Energy and Capital Archives
Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) Funds SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY)
Solar Leasing Thrives - 2013-05-17
SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY) is receiving help for its solar leasing program from Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS)...
Utica Shale: Boom or Bust?
Our Natural Gas-Fueled Future - 2013-05-17
The verdict on whether the Utica Shale play will turn out to be a boom or bust.
Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) to Shed Government Loan
Repaying Loan Early - 2013-05-17
Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) is at it again to prove the naysayers wrong. Now, it's repaying its DOE loan early...
Shell (NYSE: RDS-A) Middle Eastern Oil Investments
Shell Eyes Iraq and Saudi Arabia - 2013-05-17
Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE: RDS-A) is one of the few international oil companies eyeing oil prospects in Iraq...
BG Group Focuses on LNG - 2013-05-16
Oil and gas company BG Group (LSE: BG) is shifting its focus to LNG as demand ramps up in Asia...
Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI) Coal Exports
$400 Million in Investments - 2013-05-16
Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI) isn't allowing problems with one coal export terminal to discourage, as the company plans to funnel more investments into exports...
Oil Price Manipulation
European Commission Probes Major Companies - 2013-05-16
BP (NYSE: BP), Statoil (NYSE: STO), and Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE: RDS-A) are under investigation regarding the manipulation of oil prices...
Japan Solar Investing
Japan Pours Silver into Solar - 2013-05-15
As Japan hurries to replace the power capacity it lost after shutting down most of its nuclear plants, silver companies are benefiting...
Tesla Investment Opportunities
Read THIS Before You Buy Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) - 2013-05-15
Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) blew the doors off, and now electric cars are unstoppable.
U.S. Becomes Oil Superpower
U.S. to Oust Saudi Arabia - 2013-05-15
A recent IEA report estimates that the U.S. is on track to become the top oil-producing nation by 2017, and this could upset the global oil markets...
Natural Gas Pipeline Investing
Fast-Tracked Pipeline Approval - 2013-05-15
Natural gas production companies have slowed down production as low prices combined with lacking infrastructure hurts profitability. But the pipeline problem could soon ease...
Australian Shale Gas Investing
Chevron (NYSE: CVX) Enters Farm-In Deal - 2013-05-14
Chevron (NYSE: CVX) has entered a farm-in deal with Australia's Beach Energy (ASX: BPT) to explore the nation's Cooper Basin...
U.S. Nears Widespread Natural Gas Exports
A Decision Right Around the Corner? - 2013-05-14
As natural gas production companies in the U.S. continue to struggle under the low prices, a decision on exports could be closer than we think...
Striking Oil Down Under
12 Billion Barrels or Bust - 2013-05-14
Energy and Capital Editor Keith Kohl tells readers about an unlikely source for future oil profits.
Low Gas Prices on High Oil Production
Relief at the Pump - 2013-05-14
As we approach the summer months, gasoline prices are below last year's average. And they're about to go down even more...
Texas LNG Export Investing
Companies Approach Export Terminal Approval - 2013-05-13
Exxon Mobil (NYSE: XOM) is planning construction of an LNG export facility in Texas, but it's still awaiting additional DOE approval...
$7 Billion Pipeline Company
Merger to Create Major Midstream Company - 2013-05-13
Crestwood Mistream Partners LP's (NYSE: CMLP) buyout of Inergy LP (NYSE: NRGY) will create a $7 billion midstream company with access to every U.S. shale formation...
Kansas Oil Production
Oil Production Up, Gas Falls - 2013-05-13
Kansas has been riding high on growing oil production, but low natural gas prices have damaged gas production...
Investing in U.S. Natural Gas Exports
LNG Export Explosion... Buy Now! - 2013-05-13
The DOE is still reviewing applications for LNG export terminals, but natural gas exports are virtually guaranteed. Invest accordingly.
Exxon Gambles on Gas
Is Big Oil Going Bust? - 2013-05-10
Keith Kohl tells readers what lies ahead for ExxonMobil, showing investors how they can get one step ahead of Big Oil.
Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Silences Critics on Profitability
Nearly Perfect Consumer Reports Score - 2013-05-10
Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) has officially reported its first quarter of profitability, and that in addition to a stellar Consumer Reports rating has sent the stock skyrocketing...
New Zealand's Bakken
New Zealand's Massive Oil Potential - 2013-05-10
New Zealand just recently discovered it sat atop massive oil potential, and the nation is looking to exploit this...
Shell (NYSE: RDS-A) to Develop World's Deepest Oil Well
Shell's New Milestone - 2013-05-10
After BP's rig blowout, deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico was halted. But now Shell (NYSE: RDS-A) is returning with the aim of drilling the world's deepest well...
Investing in Natural Gas Exports
All Sides Weigh In - 2013-05-09
The argument for U.S. LNG exports is getting louder as ex-senators and the nation of India weigh in on the matter...
A Brief History of New Zealand Oil
New Shale Discovery "Literally Leaking Oil and Gas" - 2013-05-09
Geologists have discovered at least 300 spots where oil and gas are bubbling at the surface.