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LNG Exports Slowing Oil Power Generation Demand?

October 24, 2019 |
Last month, BTU Analytics explored the ramifications of increased global LNG demand, specifically from new agreements in Vietnam and Pakistan. Both nations consume oil for power generation and will use additional imported LNG to meet growing power demand and...
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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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Uinta Basin Economics: Horizontal or Bust?

March 26, 2019 |
Last June, BTU Analytics examined the outlook of horizontal drilling in the Uinta Basin. As oil prices recovered, total annual drilling activity increased in the Uinta Basin. As drilling increased, producers shifted towards horizontal activity rather than vertical. Despite...
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