Scientists have said for more than a century that emitting carbon dioxide by burning fossil fuels heats up Earth’s atmosphere. But, until recently, industry representatives and their political allies have avoided acknowledging the link publically. — Read on http://www.houstonpublicmedia.org/articles/news/energy-environment/2020/01/14/357367/texas-biggest-oil-and-gas-industry-group-accepts-role-in-climate-change/ Advertisements
Oil prices were up about 1% to the highest in more than three months on Thursday, boosted by hopes that the China-U.S. trade fight would soon come to an end and by a report showing lower U.S. crude inventories. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-up-1-at-highest-since-september-on-trade-pact-and-crude-supplies-idUSKBN1YU02MRead more "Oil up 1% at highest since September on trade pact and crude supplies – Reuters"
MORGANTOWN, W. V.a. – The West Virginia University Extension Service, Safety and Health Extension is offering oil and gas job training for high school seniors through a partnership with the Diversified Gas & Oil Corporation. “Most high school graduates entering college or going directly into … — Read on wajr.com/wvu-extension-offers-oil-gas-program-to-high-school-seniors/Read more "WVU Extension offers oil & gas program to high school seniors | 104.5 FM & 1440 AM | The Voice of Morgantown | Morgantown, WV"
U.S. Federal Gulf of Mexico crude oil production to continue to set records through 2020 – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) — Read on http://www.eia.gov/todayinenergy/detail.phpRead more "U.S. Federal Gulf of Mexico crude oil production to continue to set records through 2020 – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)"
The oil field services company is seeing reduced activity in its Rockies customers, so 650 people in Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and North Dakota were affected. However, the company is offering the majority of them the option to move to other operating areas where it’s expecting higher demand, according to a company statement. “Making this […]Read more "Halliburton cuts hundreds of jobs in the Rockies – Houston Business Journal"
A deep dive into the nation’s oil and gas reserves and production recently was undertaken by Ernst & Young LLP, looking at reserve disclosure information from 2014 through 2018. That period ranges from the triple-digit prices of early 2014 through the crash to near $30 a barrel in early 2016 and the price recovery since […]Read more "Study details Permian’s role in reserves growth – Midland Reporter-Telegram"
TC Energy Corp’s Marketlink oil pipeline, from Cushing, Oklahoma, to Nederland, Texas, was restarted on Friday after it was shut down last week due to Tropical Storm Imelda, a company spokesman said on Monday. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/us-tc-energy-oil-marketlink/marketlink-oil-pipeline-gulf-coast-terminals-restarted-after-storm-imelda-idUSKBN1W81TIRead more "Marketlink oil pipeline, Gulf Coast terminals restarted after storm Imelda – Reuters"
Drones attacked Abqaiq facility in Saudi Arabia and the Khurais oil field run by Saudi Aramco early Saturday morning, the kingdom’s interior ministry said, sparking a massive fire at a crude processing plat essential to global oil supplies. The closure will impact nearly 5 million barrels of crude processing per day, affecting 5 percent of the world’s […]Read more "$100 Oil? Drone Strikes Halt Half Of Saudi Crude Production | OilPrice.com"
U.S. natural gas production continued to increase in August, setting a new daily production record of 92.8 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) on August 19, 2019, according to estimates from IHS Markit. Natural gas production also set a new monthly record in August, averaging more than 91 Bcf/d for the first time. In the […]Read more "U.S. natural gas production reaches a new record despite low prices – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)"
Snow depths on Alaska’s North Slope have thinned this year, the University of Alaska Fairbanks said in a study, creating a possible obstacle for exploration in part of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge thought to harbor more than 7 billion barrels of oil. — Read on http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-09-07/alaska-snow-cover-thinning-may-pose-hurdle-for-refuge-drillingRead more "Alaska Snow Cover Is Thinning and May Cause Problems for Drilling – Bloomberg"