The Five “Hot Spots” Fueling Oil’s Rally in 2018

by | published August 15th, 2018

Despite some volatility in recent weeks, 2018 has overall been an incredible year for oil prices. 

As I write this, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) is touching $66 a barrel while Brent crude is above $71 a barrel, levels that would’ve been unheard of back in the doldrums of early 2016.

Now, I’ve written about the narrowing of the global crude oil balance for some time.

And all of this largely boils down to five highly volatile regions at the center of the global oil industry…

Electricity Bills Are About to Go the Way of the Dodo Bird

by | published August 11th, 2018

My electricity bill is a pain.

And I’m far from the only one to think so.

Whenever I open my mailbox and see that my electric bill is due, I know I’ll be paying with a grudging reluctance.

It might sound like a fantasy, but believe me, it’s much more common than you think…