A new report argues that speculative trading in the crude oil markets contributes far less to volatility than its critics suggest. Kevin Foster looks at the arguments
Prospects for opening the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) to oil drilling suffered a further blow in March as the US senate voted narrowly to block what is a key part of President Bush’s energy...
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Gasoline prices in the US hit all-time highs in March, and the price is expected to remain high throughout the summer. Kevin Foster looks at the contributing factors
A group of US senators introduced the Energy Market Oversight Act on March 5, in a bid to restore the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) authority over online and bilateral energy trades and...
The energy trading market is moving towards a structure in which participants achieve market presence through a dedicated market network, rather than having to use local or regional exchanges, says ...
As oil majors embrace the use of ethanol in Californian gasoline, analysts are warning that it will cause a rise in prices at the pump, as Kevin Foster discovers
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