Oil Prices Remain Most Volatile Since 2009

Big oil companies are making spending cuts, and rig counts are dropping rapidly, but actual oil production is still at high levels

Arctic Oil on Life Support

Tapping the extensive oil reserves in the Arctic has been harder than previously thought

U.S. Shale Boom May Come To Abrupt End

With high decline rates from shale reservoirs, rig productivity has increased but average well productivity has decreased

When Will Oil Markets Find a Bottom?

No one really knows the answer, but the data suggests that prices will find a bottom as soon as this balancing is felt by the market. Or not

New King In Saudi Arabia, Same Old Oil Policy

Whether it is Abdullah or Salman, the Saudi royal family’s preeminent concern is to ensure the longevity of its petrol kingdom