Welcome to the latest edition of the Energy Recap. This week, we're taking a look at another sustainable energy topic: ethanol. For a thorough overview of this fuel source, check out this section of the EIA's site on renewable energy. And below are few articles that discuss some recent happenings in ethanol:
- "U.S. Ethanol Group Clashes With Icahn Over Details Of Biofuels Negotiation"
- "5 Things You Need To Know About The 'Food Vs. Fuel' Debate"
- "Brazil To Double Corn-Based Ethanol Production In 2018"
- "The Long Road To Cellulosic Ethanol"
We'd love to get your take on ethanol as a renewable energy source, so please leave a comment below.
Energy Articles of Note
"Transocean Shrinks In Size: Company And Industry Implications" By Vladimir Zernov
"3 Probable Asset Sales ConocoPhillips Has On The Horizon" By Callum Turcan
Energy Sector Bankruptcies for the Week Ended March 24, 2017
Here's a list of the most recent bankruptcy announcements in the energy sector:
We should note two items from Tuesday, March 21: Ultrapetrol (NASDAQ:ULTR) said that it expects to emerge from Chapter 11 on March 31, and private E&P company, Chaparral, announced that it has emerged from bankruptcy (hat tip to Seeking Alpha author Raw Energy for the latter info).
Feel free to add anything that we might have missed in the comments section below.
U.S. Oil Rig Count
As per Baker Hughes, the number of active U.S. oil drilling rigs rose again this week.
Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report and Summary
Natural Gas Rig Count
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