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Industry Expects US Shale Growth to Offset Global Production Problems

Posted in Energy Costs, News, Oil and Gas Operations, Oil Prices
As a sustained upward trend in U.S. shale growth continues, industry analysts predict it will offset the current production problems in the near future.  In recent months the energy market has been heavily influenced by a series of demand-side developments, and investors are continuing to monitor the escalating trade conflicts between the United States and… Continue Reading

Reverberations from Trump’s Steel Tariffs Likely to Reach the Oil and Gas Industry

Posted in Energy Costs, Oil and Gas Operations, Tariffs
President Trump’s proposed 25% steel tariffs will obviously affect industries beyond the domestic steel producers. One of those industries is the oil and gas industry. From first producers to pipeline companies to liquefied natural gas (LNG) transporters, steel is an essential material for the necessary infrastructure. At the recent CERAWeek energy conference in Houston, Senator… Continue Reading