Monthly Archives: April 2014


The Master Resource Report 2014-04-25 West Coast gasoline at $4 per gallon — Ouch!! The EIA reported this week that on the West Coast (PADD 5) the all grades price of gasoline is now over $4 per gallon. While oil in storage in the US is above the five year average range the volumes of… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2014-04-18 Two big consumers buy their own power generation Two consumers of electricity cover their concerns over the cost of power generation and potential risk associated with carbon emissions. Both Ikea and Cemex have announced the purchase of wind projects. Ikea has stepped up to a 98 megawatt wind project in… Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2014-04-11 The US top oil producing counties Drillinginfo posted a very interesting map and supporting data that highlights just how small the area producing half of US oil production really is. One highlight is that Kern County California is number three and it has been producing now for over 100 years…. Read more »


The Master Resource Report 2014-04-04 Natural gas prices: Do they reflect reality? Based on reports in the Wall Street Journal there is nothing to worry about since surging supply from shale gas will ride to the rescue before next winter. WSJ: With forecasts now indicating the bulk of the extraordinary cold U.S. winter is over,… Read more »