Good day! And as we make it to the end of another week, crude oil is pushing on to a multi-month high on a combo of a weaker dollar and geopolitical tension, overlooking some bearish-tilted monthly reports from the EIA, IEA, and Opec, as well as some mixed economic data. As for natural gas, more moderate weather conditions (innit beautiful?!) and outlooks have sent the bulls charging to the sidelines. Snacks ahoy!
–The globalization of energy demand.
–The Brave New Energy World. (great summary of BP statistical report).
–10 benefits of being a dog owner!
–Why hurricane season doesn’t worry natgas traders anymore.
–Nigerian cook survives 2 days under sea in air bubble.
–Brent, Cushing and $3.50 gasoline.
–10 things you might not know about India.
–Cheap natural gas means US nuclear renaissance is on hold.
–16 brain foods to make you more productive.
–Infographic: how houses have become more energy efficient in the last 20 yrs.
–22 maps of how Americans speak totally differently. (h/t various people for forwarding!)
The Burrito Deluxe Award of the Week goes to base jumping to celebrate your 102nd birthday.
The Burnt Burrito Award of the Week goes to the fastest-growing fossil fuel …coal.
Have a rip-roaring weekend!