Brian Whary

Energy Reporter
Brian G Whary

Brian G. Whary is a veteran energy market reporter currently covering oil and oil product futures markets for DTN's energy segment team. As a recent addition to the team, Brian is slated to provide additional coverage of West Coast oil products as well as enhanced coverage for renewables such as ethanol and biodiesel.

As a group leader and product manager, Brian has developed new market coverage, indexes and analytics for Bloomberg LP, Dow Jones Indexes, Argus, Platts, OPIS, BTU Publications and Energy News Today. Brian has more than 20 years of experience writing energy market commentaries and news as well as developing new product applications and decision-making tools for the energy trading and risk management community.

Brian has also worked as an energy business analyst for Houston-based Structure Consulting Group LLC, now part of Accenture Consulting, to develop standardized training manuals for a power plant fuels software implementation project at Central Louisiana Electric Co., earning Structure Consulting's first ever Allegro-certified subject matter expertise in bulk commodities.

Brian's market focus includes expertise in energy futures, oil, natural gas and gas liquids, Canadian oil sands, electricity, LPGs, renewable energy, coal, weather, and emissions markets. Brian also has considerable experience in energy and commodity index building and methodology development, having developed successful daily spot steel indexes for Dow Jones Indexes, now part of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange's index portfolio.

Brian graduated from Rutgers University with a bachelor of arts degree in journalism, and served 20 years in the New Jersey Army National Guard, culminating with a successful company commander position.