Archives for June 2015

Why Buffett Bet A Billion On Solar

Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE: BRK-B) is sitting on about $55.45 Billion in cash and has decided that the time is right to begin investing some of it in Solar Electricity (i.e. Photo-Voltaic Arrays in the desert). Buffet has always … [Read more...]

The Dark Side Of The Shale Bust

The fallout of the collapse in oil prices has a lot of side effects apart from the decline of rig counts and oil flows. Oil production in North Dakota has exploded over the last five years, from negligible levels before 2010 to well over a million … [Read more...]

The Evolution of Economic Warfare and the Oil Weapon

In the age of derivatives, swaps, and electronic money transfers, a new form of warfare has emerged: financial warfare. Recently, the US has passed sanctions on countries such as Syria, Venezuela, and North Korea , but the majority of energy … [Read more...]