Monthly Archives: March 2016

Winter Is Coming

Note: Whenever a post clearly makes a forecast, I will attempt to frame it specifically and also quantify the likelihood of it occurring. It follows the logic and practice laid out by Philip Tetlock and Dan Gardner in their book … Continue reading

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The Depletion Business

As goes Exxon, so goes international oil and gas “People say ‘Well, you’re not growing’,” he said. “That just tells you how hard it is to hold your own in a depleting business.” Rex Tillerson, CEO ExxonMobil, March 2016 Analyst Presentation. … Continue reading

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New Energy Investment – This Time a Turning Point?

In Nature Energy’s February editorial (see details in the links section on this page) a concise and insightful summary of 2015’s investment in clean energy technology is graphically outlined, using data from Bloomberg New Energy Finance reports. It shows the … Continue reading

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The End of Hard Oil

The Era Of Easy Oil Is Over – The Hard Oil Era May Be Over Too In the late 1990s, a strategic concept arose in the oil sector – the Era of Easy Oil was over for the International Oil Companies … Continue reading

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