Investment , International

Amid Climate Worries, Mexico Doubles Down On Fossil Fuels

Lopez Obrador aims to leverage oil to fight poverty, but environmentalists insist he is going in the wrong direction.

November 4, 2019

Investment , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Boomers, Sooner: Oklahoma Oil And Gas Producers

Oklahoma producers are intensifying multisection-lateral and multizone development of their liquids-rich leasehold, bringing production nearer to first spend. They’re also paring costs by millions per well.

November 4, 2019

Investment , Renewables

Batteries Cannot Save The Grid Or The Planet

The dream of a battery-centric energy supply is seductive, but the reality is that proponents of such a transformation misunderstand the capabilities and limitations of battery technology.

November 1, 2019

Business , Investment

On The Money: Do Dark Clouds Deepen Or Lift?

Value investors have been waiting for years to see if the broader oil and gas market will rotate from growth to value.

November 1, 2019

Investment , Exploration & Production

Bullish View On Offshore May Require $80-$100 Oil

Unless commodity prices rise sharply, the capex won’t be there for offshore oil and gas projects to make FID plans a reality, according to analysts with Bernstein.

November 1, 2019

Investment , A&D Strategies and Opportunities , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Borrowing Cash To Fuel Growth Alone Is Over

Focus on returns, ESG essential to lure investors back to oil and gas.

October 30, 2019

Public Capital , Private Equity , Investment

Investors And Bankers Want Returns, Not Growth

Out-of-favor independents may look good again as a contrarian mood emerges—but many considerations weigh on the sector.

October 29, 2019

Private Equity , Investment , Company Profiles

Despite Uncertainty, Investment Firms Still Seek Opportunities In Energy

In these short discussions, hear what five firms have to say about strategy, outlook and their latest deals.

October 29, 2019

Investment , Markets , Health, Safety & Environment , Renewables , Technology

Debunking The New Energy Economy

While a groundswell rises worldwide to replace hydrocarbons with renewable energies—and sooner rather than later—do physical realities support such a revolutionary change to energy domains? The short answer is no.

October 28, 2019

Public Capital , Private Equity , Investment , A&D Strategies and Opportunities , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Midstream

UPDATE: A&D Strategies—‘The Old Days Are Over’

ESG is a growing topic for investors, but what kind of free cash flow will bring them back to oil and gas?

October 23, 2019