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Petrochemicals

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Rise, but Outlook Joyless

The gloomy forecast will falter if COVID-19 passes quickly and the global economy recovers its appetite for hydrocarbons.

April 2, 2020

Crude Oil

Column: US Oil Output Set to Plunge as Storage Fills

Adjustment to low prices will be much faster than in the past.

April 2, 2020

Public Capital

Shale Gas Producers Get Share Price Boost as Oil Price Falls

The prospect of lower production from the U.S. shale patch has pushed gas prices higher.

April 2, 2020

Tankers

Is Crude Oil Storage on Vessels the Answer?

As demand for crude oil falls and storage tanks around the world fill up, there is a temptation to turn to tankers for storage.

April 1, 2020

Crude Oil

Chinese Buyers Snap Up US Oil at Widest Discounts Ever

WTI discounts are $6 to $7 a barrel, increasing pressure on producers to shut in wells.

April 1, 2020

Business

Midstream M&A: Purchasers Prefer Pipes

Private-equity acquirers boosted midstream transactions to the fore last year, but has that till been depleted? An active midstream M&A climate looks to continue in 2020, say pundits, with water-related deals most attractive.

April 1, 2020

Business

Water Midstream Transactions: There’s Floodin’ Down In Texas

The relationship between water management companies and producers is being shaped by the recent surge of water infrastructure transactions.

April 1, 2020

Unconventional

Midstream Constraints and Regulatory Risks Dampen Rockies, Bakken Output

Improving takeaway capacity could free production logjam.

April 1, 2020

Exploration & Production

Offshore: Expansion of Subsea Operations with Pipeline Bundling

Equinor’s Snorre Expansion Project pipeline bundling system sets records for diameter, length and weight.

April 1, 2020