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
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"
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)"
Enbridge Energy is requesting permission from residents and local governments to conduct land surveys in northern Wisconsin as it explores rerouting its Line 5 pipeline outside of the Bad River tribe’s reservation. Line 5 carries up to 540,000 barrels of oil and natural gas liquids per day from Superior to Sarnia, Ontario. On Thursday, an […]Read more "Enbridge Energy Conducting Surveys For Potential Reroute Of Line 5 Pipeline | Wisconsin Public Radio"
When car enthusiast John Hennessey started a YouTube channel more than a decade ago, he just wanted his Sealy auto modification shop to keep up with the times. Fast forward 12 years and Hennessey’s social media presence has exploded to 340,000 YouTube subscribers and 1 million Instagram followers watching his mechanics modify high-end cars and […]Read more "Courting millennials, Shell, Phillips 66 turn to social media influencers – HoustonChronicle.com"
Asia’s crude oil imports from the United States climbed to a record in August, but that may be as good as it gets for some time – and it’s not just the escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing to blame. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/column-russell-crude-usa-asia/column-asias-imports-of-u-s-crude-hit-record-but-pullback-likely-russell-idUSL3N25U1CCRead more "COLUMN-Asia’s imports of U.S. crude hit record, but pullback likely: Russell – Reuters"
Oil and gas industry invests billions in zero- and low-greenhouse gas emission technologies, writes R. Dean Foreman of the American Petroleum Institute — Read on http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2019/08/27/american-petroleum-institute-can-meet-demand-sustainably-editorials-debates/2136115001/Read more "American Petroleum Institute: We can meet energy demand sustainably"
EPIC Midstream Holdings LLC on Thursday began shipping crude oil on its 400,000 barrel per day (bpd) pipeline from the Permian Basin to the U.S. Gulf Coast, pushing Midland crude prices to the highest in six months, traders said. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/epiccrude-pipeline-startup/exclusive-epic-midstream-ships-first-crude-on-new-permian-line-to-gulf-coast-idUKL2N25B1SXRead more "EXCLUSIVE-EPIC Midstream ships first crude on new Permian line to Gulf Coast – Reuters"
Companies have proposed at least eight offshore oil-export terminals — many requiring billions of dollars in investment — that would stretch from off the coast of Brownsville to southeastern Louisiana and take advantage of a new flood of crude from the booming Permian Basin as several pipelines connecting West Texas and the Gulf Cast near […]Read more "The race to build offshore oil export terminals – HoustonChronicle.com"
Moody’s latest outlook for the global exploration and production business—which reflects its expectations for the fundamental business conditions in the industry over the next 12-18 months—is stable. — Read on http://www.ogj.com/general-interest/economics-markets/article/14036829/moodys-outlook-stable-for-global-ep-growthRead more "Moody’s: Outlook stable for global E&P growth | Oil & Gas Journal"