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September 16, 2013
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One North Sea

As neighbours linked by a common sea, UK and Norway have long enjoyed strong economic ties underpinned by trade and…
September 9, 2013
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The Biofuels Controversy

On Wednesday the European Parliament shall vote upon the parameters for the use of crop-based fuels. (more…)
August 30, 2013
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The Syrian Stalemate

Many questions have been raised upon the stalemate situation in Syria. Any external military intervention has already caused global markets…
August 23, 2013
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European Fuel Smuggling

Europe has a growing black market for fuel smuggling. The rising cost of fuels, largely diesel, has led to a…
August 16, 2013
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Oil Hits a New High

This week Brent oil breached $111 a barrel. A four month high on supply fears throughout the Middle East. Sentiment…
August 9, 2013
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Future Trends of Gas

Over the last few weeks we have discussed the impact of a global gas revolution. It is fairly certain that…
August 2, 2013
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Why Gas Prices Could Rise

Last week, we reviewed the four potential reasons global gas prices could decline. However there is a strong counter argument…
July 26, 2013
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Four Reasons Gas Prices will Decline

Last week, we reviewed the impact of tax changes to shale gas exploration. This can be seen as the second…
July 19, 2013
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Government Support for Fracking

Last week we heard the Chancellor announce the ‘generous’ tax incentive to be provided to UK Shale production companies. The…