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Capitol Crude: The US Oil Policy Podcast | Commodities Spotlight | Metals Meltdown | Global Oil Markets | OPEC Outlook | Brussels to Beijing: Commodity policy in Europe and Asia

Listen to in-depth weekly analysis of US oil policy news from our senior editors covering the Capitol.

December 11, 2017 (13:29)

Capitol Crude gets a crash course in geology to understand the potential for Permian Basin operators to use recycled water when drilling wells.

December 04, 2017 (12:04)

Capitol Crude talks with Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa al-Khalifa, Bahrain’s oil minister, who sees a major crude supply crunch looming in the global market as investments dry up and US shale is likely to decline soon.

November 27, 2017 (26:05)

Is peak oil demand a myth? Capitol Crude goes to Georgetown University to debate how electric vehicles, technology, policy and petrochemicals (and more) will influence whether demand for crude oil will peak around 2030.

November 20, 2017 (9:02)

After decades of debate, drilling for oil and natural gas in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge appears closer than ever, but there are a lot of open questions and moving parts.

Listen to our analysis of key news and pricing issues from across the commodity markets.

November 27, 2017 (5:34)

The latest on alumina and aluminum prices and the impact of the anticipated smelter output cuts in China.

November 24, 2017 (3:56)

S&P Global Platts agriculture team takes a look at the delicate political issues in Zimbabwe following Robert Mugabe's resignation, and investigate the potential impacts on sugar and ethanol production within the breadbasket of Africa.

Listen to in-depth monthly analysis of steel markets from our senior editors across the globe.

November 24, 2017 (5:13)

A meeting hosted by Italian steel distributors’ group, Assofermet, in Milan provided a glimpse into the China Iron & Steel Association’s strategy for winning over Europe.

Listen to our analysis of key oil price movements across the globe.

November 16, 2017 (9:09)

Saudi Arabia, with its anti-corruption purge, has been much in the headlines lately, as has kingdom's state-owned oil company, Saudi Aramco, with much speculation over its long-mooted public listing.

Listen to monthly OPEC oil news, interviews and analysis.

November 07, 2017 (27:26)

With the producer group meeting on November 30, this month's S&P Global Platts OPEC Outlook podcast takes you behind the scenes for an insider view of how journalists and analysts spend OPEC week.

Listen to our monthly analysis of how rules and regulation impacts global commodities markets.

October 26, 2017 (8:22)

The EU is taking steps to prevent Brexit from inadvertently crashing the EU carbon price next year. In this podcast, we discuss the policies, price impacts and next steps for the European carbon market.

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