Anti-Pipeline Activism Isn’t Generating More Investment in Renewable Energy – Texans for Natural Gas — Read on www.texansfornaturalgas.com/antipipeline_activism_isnt_generating_more_investment_renewablesRead more "Anti-Pipeline Activism Isn’t Generating More Investment in Renewable Energy – Texans for Natural Gas"
Expanded Texas Shipping Lane Could Help Cut Trade Deficit By $50 Billion – Texans for Natural Gas — Read on www.texansfornaturalgas.com/texas_shipping_lane_cut_trade_deficitRead more "Expanded Texas Shipping Lane Could Help Cut Trade Deficit By $50 Billion – Texans for Natural Gas"
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico state economists on Monday affirmed forecasts for a major financial windfall to state government linked to a booming oil sector despite recent fluctuations in energy prices, as the governor’s office passes from Republican to Democratic control. Democratic Gov.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham has set as top priorities an increase […]Read more "Oil sector boosts state government fortunes in New Mexico"
EIA projects that U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) export capacity will reach 8.9 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) by the end of 2019, making it the third largest in the world behind Australia and Qatar. Currently, U.S. LNG export capacity stands at 3.6 Bcf/d, and it is expected to end the year at 4.9 […]Read more "U.S. liquefied natural gas export capacity to more than double by the end of 2019 – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)"
The Senate voted Wednesday to advance President Trump’s nominee to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) despite Sen. Joe Manchin’s (D-W.Va.) surprise vote against him. — Read on thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/419952-senate-advances-trump-energy-pick-after-manchin-flipsRead more "Senate advances Trump energy pick after Manchin flips | TheHill"
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices jumped nearly four percent on Monday after the United States and China agreed to a 90-day truce in a trade dispute and Canada’s Alberta province ordered a production cut, while exporter group OPEC looked set to reduce supply. Brent crude futures rose $2.23 to settle at $61.69 a barrel, […]Read more "Oil surges almost 4 percent on trade truce, expected supply cuts | Reuters"
U.S. natural gas exports to Mexico hit a new record amid sagging production south of the border. Mexico imported about 6 billion cubic feet of natural per day from the United States in August, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported late Thursday afternoon. — Read on m.chron.com/business/energy/article/U-S-natural-gas-exports-to-Mexico-hit-new-record-13432621.phpRead more "U.S. natural gas exports to Mexico hit new record – Houston Chronicle"
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency lifted its annual blending mandate for advanced biofuels by 15 percent for 2019, while keeping steady the requirement for conventional biofuels like corn-based ethanol, according to an agency document seen by Reuters on Thursday. The mandate includes 4.92 billion gallons for advanced biofuels that can be made […]Read more "Exclusive: EPA lifts advanced biofuel mandate for 2019 – document | Reuters"
The U.S. recently became the world’s biggest producer of crude oil. The ongoing oil boom has transformed Great Plains towns like Watford City, North Dakota. — Read on www.npr.org/2018/11/23/669198912/after-struggles-north-dakota-grows-into-its-ongoing-oil-boomRead more "After Struggles, North Dakota Grows Into Its Ongoing Oil Boom : NPR"
Oil futures drop Wednesday to settle at their lowest in more than a year, sending U.S. prices sliding toward $50 a barrel, on the back of a 10th straight weekly rise in U.S. crude stockpiles. — Read on www.marketwatch.com/story/oil-prices-churn-as-us-inventory-climb-expected-2018-11-28Read more "Oil settles at lowest in over a year, with U.S. prices sliding toward $50 – MarketWatch"