Biden Ahead of Schedule in Destroying US Offshore Oil Production

Guest “First, the good news” by David Middleton JUNE 21, 2022EIA expects nine new Gulf of Mexico natural gas and crude oil fields to start in 2022 In our June…

Things NASA climate scientists say:

“I’d prefer a world without private cars”

Just When You Thought Biden Couldn’t Get Any Dumber… Demands Oil Companies Increase Production

Guest “Bring it on Brandon!” by David Middleton Published June 15Biden threatens oil companies with ’emergency powers’ if they don’t boost supply amid inflation spikeBiden says oil companies are earning…

More Polarization – Africa/Asia Investing Hundreds of Billions in Hydrocarbon Infrastructure Out of Necessity, The West Arranges Deck Chairs on The Titanic

Our leaders are grinning in photo ops with beneficiaries of the trillions they are shoveling at ill-conceived and over-rushed schemes towards a target that the mining industry has essentially deemed…

What Would Happen if They Threw a War and it Upset Europe’s Climate Plans?

Guest “Is anyone else annoyed every time the Soviet invasion of Ukraine and climate change appear in the same sentence?” by David Middleton This NPR article isn’t as awful as…

The World Faces Both A Hydrocarbon Shortage And A Divest Fossil Fuels Movement. What Next, Oil Patch?

We used to be the good guys, the world’s fuel providers, a dynamic and entrepreneurial and fast-moving assembly of doers.

Biden Lying About Oil and Gasoline Prices… Again

Guest “A man who would never tell the truth when a lie would serve him just as well” by David Middleton Every time that Biden flaps his gums (or his…

Don’t lose your mind reading mainstream energy chronicles – try these for immediate relief

From the BOE REPORT Terry Etam It’s the end of the year, a time for positivity and hope for the new year. A time of relaxation, reflection, and grounding with…

“Renewable Energy Dogmatism” – The New Red Menace?

Guest “Are you now, or have you ever been, a member of the Renewable Energy Dogmatism Party?” by David Middleton Renewable Energy Dogmatism Is Turning the World Red. Just Ask…

Tapping the Strategic Petroleum Reserve: “A really futile and stupid gesture”

Guest “Let’s go Brandon!” by David Middleton Back before the shamdemic, the economy was booming, oil prices were rising and President Trump was about to slam the Iranian thugocracy with…

COP 26 Encore: “U.S. to hold huge crude oil sale in the Gulf of Mexico”… Irony can be so ironic!

Guest “He fought the law and the law won,” by David Middleton Days after climate talks, U.S. to hold huge crude oil sale in the Gulf of Mexico By —…

Biden Declares War on Heat

Guest post by David Middleton Biden announces plan to combat extreme heat caused by climate changeBen Adler·Senior Climate EditorMon, September 20, 2021 […] Yahoo! News What about the extreme heat…

California Importing More Foreign Oil… Because Climate Change!

Guest “Too fracking funny!” by David Middleton CAUSE AND EFFECT: FOREIGN OIL IMPORTS CONTINUE TO GROW AS CALIFORNIA DENIES NEW FRACKING PERMITSBY William Allison Jul. 14, 2021 Citing the need…

US Crude Oil Exports: Record High in 2020, Despite Lockdown

Guest “Yee-hah! ” by David Middleton JULY 20, 2021U.S. crude oil exports reached record levels in 2020 and remain high in 2021 Despite volatility in global oil markets, U.S. crude…

Biden Puts OPEC & Russia First, US Oil Industry Last

Guest “The man is dumber than a shoe” by David Middleton OPINION REVIEW & OUTLOOKOPEC, Biden and Gas PricesThe President wants the cartel to pump more oil, but the U.S.…

Climate Narcissism 101

Guest “Good fracking grief!” by David Middleton I do a lot of networking on LinkedIn. The vast majority of it is with oil & gas and other energy industry professionals…

Nearly 60% of “House Democrats unite to send firm climate signal to Biden” according to Politico

Guest “Math class is tough” by David Middleton ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT House Democrats unite to send firm climate signal to BidenDemocrats across the ideological spectrum want strong climate change action…

Your Immediate Help Requested: Nominate members for EPA’s independent science advisory boards

We need your help and the deadline is Monday, May 3, 2021. On or about March 30, 2021, Biden EPA chief Michael Regan fired all of EPA’s independent science advisers…

2021: The Year Oil Stocks Clobber Renewables?

Guest “Now that’s funny, right there” by David Middleton Feb 24, 2021 – Energy & EnvironmentOil stocks are destroying clean energy in 2021 after years of lagging behind Dion Rabouin,…

2020 Hurricane Season Curtailed Over 40 Million bbl of GOM Oil Production

Guest “I hate hurricanes” by David Middleton 2008 was just about the worst year in recorded history. We had the financial collapse, the start of the “Great Recession,” the coronation…

The Futility of “Renewable” Energy in Two Easy Charts

Guest “energy transition… pft!” by David Middleton The United States Energy Information Administration is a national treasure! This morning, I was poking around in the latest Monthly Energy Review and…

Science and politics

I am not happy with either the Democratic or Republican plans for science in the U.S. Both sides seem to want to use and misuse science as a club to…

Shell Goes Full BP

Guest “Who gives a flip about what Europe does?” by David Middleton SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 12:47 AM UPDATED 3 DAYS AGOExclusive: Shell launches major cost-cutting drive to prepare for energy…

Connecticut strives for highest electricity rates in the USA

Guest “I can’t believe I was educated there” by David Middleton I was born in Connecticut. I was educated in Connecticut. I have never regretted emigrating to Texas nearly 40…