Tagged With Oil markets
Global oil demand to disappoint
7 October 2019
Peak requirements may be here much quicker than in some forecasts
Capital costs rise on sustainability concerns
4 October 2019
An intensifying investor focus on sustainable investing and the climate emergency is impacting the oil and gas sector
To drill or not to drill
3 October 2019
Producers’ view of the future may run the risk of complacency
An oilman not of oil
22 September 2019
A new biography of Calouste Gulbenkian portrays him as a formidable behind-the-scenes fixer, rather than a fuel fanatic
China spearheading EV adoption
5 September 2019
The country leads the world in embracing electric vehicles, but this does not necessarily mean domestic demand for oil will decline anytime soon
Majors urged to lead energy transition
4 September 2019
IOCs would benefit from taking a prominent role in the transition and face capital flight if they do not, says former UNFCC leader
Emerging market clean power offers investment option
30 August 2019
Capital is being attracted to emerging market renewables and gas-fired power projects to profitably and effectively mitigate climate change
Oil could have a sustainable future
29 August 2019
The money spent subsidising renewables would be better used funding research into carbon capture and storage
The climate threat: Will investors exit big oil?
17 July 2019
Institutional investors are increasingly being required to factor climate change into their decision-making
EV revolution could stall due to mineral shortages
12 June 2019
More planning is required to ensure adequate supply, researchers say
Lower oil price forces tax regime changes
6 June 2019
The effective oil price ceiling created by the US shale boom is causing governments elsewhere to revise their tax codes
Oil price puzzle as sanctions choke Iran exports
4 June 2019
Which direction is the price of Brent crude heading following deployment of a US naval and B-52 bomber strike force to the Middle East? The answer is complex
Shorter queues at the pump, more tax
4 June 2019
US states are rolling out fresh gasoline taxes at a time when US road fuel demand has already gone flat
Majors mull power puzzle
3 June 2019
Financial and regulatory challenges are curbing the ambitions of major oil companies' ambitions to invest in the electricity supply sector
Uncertainty reigns in oil markets
31 May 2019
Analysts see price drivers both to the upside and to the down
Exit stage left for Nazarbayev
30 May 2019
Kazakhstan's president departs after decades of tight control. Could it kickstart a privatisation push?
Building growth strategies on shifting sands
21 May 2019
Supply and demand fundamentals are being disrupted by trade tensions and uncertainties over the energy transition
Deepwater struggles to make its case
21 May 2019
The oil price recovery has not yet translated into a rush of cash into challenging offshore environments
Opec: kicking back against transparency?
10 May 2019
As new technologies trump its modest initiatives, Opec may see value in telling the market less, and less predictably
Russia weighs up future of Opec+
9 May 2019
New developments may get priority over production cuts
Opec+ stress test as oil price lifts off
9 May 2019
Cartel heavyweight Saudi Arabia draws heat from White House and Russia
Canada at a crossroads
26 April 2019
Regional election in the country’s largest oil producing province will have lingering impacts on national energy policy for years to come
Wrong way on Wall Street
23 April 2019
Lack of access to capital markets could have consequences for US oil production
Energy transition fears drive short-term focus
23 April 2019
The world will still need oil and gas for the foreseeable future. But concerns over how much and for how long are stifling investment
Dated Brent gets another makeover
16 April 2019
The world’s most important Fob oil benchmark will get a new Cif element from October
All change in Kuwait's energy sector
13 March 2019
Kuwaiti energy officials are hoping that the recent wholesale shake-up of senior management will herald a calmer future