Margin Notes

Texas Oil Regulator Shifts Stance on Gas Flaring

I know its a hard situation for many drillers but accepting flaring…

Oil Sector Going from Gloomy to Gloomier

Oh yes, I love this. The trade war between the US and China is…

Is a Mature Mexican Gas Market Within Reach?

Selling gas and LNG should be a slam dunk to producers in the…

US Gas Economics Set to Fall Below $3

The US is soon going to be the first 1tcm/a market and it's still…

Despite Shale Success US Oil Imports Remain High

If only US LNG producers stopped worrying so much about what…

Russia's Dirty Oil Crisis Leaves Pipe Giant Scarred

Russian oil and gas runs for a large part on legacy systems that…

Permian Poised for Next Pipeline Wave

All this pipeline growth and energy amassing at the USGC will…

Shale Patch Struggles 5 Years After Crude Collapse

The turmoil the shale sector in the US goes through is a constant…

Decarbonizing US Power Grid Would Cost Up To $4.5T

This assumes that the unbelievable cost figures advanced by renewable…

Saudi-Russian Oil Fling Becomes Marriage

Historically, it has never been a good idea for the dinosaurs…

Canada Risks Becoming Banana Republic Over Energy

Well, if projections are just about right, the US will soon be…

Russia's Budget Can Work With $40 Oil

The author of this article would do well to dig into the concept…

US Lowers Oil Price Forecast for 2019

What does "lowering a forecast" mean? Essentially it means "what…

Oil Demand Signals Flashing Red

It was to be expected that the trade war between the US and China…

Pipeline Protesters May Face 20-Year Federal Sentence

Your freedom ends where mine starts. If you express your opinion…

Texas Pipeline Protesters Could Face 10 Years in Prison

Since when is the destruction of someone else's property "free…

Trudeau's Rival Pledges Energy Independence by 2030

There is a growing sense that the current Climate and energy…

$200B in the LNG Project Pipeline

I hear that, and I like lots of new LNG projects potentially…

Trump May Waive US Ship Mandate for Natural Gas

The last LNG vessels built in the US would be 50 years old if…

EOR Push May Make the Permian Even Bigger

By far the most important resource coming out of the Permian…

North Sea Ports Compete to Build LNG Import Terminals

Its time we got this rolling. Germany is one of the foremost…

California's Oil Industry Collapses Despite Shale Boom

Come on - isn't California the state that tells everybody how…

Several New LNG Projects Must be Initiated in 2019

OK, let me give you folks a kicker. The world is crazy about…

Shanghai Wants American Gas, But Not American Prices

In the end, someone will have to swallow the risk. If US seller…

Can the Mexican Government's Bailout Solve the Pemex Crisis?

The best solution would be to put the company through a bankruptcy…

Aramco Pumping Oil at Fraction of Rivals' Costs

Maybe, anyone looking at Saudi Aramco should take its statements…