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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4 hours ago

Re: World oil glut will continue

Oh and your excuse smells really bad, back to the ignore bin.

Tim

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Whenever Tim is shown to be wrong he puts you in his make believe ignore bin.

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:33 PM

Re: World oil glut will continue

EIA has been flat footed for the last 10 months on oil forecasting. They missed the down turn of oil prices totally.

So did everyone else. Nobody thought the US would be able to bring so much production on line in such a short time. [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:21 PM

Re: World oil glut will continue

Whoa. He stole his whole post from that article.

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PSU,

Ever heard of forgetting to add the link?

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:50 PM

Re: World oil glut will continue

I think it is customary to post the link when you swipe someone else's writing? Putting numbers in front I suppose makes it harder to detect?

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I forgot to add the link. People do forget things. Happens all [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:40 AM

Re: World oil glut will continue

EIA doesn't seem to agree with your supply & demand estimates for the next couple years.

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EIA has been flat footed for the last 10 months on oil forecasting. They missed the down turn of oil prices [more]

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jaagu posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:47 PM

Wheat in Britain 8,000 years ago

26 February 2015

Wheat was present in Britain 8,000 years ago, according to new archaeological evidence.

Fragments of wheat DNA recovered from an ancient peat bog suggests the grain was traded or exchanged long before it was grown [more]

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jaagu posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:31 PM

World oil glut will continue

There is now a huge world surplus of oil with more coming on stream in the next few years, a growing surplus of gas, a flattening of energy demand growth everywhere because there has been a step change in energy-use efficiency and there will be a lot [more]

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 11:03 PM

Re: News from the Energiewende

The nation of Germany is already converting Coal-fired power plant exhaust gas Carbon Dioxide into hydrocarbons, into organic chemicals that can, and do, serve as substitutes for the same compounds ordinarily derived from natural petroleum; and, [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:07 PM

Re: Ugly nuke fight in Georgia

1. Fanning thinks CB&I and Westinghouse will eventually pay for the delays.

2. You can see that the interest rate (discount rate) is an important part of the calculation.


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1. As I said before, [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:22 PM

Re: Ugly nuke fight in Georgia

Go back and read what he said. He didn't say the construction cost is going to be less. He said the cost to the ratepayers is going to be less than previously estimated.

- Pete

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Please explain [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:35 AM

Re: Unsafe oil & gas pipelines

Works for me. Maybe you need some help from IT.

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:34 AM

Re: Ugly nuke fight in Georgia

From 1998, these CANDU-6 units were built on a turnkey basis, on schedule and under budget, by Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd (AECL) as phase III of Qinshan nuclear power plant near Shanghai.

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One exception, [more]

Fri Feb 27

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jaagu posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:22 PM

Unsafe oil & gas pipelines

This is an interesting engineering article about the scary facts about oil & gas pipelines in the USA. Below are some highlights:

Product is moved through high pressure transmission pipelines either by compressors or by pumps. Most [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:45 PM

Re: Putin Opponent Shot Dead in Moscow

It's ok. Putin will probably go to his funeral.

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This does not bode well for Putin. He is desperate. It will get uglier and he will be less and less liked by the Russian people. They do not want another [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:41 PM

Re: Ugly nuke fight in Georgia

And Fanning notes that Southern expects the project, when completed, will cost its customers less than was originally forecast.

Georgia Power, the Southern subsidiary that owns 46 percent of the plant, had projected that paying for the plant [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:30 PM

Re: Ugly nuke fight in Georgia

With that title I was afraid I'd missed a story about the other Georgia.

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I took Desert Dave's approach of making sensational titles.

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jaagu posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:33 PM

Ugly nuke fight in Georgia

Chicago Bridge & Iron says they should not be liable for any of the $247 million in penalties that are due for delays at the Plant Vogtle nuclear project in Georgia.

CB&I said in the Charlotte Business Journal that there was no [more]

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 2:00 PM

Re: UK wind power continues to grow ...

they don't have much fossil fuels........ and near zero NG reserves....

they are at the mercy of the Russians....

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They have both coal and NG. They do not import Russian NG.

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Thu Feb 26

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jaagu posted to the Climate Change board. 10:43 PM

UK wind power continues to grow ...

The contribution of renewables towards keeping the lights on more than doubled from 6.8 per cent in 2010 to 14.9 per cent in 2013, according to the Office of National Statistics. Nuclear power, at 19 per cent, is in slow decline – no new power [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:21 PM

Re: Greece blinks

The Greek stock market celebrated.

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The German stock market made new all time highs!

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