2013 Natural Gas Forecast: Six Bullish Reasons Why Now Is The Time to Buy

Natural gas is developing into a very different market from oil, one that offers plenty of opportunities for investors to make big profits in 2013. There are two contrasting dynamics when it comes to natural gas prices. First, the amount of recoverable volume has been accelerating, thanks to increasing unconventional (shale, tight, coal bed methane)[…]

Are the Russians on the Verge of a Major Arctic Oil Coup?

As I move into the main meetings here in Moscow, something unexpected has joined the conversations on oil prices, European pipeline prospects, liquefied natural gas (LNG) trading scenarios, and the prospects of unconventional shale. That something is venture capital funding. The Kremlin has developed several venture capital funds with potential state-supported investments amounting to at[…]