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Energy & Resources: Company / Industry

A guide to research resources in Energy

Industry Research

Business Monitor Online
Quarterly market forecast reports on 14 industry sectors in 55 countries including Oil and Gas and Petrochemicals.

Cleantech i3
Insights into cleantech companies. PASSWORD REQUIRED; ask at Library Reference Desk for assistance. UCB access only

Energy Central Professional
News, data, company profiles for oil, gas, nuclear, and alternative energy. Use "News Quick Search"  and "Archive News" for older stories.

Engineering Case Studies Online:
Video and text material on engineering failures and successes. Contains documentaries, accident reports, experiments, visualizations, case studies, lectures and interviews. UCB.

IBIS World Industry Market Research
Research reports on U.S. industries, data includes market size, market share, major players, industry trend analysis. For industry information on China, see IBIS World: China and Global

Market Research Academic
Reports on energy: alternative and emerging markets and components such as wind, geothermal, ocean tidal, biofuels, energy services, solar, smart grid, advanced batteries, etc. UCB.

ProQuest Regulatory Insight
Administrative law histories organized by public law. Provides search to facilitate research into U.S. regulatory history. [1936-2016]

S & P's Capital IQ: Standard & Poor's Netvantage
Industry Profiles analyze 52 major industries, trends, key ratios and statistics, major players, operating conditions. Industries include natural gas, equipment, services, oil & gas production and marketing.

SNL Energy
Currently enrolled UCB students, faculty, and staff only. Users must create an individual login and password for access, using their UCB email address.
Covers electric power, natural gas, coal, and renewables industries. Content includes data on individual power plants; CME/NYMEX prices, futures, and swaps; news; and analysis.


Business & industry articles and trade publications.

Access World News.
U.S. International & California newspapers, Los Angeles, major metropolitan, Spanish-language news, Presidential eras. [1978- present.]

Business & Industry Database
Major U.S. and international trade journals, business publications, and national & regional newspapers and newsletters.

Local, national, international newspapers, business, trade publications, news wires. Includes The Wall Street Journal (1979-present) and the Financial Times.

Hoover's Online
Contains profiles of companies including history, financials, competitors, etc.

Mergent Online.
Best source for public company financials and SEC documents going back to 1994.

Thomas Register of American Manufacturers
Directory of US manufacturers, distributors and service providers with product details, include CAD drawings & product specifications.

News: Current events

ClimateWire. Updated Daily
Climate policy, business, the environment and society.

Energy Central Professional
News, industry data, and company profiles for the electric power, oil and gas, nuclear, and alternative energy sectors.

EnergyWire. Daily
Business, environmental, political issues on unconventional energy industry, expanding natural gas use to renewables

Environment  Energy News. Daily at 7:30 a.m.
Daily coverage of environmental, energy politics, policy.. federal agency appropriations, energy legislation, insiders go to track their environmental and energy issues in Congress.

Covers human impact on the environment. Includes scholarly, government and general-interest titles. Topics include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more.

GreenWire, Daily updates.
=Major environmental and energy action, Greenwire covers electricity industry restructuring to Clean Air Act litigation to public lands management.

OnPoint.  Daily TV / webcasts on energy news and interviews.
Webcast program featuring interviews and analysis with energy and environmental policy leaders.

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