Breitling Energy News & Events

Read about company news, mentions of Breitling Energy in various news outlets, and upcoming events Breitling is involved with.

Saudi Arabia-Iran Conflict Could be a Flashpoint (

Chris Faulkner, CEO of Breitling Energy, often dubbed in the media as the “frackmaster” because of his staunch support of hydraulic fracturing, is warning of panic in the Texas oilfields, as the oil price plummets. He predicts the US fracking boom will end if oil stays in the 30s, and a return to conventional drilling […]

US shale outlook in focus at Abu Dhabi forum (

The outlook for US shale this year and beyond, which has been thrust into the forefront of world affairs in light of crisis in China and the Middle East, will be discussed at a forum in Abu Dhabi, UAE, this week. Breitling Energy Corporation chairman and chief executive officer Chris Faulkner will speak at the […]

The Saudi Arabia-Iran Conflict Will Not Move the Needle on Oil Prices Much (

The rising tension among Saudi Arabia and Iran, two Middle East countries who are major producers of crude oil, could push prices down even further amid the prolonged oil glut and uncertainty of their conflict, but have remained unchanged so far. The persistent oil global surplus remains a significant issue among their squabble as the markets reacted […]

Oil price outlook to dominate Energy Forum

Abu Dhabi: Drop in oil prices and other developments in the energy sector like Opec policy and its impact on shale drillers is expected to dominate discussions at the 7th Gulf Intelligence Energy Forum in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. Oil prices have dropped by more than 60 per cent since June 2014 as production outpaces […]

Breitling Energy CEO Keynotes Prominent UAE Energy Forum

Dallas, Texas – January 7, 2016 – Breitling Energy Corporation (OTCBB:BECC) Chairman and CEO, Chris Faulkner, has been invited as the keynote speaker at the 7th Gulf Intelligence UAE Energy Forum next Tuesday in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Faulkner will address the outlook for US shale in 2016 and beyond to kick-off the one-day conference, which […]

Gasoline Prices to Hit Six-Year Low, Could Dip Further As Oil Glut Persists

The decline in crude oil prices will persist as the extended global oil glut has pushed them to six-year lows. Crude oil prices have not only hit all-time lows in 2015, but the downward pressure continues and could stretch out into 2016 as the issue with the oversupply has not dissipated, said Chris Faulkner, CEO […]

The Fracking Truth Author Chris Faulkner

Oil Executive: Why America Should Not Export Its Oil Now

Congress has finally put the oil export ban on the table, wrapped up in a burrito of pork-laden spending that will cost tax payers nearly $1 trillion, and that’s just over the next 10 months. From $400 million for a new FBI headquarters to tax breaks for racehorses, film productions and NASCAR tracks, this bill […]

Faulkner: Why Friday’s OPEC Meeting Will Be Insignificant, Like OPEC Itself

Here is the proposed agenda for Friday’s OPEC meeting in Vienna: 10:00 – Convene Noon – Adjourn 16:00 – Hold a press conference That’s it. Oh, and probably plenty of forged smiles and photo ops before, during and after. However, if we could somehow peel the curtain back and see the real picture, things are […]

Faulkner: Backroom Politics Killed the Keystone XL - What the Media Didn’t Report

Senator John Hoeven (R, ND) appeared on Fox News last week and in about 45 seconds chronicled the timeline of the Keystone XL pipeline’s demise that hasn’t shown up on any other media, to no surprise of this author. According to Senator Hoeven (following personal conversations with the Canadian Government and Trans Canada), the events […]

OPEC’s December Meeting Will Have To Address Financial Woes

OPEC’s dominos keep falling with nary a hint of a budge from the policy that sent oil prices tumbling last year, and now, OPEC’s internal discord is at its highest level since 2011. That’s when the 12-member cartel bickered all year before Saudi Arabia obviously played their strong card, forcing their 30.3 million barrel per […]