Opinion

Preparing for a new oil world

Boris Ivanov, founder of GPB Global Resources discusses how the fuel oil industry can begin to prepare for the new oil world. With BP cutting 10,000 jobs and further gloomy job losses across the energy, manufacturing and travel industries, it’s clear COVID-19 is having a profound impact on the cornerstone industries of our economy.

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UKIFDA encourages homeowners to start biofuel transition

In a campaign launched by UKIFDA the 2.18m households who use oil across the UK and the Republic of Ireland, are being advised on a transition plan to decarbonise the heating in their homes through the use of biofuels.

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Calls for investment in hydrogen

The man behind plans for 3,000 hydrogen buses across the UK says a report by think-tank Policy Exchange, calling for more capital investment in hydrogen, is exactly the kind of action the UK government should be taking.

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Highs and lows of the oil price drop

The dramatic fall in oil prices in April 2020 will go down in history, and whilst it was bad news for the industry, it provided welcome financial relief to households fuelled by heating oil. As the first wave of

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New UK Global Tariff gets positive response

Peter Davidson

The UK government has marked a key step on the road to an independent UK international trade policy, by announcing the UK’s new MFN tariff regime, the UK Global Tariff (UKGT) on 19 May.

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Solving the industry recruitment challenge

Boris Ivanov

Industries across the world are experiencing a coronavirus paralysis. Even the oil industry, which for many has been able to continue in relatively normal terms

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OMJ anticipates oil market movements

Ian Moore, director of the Oil Market Journal (OMJ) shares his insight into oil market movements from March and April this year.

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Free oil? Not today …

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Following the news that West Texas Intermediate (WTI) Futures traded at negative prices for the first time in history last week there has been rampant social media

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Longer term impacts of coronavirus on the UK and Ireland’s oil industry

We discuss with Boris Ivanov, founder and managing director of GPB Global Resources B.V., the broader impacts of coronavirus on the oil industry

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