutdown. Nice to know oil markets will have another catalyst other than...


  18. US drillers lost rigs this week--the second loss in three weeks. Production was still up last week. Permian basin still hot hot hot, adding...


  19. Damn, it looks like that Iranian oil tanker could be about to explode.... https://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/Iranian-Oil-Tanker-Engulfed-In-Flames-Following-Collision.html
      


  20. TransCanada Corp. has enough customer interest to go forward with the Keystone XL oil pipeline, if the company decides to build it. The Calgary-based company...
      


  21. The surprise move by the Trump Administration  to reverse plans for new offshore oil and gas drilling off the coast of Florida quickly spurred...
      


  22. Transneft pipeline caught fire today in Russia after a leak caused by pressure loss. 7500 sq meters of fire at last report.


  23. suspected shooter in a DAPL protest (for firing at officers) was let out of her halfway house prior to trial to attend adult learning...


  24. Venezuela said over the weekend that it managed to lift oil production for December. How likely is this? How much discrepancy is there going to be...
      


  25. OPEC's MOMR, released today, has non-OPEC supplies increasing by 1.15 million bpd in 2018 (last MoMR had this estimated at 900,000 bpd). That's nearly...


  26. China’s Commerce Ministry announced how they will limit exports of crude oil, refined oil products, steel and other metals to North Korea. The experience...
      


  27. so.. after 17 long years, the legislature passed a bill that would reform Nigeria's petroleum sector. Senate approved late last year, now legislature. All...


  28. New paper warns against salt water injection back into the ground with serious quakes in Oklahoma continuing. This topic seems to have lost its...
      


  29. Trying to wrap my head around this. TankerTrackers is reporting a possible oil spill in Iraq.  "2ND UPDATE! We now have TWO anonymous industry sources...


  30. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-17/activist-valueact-takes-aes-stake-in-push-for-cleaner-energy   haha...and I bet he buys Playboy for the articles.