Opposition grows to the pipeline designed to carry oil away from Alberta. No, not THAT pipeline. It’s Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain expansion project that faces new trouble.
Splitting differences provides a remorselessly unscientific perspective on a question important to oil and gas producers and comes with a possibly instructive or at least amusing analog in downstream-business history.
Linn Energy Inc.,
Houston, has found a buyer for the remainder of its California assets,
advancing the firm’s ongoing noncore divestiture program.
Seismic activity grew in central Oklahoma in the 18 months leading up
to Dec. 31, 2015, but declined markedly during the following year as
the state began to regulate oil and gas wastewater disposal more
aggressively, the US Department of Energy’s Fossil Energy Office (FEO) reported. Decreased oil and gas production in response to falling prices also played a part, it added.
The US Congress should substantially reform the federal Renewable
Fuel Standard and not waste time on a bill introduced in February by
senators from several farm states to expand volatility waivers for fuels
with higher ethanol blends, an American P…
Energy markets are adjusting effectively to near-term challenges,
with the oil market in particular adjusting in 2016 to the oversupply
that has dominated it in recent years, BP PLC said in the 66th edition
of its Statistical Review of World Energy.
The US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement extended the deadline for offshore oil and gas operators to coordinate their operations and retain their federal leases from 180 days a full year. The June 9 final rule extends the time allowed betw…
Eastern and central European countries have done the most so far to
start reducing their heavy reliance on Russia for their natural gas
supplies, speakers generally agreed at a June 7 Atlantic Council
discussion. But other nations will need to becom…
Virginia’s two US senators, Democrats Timothy M. Kaine and Mark R.
Warner, introduced legislation on June 7 that they said could provide
better opportunities for the public to comment as the US Federal Energy
Regulatory Commission considers proposed interstate natural gas pipeline
Fundamentals are in place for the US to become a weighty global LNG
supplier, but the federal government could accelerate the process by
simplifying, shortening, and changing the existing LNG export approval
process, an Atlantic Council issue brief …