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Feature: US Election 2016 and Trump administration

January 20, 2017
President Donald Trump's picks for his Cabinet appear to back up his campaign pledges to boost US oil and gas production and streamline infrastructure approvals.
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US Secretary of Energy nominee Rick Perry said Thursday he would protect the research budgets for climate science, renewable energy, fossil fuels and other programs, but he had no insight into President-elect Donald Trump's reported plans to slash major offices within the agency.
Trump Interior pick considering reversing Obama designations
President-elect Donald Trump's pick as interior secretary Tuesday said he will review President Barack Obama's decision to block oil and natural gas drilling in most US Arctic waters and suggested a reversal of recent national monument designations may be in the works.

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Washington (Platts)--20 Jan 2017 312 pm EST/2012 GMT
Donald Trump took the oath of office Friday promising to bring jobs back to the US and put America first in matters of trade and foreign affairs.
Washington (Platts)--20 Jan 2017 121 pm EST/1821 GMT
An "American First Energy Plan" posted to the White House's website as US President Donald Trump took office Friday promises to "embrace the shale oil and gas revolution."
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Commodity Pulse video

Oil outlook 2017: Can oil companies put the pain of the price slump behind them?

2017-01-19 09:22:52 EST

We discuss the impact of OPEC-led oil cuts, the prospects for US shale producers, the scale of a potential uptick in spending, and moves to grow exposure to natural gas.


January 18, 2017
Wholesale electric power prices in the US are starting 2017 by ticking upward, lifted by firmer natural gas prices, which overall has caused coal generation to take some of gas generation’s share in the overall fuel mix.
November 14, 2016
In October 2016, new gas balancing schemes were rolled out in Italy and Spain. We look at the initial impact on liquidity and the feedback from market participants.
November 10, 2016
It's a much different picture for American natural gas, coal and power than just a few days ago as the US energy industry eyes a future under President-elect Donald Trump.
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Price Focus

Spot natural gas prices throughout the Northeast have remained relatively low this winter as continued unseasonably mild weather has depressed regional gas demand. Prices have remained well below the double-digit dollar highs set during the prior two winters.

The Barrel Blog

January 20, 2017
We consider commodity prices during President Barack Obama's tenure and will track how they change during President Donald Trump's time in office.
January 19, 2017
Over the past two years, the Middle East has grown into a recognized demand center because of increasing imports from both traditional buyers and new market entrants.
December 14, 2016
Late 2016 and 2017 will be a crucial time for Mexico’s energy reform to turn from a mere agenda to actions, including work on the upstream pipeline system.
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Published February 2016

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