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Center of Middle East Oil, Saudi at War inYemen

The low oil price scenario  initiated by OPEC , ie Saudi Arabia as U. S. production grew, may be short lived, if Yemen bombing by the Saudi Arab partners  expands  to combat Iran’s reach  as it expands.  For a good discussion of the dangers … Continue reading

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Global Warming-Climate Change Fact or Fiction??? Role of the Methodist Church

On Wednesday February 25, 2015 I presented the subject talk. to the Memorial United Methodist Church Men of Action breakfast. When I published “The World Energy Dilemma”  I thought was the issue was false then  and after a couple more … Continue reading

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Energy Forecasters Caught, Which Way from Here Up or Down for Oil Prices

The Saudi’s have embarked on a dangerous course to maintain market share  Since they are still the center of Middleast oil, the largest reserves, the only country with surplus oil capacity and a big bank supply of cash.  Other countries, … Continue reading

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Saudi Oil Minister Interview with MEES Concerning Recent OPEC Decision Not To Cut Production

There is a lot of discussion concerning OPEC’S recent decision  not to cut back oil production in view of the increaing production from U. S Shale and an apparent weaking in World oil demamd.  That decision has led to a … Continue reading

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Climate Change: Facts and Fictions Dr. W.C. Riese Adjunct Professor Rice University

Dr. Riese presentation to the Houston Geological Society was right on and I recommend you connecting to link below to view his presntation.  This presntation was May 12, 2014 http://youtu.be/d09cJ1i9M3o Four conclusions Dr. Riese makes are 1. ” All of the … Continue reading

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Powers Presentantion to San Antonio Book Foundation Goes Well

On Feb 20, 2014 Lou Powers author of “The World Energy” Dilemma spoke to some 110 gathered at the Plaza Club in down Town San Antonio.  The luncheon was well attended and raised money for the San Antonio Book Foundation Following … Continue reading

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Powers to Be Keynote Speaker at San Antonio Public Library Foundation Power Lunch Feb 20, 2014

Lou Powers author of The World Energy Dilemma will be speaking at a luncheon sponsored by the San Antonio Public Library Foundation on 20th of February at 11:30 AM on the 21st floor of the Frost Bank Tower, Plaza Club.  … Continue reading

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Former Cabinet Officer Ken Salazar Interior Secretary touts Keystone Pipeline and Fracturing

Speaking at the NAPE Business Conferance in Houston Texas on February 5, former Secretary Salazar came out full bore for the XL pipeline and touting fracturing as an enviourmentally safe way to unleash the billions of barrels of shale oil … Continue reading

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U. S crude production surges to 25 year high

U.S. crude production rose to the highest level in a quarter century, as the shale drilling boom in states such as Texas and North Dakota cut the need for foreign oil.  The  United States pumped 8.075 million barrels a day … Continue reading

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Mexican energy reform seen attracting up to $20 billion annually in foreign investment

The Mexican Congress’ approval of a bill to end a 75-year state oil monopoly is expected to generate billions in additional foreign investment a year. JP Morgan Chase puts the number at up to $15 billion annually, while Capistran says … Continue reading

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