January 17, 2019

Can Mozambique Avoid The ‘Resource Curse’?

On Monday morning, Mozambican soldiers opened fire to disperse protesters calling for natural gas projects to be suspended until more pressing issues, particularly fundamentalist insurgents, are […]
January 3, 2019

Can Mozambique Avoid The Natural Resource Curse?

The field of global liquefied natural gas (LNG) producers will get even more crowded going forward. U.S. oil major Exxon Mobil said Monday that it, along […]
November 21, 2018

Is It Too Late To Avoid An Oil Supply Crisis?

Wood Mackenzie isn’t pulling any punches. “The warning signs are there – the industry isn’t finding enough oil.” And its latest report continues in the same […]
October 26, 2018

Beijing Warns State Companies To Avoid Gas Price Hikes

The Chinese government has warned state energy companies CNPC, CNOOC, and Sinopec to be careful with price-setting for gas ahead of the winter season when demand […]
October 17, 2018

OPEC Tells Members Not To Mention Oil Price To Avoid U.S. Legal Risk

OPEC has urged all its members not to mention specific oil prices, to instead stick to the ‘market stability’ narrative in public comments about oil policies […]
September 25, 2018

EU Sets Up Vehicle For Iran Oil Trade To Avoid Sanctions

The European Union said it has set up a special-purpose vehicle that will handle transactions involving Iranian oil and European goods, AFP reports, citing a statement […]