Energy Musings, March 22, 2022

Energy Musings contains articles and analyses dealing with important issues and developments within the energy industry, including historical perspective, with potentially significant implications for executives planning their companies’ future. While published every two weeks, events and travel may alter that schedule. I welcome your comments and observations. Allen Brooks

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March 22, 2022

The Worry Beads And Changing Times In The Energy Patch

Current focus is on the Russia/Ukraine war and its impact on energy markets. People should focus on more structural changes underway in the world due to higher inflation and interest rates. READ MORE

Europe Struggles To Determine Its Future Energy Mix

Europe is over a barrel because of its high dependence on Russian gas and coal imports. The EC unveiled a plan to cut dependence but lacking a cost estimate or a realistic timetable. READ MORE

A 1970s Oil Playbook – Deja vu All Over Again!

The idea of a windfall profits tax on oil companies has emerged to help price-shocked Americans. We revisit what happened the last time such a tax was in place. It hurt people and the industry. READ MORE

Controversial Daylight Savings Time And Saving Energy

Everyone is cheering the possible end to clock switching. The introduction and ending of DST have occurred several times in our history – each time beginning with overwhelming support. READ MORE

The Worry Beads And Changing Times In The Energy Patch

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