China’s Energy Demand to 2030

China, the most populous country with an economy second only to the U.S, is indeed shifting gears. Economic growth has slowed significantly and increasing instability in the financial markets (the recent volatility in the stock market is an example) hints at structural problems that may have more profound

Russia Can Bargain with OPEC

Russia Can Bargain with OPEC Summary: Russian production is coming off of its six year of growth, with output reaching a new post-Soviet high in early 2015. More than a few market watchers are speculating as to whether Russian leaders are ready to bargain with OPEC. The short answer is yes, Russia could realistically promise…