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John Licata

John Licata is the Founder & Chief Energy Strategist of Blue Phoenix Inc. and the author of “Lessons from Frankenstorm: Investing for Future Power Disruptions”, a 2013 Wiley e-book on the future of energy post Sandy. His ability to cross-pollinate idea generation and analysis of both traditional and unconventional global energy markets has been documented in the global media for north of a decade by the likes of Bloomberg, CNBC, BNN, Yahoo! Finance, Reuters Insider and Fox Business Channel. John is a proven Strategist with over fifteen years of commodity research experience and unique content creation which has made him a highly sought out public speaker for viewpoints related to the future of energy. Prior to launching Blue Phoenix Inc. in 2005, John held research and trading positions at Dow Jones, Salomon Smith Barney, BrokerageAmerica and on the floor of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX). John graduated from Saint Peter’s University with a B.S. in Economics and he received his M.B.A. from the Executive MBA Program at NYU’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business.

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This Brand New TV Series Will Change Your Mind on Climate Change

This new documentary highlights the peril of man-made carbon and the realities of climate change in a way that is more personal than anything I've seen before.

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bluephoenixinc published an article 9:19 AM

Can Nuverra Stop Fracking Earthquakes?

Increased regulation and heightened focus on the environment could finally give shares of Nuverra a reason to attract investor attention, in a good way.

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bluephoenixinc published an article 9:08 AM

Is Weatherford International Ltd Hiding Something?

Asset sales are one thing, but continued tax shelters may be too much for some investors of this oil service name.

Thu Apr 10

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Pipe Dreams: Is Cheniere Energy Inc’s Stock Gased?

Trading reliance on Russian gas with newly exported gas from the States may not be the solution Europe needs.

Fri Apr 4

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bluephoenixinc published an article 11:25 AM

Does Coal Have a Future?

Coal stocks have been thrown under the bus, but could a carbon risk report from an energy behemoth attract investors back to the space?

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bluephoenixinc published an article 11:21 AM

New UN Report Released This Week Supports Nuclear Energy

The UN's IPCC has garnered much attention for its views on climate change, but it's another report that may be very supportive for the nuclear sector.

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bluephoenixinc published an article 9:24 AM

EU Members Should Clean Their Own Energy Mirror

With Russia threatening to further raise energy prices and withhold supplies, Europe must focus on becoming self-sustaining when it comes to energy.

Thu Apr 3

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bluephoenixinc published an article 11:36 AM

Key Climate Report Should Boost Carbon Negative Allure

A UN report revealed that climate change will increasingly be a global issue that requires immediate actions, something that makes us more inclined to support carbon-negative technologies.

Fri Feb 14

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bluephoenixinc published an article 10:07 AM

Beauty Really Is Skin-Deep for This Driller

With costs rising for offshore drillers, there could be a move by this driller to welcome joint venture partners to reduce financial pressure and risks.

Fri Feb 7

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bluephoenixinc published an article 10:01 AM

Why Burying Power Lines Sounds Better Than It Really Is

Moving overhead power lines undergroud seems like a no-brainer, but could the idea create even more problems for utilities and consumers alike?

Wed Feb 5

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Winter Hurricane May Crimp Natural Gas Production

Investors typically associate hurricane events with the summer season, yet increasing developments in unconventional drilling may cause a similar production shortfall in the winter thanks to the polar vortex.

Sun Feb 2

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bluephoenixinc published an article 1:21 PM

The New Wildcard in the U.S. Energy Poker Game

Natural gas prices are at the highest levels in four years, yet many were not prepared for this.

Fri Jan 31

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Is Obama's "All of the Above" Energy Policy Flawed?

At what point do energy independence and the social cost of carbon collide when it comes to U.S. power sources?

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Did This Refining Giant Just Give Investors a Hidden Message?

There has been a lot of naysayers on ethanol but rising margins and new feedstocks are hard to ignore which may bode very well for this industry player.

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bluephoenixinc published an article 11:14 AM

What Was Missing From Obama's State of the Union Address?

With climate change acknowledged, is the U.S. making a mistake by endorsing an all-of-the-above energy policy?

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bluephoenixinc published an article 10:23 AM

Mr. President, Bring on Energy Storage!

During President Obama's State of the Union address, the focus for energy was really on natural gas and, to some degree, solar, but should his agenda be aimed more strongly at this area?

Sun Jan 26

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The Sochi Olympics Could Present Global Energy Complications

Oil majors have been wrestling with investing in Russia for years, so now under the Olympic spotlight, let's hope the Games focus on sport and not security lapses.

Fri Jan 24

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bluephoenixinc published an article 10:38 AM

Uranium Stocks Awake Like Lazarus

The uranium ETF is at the highest levels since September, and miners in the space are showing signs of investor interest three years post-Fukushima, so is now the time to get back into the sector?

Thu Jan 23

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bluephoenixinc published an article 9:37 AM

Jamaica's Bobsled Team and Offshore Wind Have Much in Common

The underdog story is one that grips the hearts and minds of many sports fans around the world, and that's something that may also soon correlate with the offshore wind industry right here in the U.S.

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bluephoenixinc published an article 9:16 AM

The World's Richest Minds Addressed Specific Energy Issues in Davos

The World Economic Forum in Davos is a place where leaders, corporate executives and deal movers/shakers congregate to exchange ideas about the future and this year there is a underlying focus on energy we'd like to examine.

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