Legislation

It’s The Demand, Dummy…Isn’t It?

Opinion: It’s The Demand, Dummy…Isn’t It?

World energy demand is bound to be driven by population growth on the other side of the world from Washington, D.C. Consumption is expected to be driven by the Middle East, Asia and Africa, which might not be able to turn their backs on petroleum and natural gas to satisfy their needs quite so easily. Africa and India stand to doubled their energy demand into 2050. Meanwhile, Washington seems narrowly focused on controlling energy consumption in the United States and Europe where, as data suggests, it’s already been falling.

February 18, 2019
Nopec Legislation Moves Through Congress

Nopec Legislation Moves Through Congress

Legislation that would make it possible for the U.S. government to prosecute OPEC member countries for fixing oil prices is moving forward in Congress, despite opposition from international oil companies.

February 10, 2019