Natural gas has climate change-fighting qualities environmentalists can’t imagine – HoustonChronicle.com

Methane could replace steel and all the greenhouse emissions associated with it.

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Expanded Texas Shipping Lane Could Help Cut Trade Deficit By $50 Billion – 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_deficit

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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)

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 […]

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U.S. natural gas exports to Mexico hit new record – Houston Chronicle

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.php

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Outgoing Michigan governor pushing for Great Lakes pipeline – ABC News

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder hopes to use the final weeks of his tenure to lock in a deal allowing construction of a hotly debated oil pipeline tunnel beneath a channel linking two of the Great Lakes — a plan his successor opposes but may be powerless to stop. The two-term Republican and his team are […]

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Forecaster: Houston economy has recovered from downturn – HoustonChronicle.com

The Houston economy has largely recovered from the two-year oil downturn that began in 2014 and economic indicators suggest solid growth ahead for the region, according to analysis by a University of Houston economist. The local economy, after struggling in recent years, is again adding jobs at a strong pace, supported by oil prices above […]

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Judge blocks Keystone XL pipeline | TheHill

A federal judge blocked the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline Thursday, saying the Trump administration’s justification for approving it last year was incomplete. In a major victory for environmentalists and indigenous rights groups, Judge Brian Morris of the District Court for the District of Montana overturned President Trump’s permit for the Canada-to-Texas pipeline, which the president signed shortly […]

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Colorado election: Proposition 112, which would have increased oil and gas setbacks, fails

Colorado voters rejected Proposition 112 in the state’s first referendum on oil and gas setbacks. Results as of late Tuesday stood at 43 percent in favor and 57 percent against. It fared better in Larimer County, with 47 percent of the vote in unofficial results Tuesday evening. The measure needed 50 percent to pass. Had Proposition 112 […]

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Enbridge puts Tex-Mex Valley Crossing natgas pipe into service | Reuters

(Reuters) – Enbridge Inc (ENB.TO) said on Friday its $1.6 billion Valley Crossing natural gas pipeline from Texas to Mexico entered service on Oct. 31. The 165-mile (266-km) Valley Crossing project is designed to carry up to 2.6 billion cubic feet per day (bcfd) of gas from Texas to help Mexico meet growing demand for […]

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EPA to kick off comment period for methane pollution rule rollback | TheHill

The public comment period will soon begin for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) controversial proposal to ease the Obama administration’s methane pollution standards for oil and natural gas drillers, according to the Federal Register. The proposed change will be published Monday in the Federal Register. EPA will then accept comments from companies, environmental groups, states and […]

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