Move Aside Lithium – Vanadium Is The New Super-Metal

The lithium ride was a great one. Cobalt, too. All they needed was their Elon Musk moment, which came in the form of the Nevada battery gigafactory. The next Elon Musk moment... Read more »

$100 Oil Is A Distinct Possibility

An oil price spike is starting to look increasingly possible, with a rerun of 2008 not entirely out of the question, according to a new report. The outages from Iran are worse... Read more »

The Downside For Oil Is Limited

More than two weeks of nearly uninterrupted price gains for crude oil ended this week, with the rally running out of steam. The question is what happens next? Oil prices posted steep... Read more »

The Fed Is Driving Down Oil Prices

The U.S. dollar has jumped to its strongest level in nearly a year, raising questions about how a strong greenback could act as a drag on debt and oil demand in much of the... Read more »

Emerging Market Meltdown Could Undermine Oil Rally

Saudi Arabia and Russia just destroyed the oil price rally, potentially putting an end to all the speculation about what the group might do next. But higher production doesn’t necessarily mean higher... Read more »

A New Lithium War Is About To Begin

It’s the modern gold rush. Around the world, the most sought-after mineral isn’t a precious metal, nor is it oil and gas…it’s lithium. Lithium, or “white petroleum” as some call it, has become a crucial element... Read more »

Tips for a Graceful Post-Retirement Life

Retirement: It’s nice to get out of the rat race, but you have to learn to get along with less cheese – Gene Perret Luxurious and convenient post retirement life is a... Read more »

Nova Scotia announces Doctor friendly Immigration Stream

In an attempt to fill in the void for general physicians, family physicians and specialty physicians, in the province, Nova Scotia has created a new immigration stream that promises to ease the... Read more »

5 Record Breaking Gemstones Even Billionaires Can’t Buy

As Elizabeth Taylor once said: “I adore wearing gems, but not because they are mine. You can’t possess radiance, you can only admire it.” It’s a good philosophy, because when it comes... Read more »

Clean Oil That Only Costs $20

The United States is in the midst of an energy revolution. Oil production has risen by 5 million barrels per day (bpd) since 2010, an increase of nearly 100 percent. New technology, particularly... Read more »