Eco-terrorism on existing pipelines. 2016-10-19
Environmental activists with the group Climate Direct Action protesting across four US states—Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, and Washington— disrupted flows on a number of existing pipelines carrying Canadian...
Since peaking in May of last year, when Bakken production averaged almost 1.3MM b/d, crude-by-rail volumes from the Bakken play to PADD I have declined by 69% to an average of just 132K b/d in June of this year...
Official Selling Prices (OSPs) for select heavy grades are varied for Sept., with Mexican Maya and Iranian Heavy nearly steady, but others posting volatile moves. Arabian Heavy's OSP was set sharply lower for the month...
Prices below are settled prices at the end of yesterday or last trading day
PDVSA finds funds to import US light oil. 2016-10-06
Northern Gateway to learn its fate by Nov. 2016-10-05
OPEC gives shale producers a helping hand. 2016-10-18
Mexico could open shale fields in 2017. 2016-10-17
Coking and cracking margins were mostly flat-to-lower on the Gulf Coast in July. Coking margins remained elevated, but trending downward, while cracking profits were relatively weak but inching up...
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