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An eclectic collection of stories and analyses by Allen Brooks, dealing with issues and developments within the energy industry that have potentially significant implications for executives operating oilfield service companies.
By Allen Brooks on July 1, 2019
Natural Gas Struggles To Stay Afloat; Time For A Change?
Climate Movement: Why Rebranding Is An Important Move
Alice, The Electric Plane, Was A Hit At Paris Air Show
Can America’s Team Score Big In The Natural Gas Market?
By Allen Brooks on June 17, 2019
It Really Going To Be Different This Time?
Electric Cars: The Future Is Now Or Maybe In A Decade
Japan’s Demographics Highlight Energy’s Challenge
New England Offshore Wind Farm Reaches New Milestone
Do We Need Another Government Energy Jobs Program?
Posted in Energy Musings | Tagged battery costs, Commodities vs Stocks, electric vehicles, Japan’s demographics, Musings From the Oil Patch, offshore wind jobs, Rhode Island offshore wind power contract | Leave a response
By Allen Brooks on May 27, 2019
Understanding What Different Water Means For Energy
Electric Vehicles, Transportation And The Oil Market
The Challenge Of Getting To Rhode Island
Sorting Out The Confusing Forces Shaping Oil Prices
An Intriguing Solar Power Device
Posted in Energy Musings | Tagged Australia’s climate election, energy share buybacks, EVs, gasoline consumption, Musings From the Oil Patch, OPEC output agreement, road trip to RI, Smartflower solar power | Leave a response
By Allen Brooks on May 13, 2019
Issues With The Energy Transition To Green Energy
Energy Support And Coal’s Power Output Demise
2.0, Global Oil Markets And O&G Business Models
The Boring Natural Gas Market Remains Boring
Demographics A Challenge For Future Energy Demand
By Allen Brooks on April 29, 2019
The Dynamic State Of The U.S. Power Industry
Why The Natural Gas Market Remains So Disappointing
Weak Auto Sales Could Be A Sign Of An Energy Challenge
Alberta Makes Election History: New Energy Course?
EVs And Wind Power Suffer Slings And Arrows Of Reality
By Allen Brooks on April 15, 2019
Spring Has Sprung: What Does It Mean For Commodities?
Pressure To Revamp Subsidies Questions EV Market Health
Saudi Aramco And The Wild West, Emerald City and Oz
It’s Hurricane Forecasting Season, But Should We Worry?
Posted in Energy Musings | Tagged 2019 hurricane forecasts, drilling rig count. Musings From The Oil Patch, electric vehicle tax credits, EV profitability, EV sales, natural gas prices, oil prices, Saudi Aramco prospectus insights | Leave a response
By Allen Brooks on April 1, 2019
Will Tesla Show The Need For More Subsidies For EV Success?
Oil Forecasts Risk Black Swans That Make Them Be Wrong
Coal-to-Gas Power Plant Switch: Ticket To A Cleaner World?
The Clock Ticks For A Clearer Energy Picture In Canada
By Allen Brooks on March 18, 2019
ESG Investing And The Reshaping Of The Energy Industry
Natural Gas Remains Most Misunderstood Energy Market
Are We Watching The Demise Of Oil Supplier Venezuela?
The Future For EVs And Transportation Oil Demand
By Allen Brooks on March 4, 2019
Watching While ISO New England Rides Toward A Cliff
Is The IMO Worried About Its 2020 Fuel Rule Not Working?
The Climate Gang’s Misuse Of Polar Bear News
Canada’s Energy Conundrum: Oil Flows But Can’t Leave
By Allen Brooks on February 19, 2019
Global Coal Market Highlights Green New Deal Problem
Winter Highlights A Critical Hurdle For Autonomous Cars
Could Auto Market Help Mitigate IMO 2020 Compliance?
So, What Did EV Drivers Not Know About Cold Weather?
By Allen Brooks on February 5, 2019
Disruption And Rethinking Energy Business Models
Another View Of Oil’s Investment Performance Record
The Upcoming Oil Market Disruptor: IMO 2020
Renewables Challenged By Battery Storage Economics
Posted in Energy Musings | Tagged battery storage economics, carbon, climate change, crude oil price performance, Disruption, exhaust scrubbers, George Mitchell, IMO 2020, Musings From the Oil Patch, Powerwall, shale revolution, sophisticated refineries | Leave a response