According to Energy Voice on Friday, the Brent price for March sales is £69.37 after breaking through the $70 price on 12th January. See:
This comes as predictions are repeated that prices will rise further as demand soars in Asia and US stockpiles fall faster than expected. See:
I’m not seeing much sign of this story outside of the specialist industry outlets. Surely, the Scottish mainstream media have a duty to keep their audience up to date. It’s looking like the familiar strategy of bias by omission so its up to us on social media to keep sharing and wearing down the case against independence.
Remember it only costs $12 to $15 per barrel to raise the oil so the profit margins are now immense and ripe for taxation.