Oil: The Once & Future Fuel

January 30th, 2016 – Articles

  360 Review Magazine - University of Mary

If oil didn’t exist, we’d invent it. It is a uniquely dense fuel with Goldilocks attributes: just the right combination of transportability, storability, safety and cost. That’s why civilization consumes nearly $2 trillion worth of oil a year. It’s the world’s largest traded commodity, with food in second place trading at 20 percent less.

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After the Carnage, Shale Will Rise Again

January 18th, 2016 – Articles

Wall Street Journal   How low can oil prices go? When pundits start competing to predict where the barrel will hit bottom, you know that a rebound is inevitable. It’s the inverse of what happens before a high-price bubble bursts. Only a few years ago forecasters were suggesting that oil might hit $300 a barrel. Read More

Oil Exports and OPEC

January 8th, 2016 – Speeches / Testimony

Bill Bennett show (Steve Hayward guest host)   Read More

Creepy Barbie? Brace Yourself For The Internet Of Toys

December 22nd, 2015 – Forbes Columns

The Internet of Things is supposed to be a hot space. But as one tech pundit earlier said, who cares if your toaster can talk back. Instead, brace yourself for the Internet of Toys as everything from Barbie and Yoda, to Transformers and even Lego blocks become connected Read More