1. Yes, I'm biased ... but really, any believers? Canadian media are propping up Canada's Montney and Duvernay shale plays as ready to rival the...
      


  2. https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-opec-oil/opec-january-oil-output-rises-despite-venezuelan-decline-survey-idUKKBN1FK2IC?rpc=401& According to Reuter's survey, production increases in Saudi Arabia and Nigeria more than offset the failing production of Venezuela, resutling in an production increase...


  3. Kuwait is boosting its production capacity from 3.15 to 4.75 million bpd by 2040. Sounds very ambitious in light of green forecasts... Or are...
      


  4. The oil and gas workforce in Texas has shrunk to the lowest in seven years. So the hopes of another boom in hiring won't...
      


  5. if Norway is having trouble kicking its oil habit, what are the chances of the Saudis succeeding? Apparently, one of Europe's greenest countries--if not...
      


  6. Aramco IPO reportedly delayed by indecision regarding the listing venue. If only y'all could all see my surprised face right now..


  7. After a three-year delay caused by political paralysis in January Lebanon re-launched first licensing round for exploration and production rights in five blocks (1,...
      


  8. "Songbirds in Alberta's oil fields are adjusting their tunes to be heard above noisy drilling equipment, according to new research." --Greenwire   fascinating!!


  9. ... is still oil, but it's not all the same. New Statoil study says Bakken crude is slightly heavier and more sour than previously reported at...


  10. Washington Gov Halted proposed oil by rail project, that was in the works by Tesoro Corp. Stock is now in freefall. 


  11. Iraq, the second largest producer in the OPEC has had to limit output in line with OPEC’s commitment to cut output by about 1.2...
      


  12. The blacklist now includes Sergey Topor-Gilka, who runs the engineering company Technopromexport and several subsidiaries of Surgutneftegaz (SNGS.MM). Empty gesture, or meaningful strongarming?


  13. "New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, whose city sued five energy companies this month, including Exxon Mobil, BP and Shell claiming damage to the city from...
      


  14. Oil, gas rigs up 11 this week, +12 for oil, and -1  for gas. Most notably, Permian added 18 rigs this week. Not good news...


  15. Britain is tightening controls on firms hoping to carry out hydraulic fracking in parts of the country by adding a financial health check to the application...
      


  16. China has issued a white paper calling for advancing international cooperation on the Arctic. These guys aren't wasting any time, are they? "The Chinese paper...
      


  17. "Over US$83.1 billion in capital expenditure will be spent over the lifetime of the top 10 onshore oil projects to produce 9.7 billion bbls...
      


  18. BP Alaska boss shaved her head after promising the company she would shave her head if it held production steady at the forty-year-old field....


  19. US adds more entities and persons to the US sanctions list regarding North Korea, ships transferring oil to NK included, most notably from Russia. 


  20. 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/  


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


  22. "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...
      


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


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


  25. 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.


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


  27. 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...


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


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


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