January 20, 2019

The Two Major Factors Pushing Oil Prices Higher

By Jim Hyerczyk – Jan 19, 2019, 6:00 PM CST U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are trading higher on Friday, putting […]
January 19, 2019

China’s Teapots Don’t See Major Impact From Shandong Oil Product Rules

Chinese independent refiners—commonly known as teapots—are not expected to be heavily impacted by restrictions on production, blending, and sales of oil products that the Shandong province, […]
January 4, 2019

Major Gasoline, Distillate Build Caps Oil Price Gains

By Irina Slav – Jan 04, 2019, 10:15 AM CST A day after the American Petroleum Institute reported sizeable builds in fuel inventories, the Energy Information […]
December 30, 2018

Mexican Army Starts Major Crackdown On Fuel Theft

Mexico’s military have taken control over 58 key fuel installations in the country, including refineries, upon orders by new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who has […]
December 4, 2018

Shell To Become First Oil Major Linking Emissions With Executive Pay

Royal Dutch Shell plans to set short-term emission reduction targets and link these targets with executive pay, the oil major said on Monday, yielding to growing […]
November 23, 2018

Major BP North Sea Oil Field Starts Production

BP’s Clair Ridge project in the North Sea has begun commercial production, the BBC reports, noting that the project is expected to continue producing crude over […]
November 19, 2018

Can We Expect A Major Rebound In Oil Prices?

After declining by more than 20 percent from the October peak, oil prices are showing some signs that they have now bottomed out. WTI hit a […]
November 17, 2018

Russia Takes Major Leap In European Gas War

On November 19th, President Putin will stand shoulder to shoulder with President Erdogan during a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the first string of Turk […]
November 6, 2018

Stranded LNG Tankers Point To A Major Problem In Gas Markets

An anticipated warmer winter in north Asia and Japan may be good for residents in these colder climates, but it’s starting to play havoc with LNG […]