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Art Berman on Oil, Gas & Coal

By Art Berman | October 12, 2021

High energy prices mean that inflation will continue.

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Net Zero, Gross Delusion

By Art Berman | May 6, 2021

For those who think that transport is the main use of internal combustion engines, think again. Less than half were for automotive use in 2020. Agriculture, manufacturing, power generation, forestry and construction accounted for the other 53%.

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Super-Cycle Silliness: Why Oil Prices Will Not Increase Much Further

By Art Berman | April 1, 2021

Monthly oil prices have nearly quadrupled since April 2020 and that has some analysts talking about an oil super-cycle. What nonsense.

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Texas Power Grid Train Wreck

By Art Berman | March 3, 2021

The obvious conclusions from this crisis are that 27% reliance on wind is a big risk and that Texas’s unregulated electric grid system is a train wreck.

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Climate Change: The Great and Silly Debate

By Art Berman | November 21, 2020

What lies ahead during the lifetimes of our grandchildren will most probably not be comparable to anything since the development of multi-cellular life on Earth.

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Oil and The Changing World Order

By Art Berman | October 11, 2020

Oil was responsible for the singular economic growth after World War II. It is the only thing that can prevent slow growth from becoming negative growth in that new world order.

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The Decline and Fall of the Bakken: The Red Queen Collapses

By Art Berman | July 28, 2020

Decreasing EUR and b-exponents in the Bakken are because the sweet spot or core area has reached full development. More wells are now being drilled outside the core.

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Why the Renewable Rocket Has Failed to Launch

By Art Berman | May 8, 2020

A 100% Renewable Future Means a Poorer World

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US Land Horizontal Rig Count Report, Week Ending April 3, 2020

By Art Berman | April 7, 2020

Total U.S. land rig count decreased -64 to 646 & horizontal land rig count decreased -60 to 592. Tight oil horizontal rig count decreased -46 to 453 and shale gas…

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The Irrelevant OPEC++ Production Cut

By Art Berman | April 6, 2020

I’m in favor of the global output cut orchestrated by President Trump but let’s recognize it for what it is: largely irrelevant.

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Saudi Oil-Price Blunder: Tipping Point for a Global Depression

By Art Berman | March 17, 2020

Saudi Arabia has repeated the blunder it made in November 2014 by increasing oil production during an oil-price collapse. In 2014, it led to a depression in the oil industry. This time, it may be the tipping point for a global economic depression.

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Coronavirus: How This May End for Oil Prices

By Art Berman | March 3, 2020

Hope versus reality will be the manic pattern for 2020.

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