Reposted from Forbes. Tilak Doshi Contributor I analyze energy economics and related public policy issues. 49 BCE Julius Caesar crossed the Rubicon river with the 13th Legion, a defiant act…
Category: Oil and Gas
Gas Station Bans Next on Climate Agenda: Colorado city BANS new gas stations due to ‘obligation’ to tackle ‘climate change’ – Follows California cities
The proposal includes a spate of climate-oriented provisions intended to reduce Louisville’s emissions.
World Energy Data Confirms Fossil Fuels Will Dominate Future Global Energy Use
The OECD nations cannot stop this from happening and despite their nefarious efforts otherwise cannot conceal this global energy growth and fuel use (as well as emissions growth) reality.
Peaker Power Plants and Environmental Injustice
…the presumption of egregious harm is based on selective choice of metrics, poor understanding of air quality health impacts, and ignorance of air quality trends
America’s Suppression of Fossil Fuels Is Courting a National Security Disaster
You cannot run households, businesses, hospitals, and the military on occasional electricity!
Russia’s Biggest Weapon (And China’s Too) Is Fossil Fuel Energy
This time, the Russian people don’t feel the brunt of the war, so the pressure to end it is limited it and Russia’s vast fossil fuel revenues are available to…
Gas Power Is Cheaper Than Wind, Despite Carbon Brief’s Claims
If we had more gas-fired power and less wind power, our energy bills would be lower, not higher.
I was dreaming of a world last night where we had a perfect energy source.
Don’t Believe the Geniuses Claiming to Know Our Energy Future
The energy supply will inexorably move to whatever best supplies consumer needs at the lowest cost.
We Will Still Need Fossil Fuels In 2050–AEP’s U-Turn
It’s a pity AEP did not wake up to the real world a few years ago.
“BP’s CEO Plays Down Renewables Push as Returns Lag” (‘beyond petroleum’ imaging wearing thin)
Chief Executive Bernard Looney plans to dial back elements of the oil giant’s high-profile push into renewable energy, according to people familiar with recent discussions.
Forget Net Zero: Oil and gas investment needed for another 30 years, BP warns
The assessment is likely to spark backlash from climate groups and campaigners who argue that investment should be immediately stopped in order to meet net zero goals.
What Has Been the Role of Petroleum in Human Progress? (Part IV)
The role that fossil fuels have played in the progress of humanity in four revolutions is undeniable:
Have Fossil Fuels Progressed Humanity? (Part III)
The most important indicator of global prosperity is declining poverty.
Should Nations Stop Using Fossil Fuels? (Part II)
I get the impression that the drag on prosperity is unknown to these promoters, supporters, and activists
Does the Oil Industry Have a Future? (Part I)
Not only has the anti-oil and gas position become more radicalized, but the actions of the international political leadership are flagrantly supporting energy generated by wind and solar.
Wrong, Media and COP-27, Africa Is Not De-Carbonizing, Oil Exploration Is Expanding
African countries appear to be going forward with new oil and gas projects, including pipeline infrastructure, to take advantage of the bounty of natural resources the continent is blessed with.
US Grid Needs Fossil Fuels, Not Wind
This destroys the idea that the wind is always blowing somewhere, and that all you have to do is distribute surplus power around the country in order to meet demand.
Etam: Mexico is Leapfrogging Canada in the LNG Export Race
…companies may soon be able to get Canadian natural gas onto an LNG carrier easier, quicker, and cheaper via Mexico than through Canada
Fossil Fuels for Africa! African Energy Chamber at COP 27
“… why should we in Africa give up our fossil fuels – fuels that represent solutions to some of our most pressing needs – when so many others question the…
The World is Transitioning to Fossil Fuels
Many Western leaders are not ready to admit that this is a misery self-inflicted by their green-energy obsession that compromised the supply of fossil fuels.
Biden to drain more oil from SPR… Expects oil industry refill it for $68-72/bbl
Guest “Don’t underestimate Joe’s ability to [frack] things up” by David Middleton Despite Biden’s best efforts to destroy the US oil & gas industry, his dysfunctional Department of Energy expects…
White House “Desperate… Panicking” Over Saudis and Oil
Civilization depends on cheap energy, and we are right to expect that our political leaders put the provision of it above electoral politics.