Oil (General)

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  1. Many see the US as mostly apathetic to the plight of the renewable energy industry. 


  2. Big oil and big corn continue their clash about on proposed biofuels policy reforms. Valero Energy Corp a major oil refiner, funded a study...
      


  3. Chevron is the supermajor with the biggest acreage in the Permian and it's making good use of this acreage, it seems, partly by sheer...
      


  4. Russia dispelled the myth today that it may join OPEC. Nope. Nada. Not gonna happen. Did anybody really think Russia would tie itself down...


  5. Exxon is saying it is targeting double its cash flow from operations by 2025. Meanwhile Shell is planning for its gas production to be...


  6. The price of Brent crude oil will average $75 per barrel next year, according to the latest forecast from oil and gas analysts at...
      


  7. HOUSTON, March 6 (Reuters) - The global oil and gas industry needs to invest more than $20 trillion over the next 25 years to...
      


  8. The IEA has forecast that growth in non-OPEC supply--the US. Canada, Brazil and Norway--will be enough to cover the growth in global oil demand. If...
      


  9. Indonesia scrapping 186 regulations in order to woo foreign investors to its energy industry. How successful will this be? And assuming they will be...


  10.   The continuous rising oil price is making it difficult to actually plan


  11. Amin Nasser, Saudi Aramco Chief Executive Officer, says the global oil and gas industry needs to invest more than $20 trillion over the next...
      


  12. According by EIA U.S. will overtake Russia as the world’s biggest oil producer by 2019 at the late. U.S. oil is also increasingly being...
      


  13. George Clooney’s NGO Accuses South Sudan of Using Oil Wealth for War Crimes. Does anybody know anything about his NGO? Does anybody care about...


  14. It's not just militia factions vying for power who are meddling with Libyan oil production. The latest shutdown was Sunday at the giant El...
      


  15. US navy increased its Mediterranean fleet, in anticipation of Exxon sending its survey vessels there in a couple weeks. Makes sense, since Turkish Navy...


  16. WIll be used for fuel for warships, as China has recently upped its military presence in the east china sea.  https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/927449/japan-first-oil-tanker-combat-chinese-influence-south-china-sea


  17. The trial against Shell and Eni, along with several executives from the two supermajors has started. They are accused of bribery in a Nigeria...
      


  18. Could Canada's dire oil position get any more dire? Yes, indeedy. Thirty-one Canadian oil refinery workers just won $60 million in the lottery and...


  19. China has a big plans with Brunei. Brunei’s oil and gas reserves are expected to run out within two decades. When completed, the first...
      


  20. Professor slams last year's study that concluded Exxon knew about effects of oil industry on environment and did nothing. Reasons cited include bias, lack...


  21. French energy company Total substantially raised its presence in Libya with the purchase of a 16.33 percent stake in Libya’s Waha concessions from U.S....
      


  22. Oil exploration project between Exxon Mobil and a Russian government-owned oil company Rosneft will be abandoned by Exxon after United States government sanctions prevented the venture...
      


  23. First Nations in Alberta are vying for higher stakes in the local oil and gas industry by buying interests in oil wells and--the horror--in...
      


  24. Chevron says its business won't suffer from climate change measures at least until 2040. The company cites the IEA's three scenarios on the possible...
      


  25. Now a whole aisle in a grocery store in Amsterdam is plastic-free. Trend or fad? https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/28/war-on-waste-plastic-free-shopping-aisle-opens-in-amsterdam-supermarket.html


  26. American gasoline consumption fell for the first time in five years in 2017 (by .0006%). Bloomberg "blaming" it on illegal immigrants who stopped driving...


  27. Iraq and Iran have agreed to swap up to 60,000 barrels per day of crude produced from Kirkuk for Iranian oil to be delivered...
      


  28. WOWZERS. OPEC hits 149% compliance on the back of Libya and Venezuela, and the most from the UAE. WTI and Brent still down massively...


  29. Chevron is the biggest taxpayer and employer in Richmond, California. The city is suing it (again) on allegations that it is destroying its future...
      


  30. Meet South Sudan's latest problem (as if they needed a new one). "South Sudanese lawmakers have accused the consortium running the country’s last working...