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Lack of Heavy Crude Weighing on US Refiners

May 28, 2019 |
Ahead of IMO 2020, which requires ships globally to use fuels with a sulfur content below 0.5% from 3.5% currently, many thought an opportunity was emerging for US refiners. Complex US refineries could capitalize on an expectation of widening...
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DJ Basin Challenges Impacting Drilling Decisions

February 8, 2019 |
The DJ Basin continues to face both regulatory and midstream challenges. In November, Colorado voters rejected a ballot initiative to increase well setbacks. Now, a lawsuit arguing Colorado’s forced pooling statute is unconstitutional further mires the outlook for development in...
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Producers Oil Hedging for 2019 Lacking?

January 15, 2019 |
Over the last several months, oil price volatility increased, oil prices collapsed, and now prices are back on the rise. One way that E&Ps can combat downside price risk is to enter into hedging contracts on future production to lock...
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