The Take

Cutting commentary from those who know the most.


Oil and gas price forecast for 2014

Whither the world of energy prices during the next 12 months? Energy analyst Chris Nelder grades his 2013 oil and gas price forecast, and gazes into the crystal ball for his 2014 predictions.


U.S. architecture’s public enemy No. 1: the Tea Party

When it comes to architecture, this political party seems to oppose it all.


Monterey Shale isn't all it's fracked up to be

A detailed new report on California's Monterey Shale finds previous claims about its potential were vastly overstated.