15 October 2019

Global Energy Briefing No.181: International Energy Markets and Company Strategies (English/Deutsch)

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All you need to know: Global Energy Briefing No 181 (46pp) covers the latest trends in international oil, gas and coal markets, and highlights major energy company news and strategy updates.

Major topics of this edition:
(1) A new CEO for BP (Bernard Looney): Which strategic changes can be expected? We look back at the Dudley era and the challenges ahead for the most “American” supermajor in Europe.

(2) Big Oil or Big Energy? We compare the latest low-carbon investments of oil companies and identify leaders and laggards.

(3) ENI and Equinor: Major strategic steps and missteps

(4) North Sea: Trends in oil/gas ownership

(5) Wind turbine industry: Further steps towards a global oligopoly

(6) Season 4, Episode 11: EDF and Hinkley Point C – The race is on – who can build the most expensive nuclear plant in the world ?

(7) Global oil markets: The latest data, price and market trends. Shale oil trends, OPEC strategy and price outlook.

(8) Global natural gas markets: The latest price and market trends for the European, US gas markets and global LNG.

(9) Global coal markets: Latest trends in […]

16 September 2019

Global Energy Briefing No 180: International Energy Markets in August/September (Deutsch/English)

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All you need to know: Our first newsletter after the summer break, Global Energy Briefing No 180 (32pp) covers the latest trends in international oil, gas and coal markets, including the attack on the oil infrastructure in Saudi Arabia.

We provide a first assessment of the Abqaiq assault and look at the overall oil supply and demand picture. Our second focus is the stubborn weakness of European gas markets and the (related) trends in global LNG markets. Finally, we examine the events in global hard coal markets, China in particular. We conclude with a brief look at the latest surge in European power prices and the downturn in carbon prices.


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19 July 2019

Global Energy Briefing No 179: International Energy Markets in July (Deutsch/English)

By |2019-07-27T15:24:24+02:00Friday, 19 July 2019|Categories: coal markets, international gas markets, Newsletter, oil markets|0 Comments

All you need to know: Our second July newsletter Global Energy Briefing No 179 (32pp) covers the latest trends in international oil, gas and coal markets. We focus on recent oil price movements, OPEC and US shale oil outlook; the second focus is on European gas and global LNG markets as well as the recent coal revival in Asia. We conclude

10 December 2018

Global Energy Briefing No 170: Global Energy Markets in December (English Edition)

By |2019-05-20T13:07:36+02:00Monday, 10 December 2018|Categories: coal markets, electric vehicles, gas price, international gas markets, Japan, oil markets|0 Comments

The current edition of our newsletter Global Energy Briefing (No.170) reports on prices, trends and events on the international energy markets. Topics are among others:

(1) Oil price outlook after OPEC/Russia-Decision

(2) US gas prices surge by more than 40 per cent; but sink  in negative territory in Permian Basin

(3) EU/Asian gas markets – relaxed winter outlook

(4) Hard coal markets: Prices down; weak 2019 outlook

(5) Power markets: Japan – back to nuclear

(6) Electric car markets: strong US numbers; China new all-time high in October; EV market share 7 per cent by December?