• 3 minutes e-car sales collapse
  • 6 minutes America Is Exceptional in Its Political Divide
  • 11 minutes Perovskites, a ‘dirt cheap’ alternative to silicon, just got a lot more efficient
  • 2 days GREEN NEW DEAL = BLIZZARD OF LIES
  • 5 days They pay YOU to TAKE Natural Gas
  • 2 days How Far Have We Really Gotten With Alternative Energy
  • 2 days What fool thought this was a good idea...
  • 5 hours A question...
  • 5 days Why does this keep coming up? (The Renewable Energy Land Rush Could Threaten Food Security)
  • 11 days The United States produced more crude oil than any nation, at any time.

Article Archive | Page 1780

India Gets Pushy with Coal

Sep 08, 2010 at 10:19

One of the "drums" I've been banging for awhile is coal exportable to India. The case is pretty clear. India's domestic coal prices are fixed at a level that doesn't…

Gazprom Natural Gas Deal Puts the Future of Nabucco in Doubt

Sep 08, 2010 at 08:20

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev’s September 2-3 visit to Azerbaijan yielded a big energy deal, as the Russian state-controlled conglomerate Gazprom secured an agreement to The pact between Gazprom and the…

Sovereign Debt Was a Great Place to Hide

Sep 08, 2010 at 08:14

I am constantly asked where to find safe places to park cash by investors understandably unhappy with the risk/reward currently offered by the markets. Any reach for yield now carries…

The Bitter Facts of Pollution

Sep 08, 2010 at 08:09

America has been getting rid of its industrial base and as a result pollution will tend to decrease in America. Where does it all go? Other countries should know the…

Bond Market Blues: Fed Snaps up $9 Billion in Government Bonds

Sep 07, 2010 at 17:16

There's certainly been no shortage of news to analyze lately. One of the biggest items being the Federal Reserve's announcement that the agency will restart its buying of U.S. Treasury…

Solar Energy Provides a Breakthrough in Iron Production

Sep 07, 2010 at 10:55

George Washington University Professor Stuart Licht has developed a revolutionary carbon dioxide-free method of producing iron that could provide a breakthrough for an industry that has been using the same…

The Perils of Prediction

Sep 07, 2010 at 10:51

Nobody knows the future, so the best we can do is strive for an open mind and flexibility in our thinking and responses. In 1904, the "fact-based" consensus was that…

The Middle East Falling out of Love With Obama

Sep 07, 2010 at 10:46

Only fifteen months after his historic Cairo speech, there are alarming signs that President Obama’s new engagement policy with the middle east may soon find its place in history’s dustbin.…

Another Oil Spill in The Gulf Of Mexico

Sep 07, 2010 at 10:43

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) today reopened to commercial and recreational fishing 5,130 square miles of Gulf waters stretching from the far eastern coast of Louisiana, through Mississippi,…

Confessions of a Bull – Barton Biggs of Traxis Partners Outlines His Investment Strategy

Sep 06, 2010 at 14:54

Barton Biggs, founder of mega hedge fund Traxis Partners, spent an hour outlining his current investment strategy with me. Barton is a man of strong opinions, backed with intensive research,…

The Great Ethanol Boondoggle

Sep 06, 2010 at 13:09

One of my biggest disappointments with Obama so far is his continued support of the ethanol boondoggle. The program was ramped up by the Bush administration to achieve energy independence…

US Naval Exercises and China’s Growing Coastal Waters

Sep 06, 2010 at 13:05

Could it be that Chinese fascination, especially among the youth, for President Obama and the American process of choosing its leaders, is seen as particularly threatening to the PLA and…

Biofuel Sector in African Land Grab

Sep 06, 2010 at 08:16

EU biofuel targets are driving a “land grab” in Africa, according to a report by Friends of the Earth. The report, Africa: up for grabs, released on Monday, says…

Iran Promotes it’s Interests in War Ravaged Afghanistan

Sep 06, 2010 at 08:11

As the endgame in Afghanistan begins to take shape, Iran has undertaken a series of political manoeuvrings to promote its interests in the war-ravaged country. By increasing its influence, the…

Dinner With Joseph Stiglitz

Sep 06, 2010 at 08:09

The great thing about interviewing Joseph Stiglitz over dinner is that you don't have to ask any questions.  You just turn him on and he spits out one zinger after…

Green Energy Sector Weekly Update: Traction Building in Renewable Energy M&A

Sep 06, 2010 at 08:06

If the dark cloud that is the Great Recession has a silver lining, it is that companies across America have accumulated huge stockpiles of cash. Now, nearly two years after…

Oil Prices Buffeted in Narrow Range But End Week Little Changed

Sep 04, 2010 at 10:42

Oil Market Summary for: 08/30/2010 to 09/03/2010. Oil prices continued to move basically sideways as bullish and bearish news buffeted prices up and down in a narrow range. The benchmark…

India Turns to Russia and Iran for a New Afghanistan and Pakistan Strategy

Sep 04, 2010 at 10:21

Last month, in one of the largest single disclosures of such information in US history, WikiLeaks released more than 91,000 classified documents, some of which confirmed that Pakistani intelligence is…

Darwinian Downsizing in the Solar Industry

Sep 04, 2010 at 10:17

The solar industry is suffering some 19th century Darwinian style competition, with Chinese manufacturers Suntech (STP) and Yingli Green Energy Holding (YGE) clearly dumping panels in the US and Europe…

Is the UNG Going Under?

Sep 03, 2010 at 17:01

The poster boy for everything that can go wrong with an ETF is undoubtedly the United States Natural Gas Fund (UNG). If you had studiously done all of your homework…

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News