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Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org
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OurEnergyPolicy.org
Date: August 21, 2015 at 9:30 AM

The Fuse (www.energyfuse.org) is a trusted online resource that presents timely written analysis, visual data, infographics, interviews, videos, and other content on a wide range of issues related to oil markets, alternative fuel vehicles, domestic energy policy and national security.

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Falling Oil Prices: Implications in the United States

Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org
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OurEnergyPolicy.org
Date: June 1, 2015 at 2:53 PM

Full Title: Falling Oil Prices: Implications in the United States Author(s): Stephen Brown Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Although they have increased since hitting bottom in January, world oil prices are nearly $50 per barrel lower than in June 2014 as of this writing in March. The futures market shows the drop will be sustained but with gradual increases over the next five years. The decline in oil prices is the result of both weak demand and increased supply. World oil market participants gradually realized that weak economic activity in China, Japan, India,… [more]

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Oil Medium-Term Market Report

Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org
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OurEnergyPolicy.org
Date: March 13, 2015 at 2:19 PM

Full Title: Oil Medium-Term Market Report: Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2019 Author(s): International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): While the non-conventional supply revolution that is reshaping the oil market and industry has been widely recognised as a game changer, this transformation is playing out in unexpected ways and against an evolving backdrop. How long will the rise in US tight oil and Canadian oil sands last and where will it leave North American oil production at the end of the decade? Will other countries have managed to replicate the US success… [more]

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Is The Strategic Petroleum Reserve A Solution To The Crisis in Ukraine?

Author(s): Vikram Rao
Executive Director
Research Triangle Energy Consortium
Date: April 9, 2014 at 9:36 AM

George Soros was recently quoted as suggesting that the US use the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) as a deterrent to Russian aggression in Ukraine.  I thought we could examine the validity of that premise. The SPR, an emergency supply of oil maintained by the United States, is currently near capacity at about 700 million barrels. In our new world driven by shale oil,  a supply disruption would require tapping SPR help for a much shorter period than was envisioned when the SPR’s capacity was designed. Oil represents more than half of all Russian budget revenues and 30% of Russia’s GDP.… [more]

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