Alaska communities debate proposed location of LNG project

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska community has criticized the process used to select the terminus of the proposed $43 billion Alaska LNG Project, a report said. An environmental review by… — Read on www.apnews.com/14f426b0305d442eb4e5bfce11f52557 Advertisements

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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 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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Big Oil evacuates Gulf platforms as disturbance strengthens – Houston Chronicle

The top Big Oil operators in the Gulf of Mexico said Tuesday they are evacuating workers from most of their deepwater platforms in response to this hurricane season’s first major storm in the area. The potential hurricane, which would be named Barry if it continues to strengthen, is expected to travel westward along the Gulf […]

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Trump touts environmental policies, but says nothing of climate change | TheHill

President Trump touted his environmental successes in a speech from the White House on Monday that focused heavily on his steering of the economy and help for the nation’s energy sector, and that didn’t include the phrase “climate change” once. Flanked by Cabinet heads from the Department of Energy, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Interior Department, […]

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Encana subsidiary selling assets in Oklahoma’s Arkoma Basin for $165M | CBC News

Encana Corp. says its wholly owned subsidiary, Newfield Exploration Mid-Continent Inc., has signed a deal to sell its natural gas assets in Oklahoma’s Arkoma Basin for $165 million. — Read on www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/encana-newfield-sells-oklahoma-arkoma-basin-assets-1.5203644

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Exclusive: Plains’ Cactus II oil pipeline to begin line fill in a week – source – Reuters

Plains All American Pipeline LP’s 670,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Cactus II oil pipeline system from the Permian basin to the Corpus Christi, Texas area will commence line fill within a week, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Thursday. — Read on www.reuters.com/article/us-plains-all-amer-cactusii-exclusive/exclusive-plains-cactus-ii-oil-pipeline-to-begin-line-fill-in-a-week-source-idUSKCN1TS2XJ

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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 www.theadvocate.com/content/tncms/live/

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U.S. Oil, Gas Output Surges the Most Ever for a Single Country – Bloomberg

U.S. natural gas and crude oil production increased last year at the fastest pace ever for a single country. — Read on www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-11/u-s-oil-gas-output-surges-the-most-ever-for-a-single-country

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Strengthening the Energy Sector’s Cyber Preparedness

The Department of Energy (DOE) in March 2018 released a 52-page report outlining its multi-year strategy to improve cybersecurity. In the report’s introduction, Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker noted that — Read on www.powermag.com/

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Energy secretary: US aims to making fossil fuels cleaner

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Trump administration is committed to making fossil fuels cleaner rather than imposing “draconian” regulations on coal and oil, U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said… — Read on apnews.com/491888c04e3244d4a4e473e7978f47cc

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