JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 8 January 2020 The assassination of Iranian Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani was a brilliant move by the Trump administration, if its goal is regime change. To read more: https://www.dailyoilbulletin.com/article/2020/1/8/soleimanis-death-increases-probability-of-another-/Read More Soleimani’s Death Increases Probability Of Another Oil Shock
JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 16 December 2019 Saudi Arabia rode to the rescue of crude oil prices yet again by pushing through 500,000-bbl-day of additional output cuts for the first quarter of next year. This was reportedly after putting the price war gun to the heads of fellow OPEC+ members, especially laggards to […]Read More A Crude Oil Price Surprise For 2020?
JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 11 November 2019 The Canadian flag is flying at half-mast in Calgary with Encana Corporation’s Oct. 31 announcement that it is planning to domicile in the U.S. and change its name to Ovintiv Inc. The Canadian oil and gas industry has been pummeled since crude oil prices crashed in […]Read More Encana Domicile Move Wake-up Call For New Trudeau Government?
JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 23 October 2019 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his Liberal party may have won a strong minority mandate on Oct. 21, following four-years of majority rule, but this does not mean the sky will continue to fall for the western Canadian oil and gas industry. It partly depends on […]Read More Oil Industry Could Prosper Despite Trudeau Minority Government
JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 30 September 2019 The precedent set by the extremely successful drone and cruise missile attack on Saudi Arabia’s Abqaiq oil processing plant and Khurais oilfield on Sept. 14 has tremendous implications for eastern Canadian oil security. To read more: https://www.dailyoilbulletin.com/article/2019/9/30/drone-revolution-threatens-eastern-canadian-oil-im/Read More Drone Revolution Threatens Eastern Canadian Oil Imports
JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 17 September 2019 Public opinion polls are looking bleak for the federal Conservative Party, and hence Western Canada’s oil industry, now that the writ has been dropped … If Tory leader Andrew Scheer is to turn the fortunes of his party around and have any chance of winning a […]Read More Norway Model Potential Winner For Scheer’s Conservatives
JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 26 August 2019 Canada has gone from potential energy superpower to global laughingstock over the past several years. To read more: https://www.dailyoilbulletin.com/article/2019/8/26/canada-could-still-become-energy-superpower/Read More Canada Could Still Become Energy Superpower
JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 31 July 2019 The Alberta natural gas industry is in dire straits. In an open letter to Premier Jason Kenney, nine CEOs of primarily gas-producing companies recently begged the Alberta government to consider some sort of royalty tax credit scheme to support a voluntary curtailment plan in an attempt […]Read More Radical Route Needed To Boost Alberta Gas Industry
OilPrice.com 23 July 2019 The political fortunes of the Kurds have ebbed and flowed over the decades. After a good run since achieving semi-autonomy in northern Iraq following the 1991 Gulf War, shifting Middle Eastern alliances and inconsistent, if not incomprehensible, U.S. foreign policy are again working against the interests of the Kurdish people in […]Read More Is This The Next Big Oil Disruption In The Middle East?
JWN Energy Group’s Daily Oil Bulletin 15 July 2019 It’s hard not to respect people who look adversity in the face and appear to laugh at it. The Trudeau government passed Bill C-48 and Bill C-69 into law in late June, effectively banning crude oil exports from ports in northern B.C. and upping the regulatory […]Read More Eagle Spirit Energy Corridor Could Kill Four Birds With One Stone