How Alternative Fuel Companies Will Compete With $50 Oil

April 28, 2015 | State of the Market Report

As oil price dropped from $100 per barrel to $50 per barrel in the last year, the ability of alternative fuel producers to compete has taken a major hit. In this report, we examine 25 companies claiming cost competitiveness with $50 per barrel oil, digging into their technologies, feedstocks, and commercial plans to determine whether they are likely or unlikely to compete with cheap oil.

Coverage Area

  • Owning the Energy Transition

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Alternative fuels space shaken, but not broken by low oil prices
  • Finding clarity in a world of outlandish claims and promises
  • Identifying companies likely to compete with cheap oil

Lead Analyst

Managing Consultant, Energy


Andrew Soare

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