Oil companies idle production as U.S. Gulf Coast braces for hurricane | Reuters

HOUSTON (Reuters) – Offshore platforms and one refinery along the U.S. Gulf Coast shut down on Sunday as they prepared for a second hurricane strike in less than a month. Phillips 66 PSX.N began shutting its 255,600 barrel-per-day (bpd) Alliance, Louisiana, refinery as Tropical Storm Sally was forecast to pass just west of the plant, 24 miles […]

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Trump extends Florida offshore drilling pause, expands it to Georgia, South Carolina | TheHill

President Trump on Tuesday moved to block oil and gas drilling off the coasts of Florida, Georgia and South Carolina until mid-2032, a decade longer than drilling is currently delayed off Florida’s Gulf Coast.  “I will sign a presidential order extending the moratorium on offshore drilling on Florida’s Gulf Coast and expanding it to Florida’s Atlantic […]

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Hurricane Laura has minimal impact on Calcasieu Pass LNG – Offshore Energy

The company noted that the hurricane made landfall in Louisiana early in the morning of Thursday, August 27, and passed directly over the project site. A walk-through inspection of most areas of the site following the storm confirmed that the project site’s robust storm protection system, including a perimeter wall and storm water pumping system, […]

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Offshore oil and gas production is crimped by Gulf storms | AP News

Offshore oil and gas production is crimped by Gulf storms By DAVID KOENIG August 23, 2020 Oil and gas production in the Gulf of Mexico was slowed Sunday by the approach of two storms that led companies to remove workers from more than 100 offshore platforms. The Interior Department said that based on company reports […]

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U.S. oil companies slash Gulf of Mexico production as storm bears down – Reuters

U.S. oil producers on Wednesday cut nearly a third of Gulf of Mexico crude output as what could be one of the first major storms of the Atlantic hurricane season threatened offshore oil production and began soaking Louisiana with heavy rains. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/us-storm-gulfmexico/u-s-oil-companies-slash-gulf-of-mexico-production-as-storm-bears-down-idUSKCN1U51LJ

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Louisiana’s offshore oil port exports surge to new record amid trade turmoil | Business | theadvocate.com

Louisiana Offshore Oil Port is becoming a major world oil trading hub, with record U.S. oil production transforming the nation’s only deep-water offshore oil port from its previous role as — Read on http://www.theadvocate.com/content/tncms/live/

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Trump administration offshore drilling plan due ‘in coming weeks’: official | Reuters

The Trump administration’s revised five-year program to expand offshore drilling in most federal waters will be released “in the coming weeks,” an Interior Department official said on Wednesday, after months of opposition from coastal state lawmakers opposed to exposing their shorelines to oil and gas exploration. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-oil-offshore/trump-administration-offshore-drilling-plan-due-in-coming-weeks-official-idUSKCN1QN2XB

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 Breaking the Gas Ceiling™: Women in the Offshore ♀il & Gas Industry by Rebecca Ponton

Breaking the Gas Ceiling™: Women in the Offshore ♀il & Gas Industry Rebecca Ponton, a freelance writer and is currently self-employed as a petroleum landman.

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