America’s Third Era Of Petroleum Power

March 5th, 2016

Investor's Business Daily --- Relentless news coverage of oil prices has obscured a bigger story.  We’re witnessing the emergence of a new oil era in which America becomes a player in global petroleum geopolitics.  And none too soon. Read More

Innovation in the Algorithm Age

February 17th, 2016

City Journal -- Fostering innovation on the sixtieth anniversary of Silicon Valley Read More

Expanding America’s Petroleum Power: Geopolitics in the Third Oil Era

February 12th, 2016

Manhattan Institute Paper --  The majority of world petroleum trade remains dominated by nation-state companies, often directed by authoritarian regimes that wield energy riches as weapons of influence or intimidation. There has never been a more opportune time for America to capture the geopolitical "soft power" benefits from greater oil production and exports. Read More

Oil: The Once & Future Fuel

January 30th, 2016

  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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