A bubble in natural gas

Spot natural gas prices, 2002 to 2012, weekly

I’ve previously written about natural gas, in particular it’s volatility compared to oil. The chart above shows the price of natural gas over the past ten years. Clearly we’re reaching record lows in prices even as supply continues to increase. The chart below details the weekly [...]

Natural Gas – what’s not to like?

Spot price of natural gas compared to oil, Janurary 2009 to February 2012

With proven global reserves of 175,400 in billion cubic meters (2006), Natural Gas is being touted as the energy alternative that will free America from it’s dependency on foreign oil. Sometimes called the cleanest fuel source available, the by-products of [...]