Monthly Archives: October 2013


The Master Resource Report 2013-10-25 There will be no report next week – November 1st. Since I will be presenting at the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting in Denver next week there will not be a report on November 1st. I am looking forward to all of the opportunities that this great meeting will… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2013-10-18 Study: US now top global liquids producer According to New York based PIRA Energy Group the US is now the world’s top petroleum liquids producer at 12.1 million barrels per day. So what? Upstream reported “The US total includes 7.4 million bpd of crude oil and condensate, 2.5 bpd of… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2013-10-11 Art Berman: Reflections on a Decade of Shale Gas. In this video Art Berman, Labyrinth Consulting Services, shares research into the economics of drilling and producing unconventional reservoirs in the United States during a presentation to the Houston Geological Society. He discusses the Eagle Ford, Haynesville, Barnett and other shale… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2013-10-04 The world’s largest commercial ship. The world’s largest containership owned by Maersk can hold 18,000 twenty foot container units (TCU) and is more than a quarter mile long. The new Triple E class ship will cut fuel consumption and carbon emissions by 50% per container unit. It is curious though… Read more »