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Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries | World Oil Outlook 2019

Artículo original de:  Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo | Secretary General   Non-OPEC supply prospects have been revised up sharply, as US tight oil, in particular, has again outperformed expectations. While there continues to be talk of more financial prudence in the tight oil patch, prospects for growth remain given that efficiency and technology gains have further increased. […]

The risk premium: a thing of the past

In a recent report on geopolitical risk, the author noted perplexingly that markets were bored, literally expressing that the market may be numb in the face of what once caused considerable volatility. Similar scepticism plagued the central comment in the International Energy Agency’s most recent monthly report, pointing out that intuitively, precision attacks on Saudi […]

Ensayos de crudos y sus rendimientos de productos refinados

Articulo Original por : Por Raquelisa Arellano Resumen: Dada la complejidad del petróleo, cualquier refinería que se plantea el procesamiento de un crudo debe conocer detalladamente sus propiedades fisicoquímicas. Por ello, es requerido un ensayo o assay para su caracterización y para poder evaluar la factibilidad operacional y económica de su procesamiento. Al comparar los […]

West African oil potential 1999 to 2010

(Part 2 of the series “West Africa: Important for China, but still so for the US? – The importance for the US and China of sub-Saharan West African petroleum producers from 1999 to 2019”) “In terms of reserves, I think that West Africa could reach 100 billion barrels, which is equivalent to Iran or Kuwait” […]