Energy and Capital Archives
Biotech Drugs Boom
The Emergence of Small Biotechs - 2013-12-06
Small biotech companies are starting to give Big Pharma a run for its money. And IPOs are booming in current market conditions...
Shell (NYSE: RDS.A, RDS: B) Kills Plans for Louisiana GTL Plant
+Oil Outlook 2014 - 2013-12-06
Though US stores of natural gas are high, Royal Dutch Shell has cancelled its plans for a GTL plant on the Gulf Coast.
Oil Outlook 2014
Let the Boom Times Roll - 2013-12-06
Energy and Capital editor Keith Kohl takes a look ahead at what's in store for the U.S. oil industry in 2014.
The Top 5 Disruptive Technologies of 2014
An Investor's Guide to Disruptive Innovation - 2013-12-06
Understanding disruptive trends is a critical component for any technology investor, as they will often indicate the winning and losing players in this space.
Colorado Shale Investments
Fighting Fracking Bans - 2013-12-06
A number of Colorado cities have decided to ban fracking, going against state law. But the Colorado Oil and Gas Association is fighting back.
Dumb Money Biotech
Investing in Innovus Pharmaceuticals (OTC: INNV) - 2013-12-06
Innovus Pharmaceuticals (OTC: INNV) exploded 40% during intra-day trading today...
Will These Oil Companies Invest in Iran?
Iran Engages in Oil Talks - 2013-12-05
Iran is already gearing up for a removal of its sanctions, engaging in talks with Western oil production majors...
The New Space Race Just Got Cheaper
This Will Be a Game Changer - 2013-12-05
This morning, after its third try, SpaceX safely and successfully put a very expensive piece of equipment into space for $200 million less than its competitors.
Marathon (NYSE: MPC) Reveals $4 Billion Cash Flow Strategy
+Investors Pony Up $4.2 Million for Pipeline Robots - 2013-12-05
In the interest of stabilizing its cash flow over the next three years, Marathon Petroleum plans to invest more heavily in its midstream businesses, which includes pipeline transport and its Speedway convenience stores.
Boosting Natural Gas Demand
The Age of Infrastructure Growth - 2013-12-04
Natural gas production is high. The next step is boosting demand. And a number of companies have plans to start using natural gas for everything from cargo ships to trains...
Egypt Offers $1.5B Payback to Oil Companies
+The Million-Barrel Daily Oil Jackpot - 2013-12-04
Racked with political and social upheaval, Egypt hopes to convince oil investors not to abandon hope for the country yet.
Investors Pony Up $4.2 Million for Pipeline Robots
Sneak Attack on U.S. Pipelines! - 2013-12-04
The crumbling infrastructure spans the entire United States, but a new army of pipeline robots are being developed and deployed to repair more than 900,000 miles of water mains.
Keystone XL to Come Online
Keystone's Southern Portion Gets Green Light - 2013-12-04
TransCanada (NYSE: TRP) announced that part of its Keystone XL pipeline will come online in January...
The Million-Barrel Daily Oil Jackpot
From OPEC to NO-PEC - 2013-12-03
Keith Kohl reveals to readers the only sure bet in oil today.
Shell's (NYSE: RDS.A) Offshore LNG Facility Takes Major Step Forward
+Groundbreaking FDA Decision - 2013-12-03
Shell has passed a major milestone in its goal of making the world's largest floating liquefied natural gas facility.
A New Direction for E-Readers
Crucial Stakeholder Reveals New Product - 2013-12-03
The consumer e-reader market has shrunk due to the prevalence of affordable, full-color LCD tablets, but a new type of device could turn things around for e-paper.
An Easy Way to Access Bitcoin - 2013-12-03
In Turkey's Ataturk Airport, travelers can find a kiosk that allows them to change their foreign currency into Bitcoins...
U.S.-Canada Pipeline Approved!
Infrastructure for Canada's Tar-Sands - 2013-12-03
A cross-border pipeline supporting Canada's tar-sands in Alberta has finally been approved! But it isn't what you expect...
Investing in the Magnolia LNG Project
Another U.S. LNG Project Moves Forward - 2013-12-02
U.S. LNG projects, like the Lake Charles, Louisiana Magnolia LNG project, are moving forward. But are they going quickly enough?
Woodford Shale Stocks
Not Just a Natural Gas Play - 2013-12-02
Investors have been shying away from the Woodford shale because of the low natural gas prices plaguing producers. But natural gas isn't the only thing this play has to offer...
Hess (NYSE: HES) Sells Indonesian Stake to the Tune of $1.3B
+Waste-to-Energy Investing - 2013-12-02
As a part of its strategy to eliminate high-risk assets from its portfolio, Hess has sold two of its Indonesian properties for over a billion dollars.
A Groundbreaking FDA Decision
Investing in Next Generation Sequencing - 2013-12-02
These recently approved devices, and the similar ones that will follow, are set to completely disrupt the conventional model of medicine...
Amazon Drones: Not Ready for Takeoff
The Sweet Promise of Half-Hour Delivery - 2013-12-02
Amazon wants to dot the sky with smiling octocopter drones that deliver packages in half an hour or less. Is this futuristic goal possible?
Dirty Robots! - 2013-11-27
The next generation of waste-to-energy technology could come in the form of bacterial robots. These are robots that can turn wastewater into electricity and usable biogas. The robots are housed in fuel cells and can transition your sink and toilet drains into power-producing utilities.
Arkoma Basin Investing
Other U.S. Shale Plays Show Potential - 2013-11-27
U.S. shale plays like the Marcellus and Eagle Ford may be receiving all the hype, but the Arkoma Basin has some real winners in its boundaries...