Rising US shale oil production has put short-term supply concerns centre stage as the oil market downturn enters its third year but the Indian market offers opportunities for OPEC's oil
Sanctions were imposed as a protest against Russia's involvement in Ukraine with the idea to damage the Russian economy by restricting its ability to export its oil and gas. But how successful have they been?
Lithium-ion batteries represent a landmark technology that has made the modern world possible but the next generation of batteries could be the missing piece that truly changes the world.
China's plug-in electric vehicle sales are expected to reach 2 million by 2020 and have already surpassed the US. Local companies face competition from Tesla but Chinese firms dominate the electric vehicle market. However, continued sales growth is threatened by persistent regional protectionism, the unsustainability of these large subsidies, and widely reported cheating by some automakers.
As OPEC’s economically weakest member, Venezuela was one of the organisation's strongest advocates for cuts in production in order to raise global oil prices but it faces significant problems in oil production, exporting and revenues
The second part of the Electricity Price Forecasting series looking at agent-based models which simulate the simultaneous operations and interactions of multiple agents in an attempt to re-create and predict the appearance of complex phenomena.
A variety of methods and ideas have been tried for electricity price forecasting over the last 15 years. This review series aims to explain the complexity of the available solutions, their strengths and weaknesses. This first part introduces the topic, the key terms and lays out the road ahead.
The evolving economics of the oil industry are changing how benchmarks are calculated with the WTI, Brent and Dubai all undergoing considerable evolution.
The oil bears are gaining leverage over the bulls as confidence in the stability of crude prices continues to wane. But to what degree can US production meet additional OPEC cuts and when will the market rebound?
The traditional approach to hedging the crude oil refining margin (crack spread) adopts a fixed 3:2:1 ratio between the futures positions of crude oil, gasoline, and heating oil. The latest research indicates that this might not be the optimal approach
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OPEc's Crude Awakenings
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Integration of Global Coal Markets
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Trump and the impossible promise of US Coal jobs
7 Benefits of Battery Storage
Smart Meters : Intelligent choice or foolish venture?
The long and short term future of renewable Energy in the UK
Grid scale battery storage
Oil's Wells that End Well
Oil exporters fight for market share in Asia
UK Power market data - XML to Pandas dataframe
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