The American Petroleum Institute’s president blamed rising U.S. carbon emissions in 2018 – after years of declines – on increasing energy demand from a strong economy and on pipeline shortages in areas like West Texas’ booming Permian Basin. API President and CEO Mike Sommers instead focused on how record-high U.S. oil and gas production is […]Read more "API: U.S. must grow oil and gas while reducing emissions – HoustonChronicle.com"
The oil and gas industry offers the most rewarding careers out there. They provide good pay, job satisfaction and the reward of doing important things. — Read on naturalgasnow.org/theres-no-better-career-than-one-in-oil-and-gas/Read more "There’s No Better Career Than One in Oil and GasNatural Gas Now"
U.S. oil suffers worst 1-day decline in about three months as risk assets get bludgeoned – MarketWatch — Read on www.marketwatch.com/story/us-oil-suffers-worst-1-day-decline-in-about-three-months-as-risk-assets-get-bludgeoned-2018-12-24Read more "U.S. oil suffers worst 1-day decline in about three months as risk assets get bludgeoned – MarketWatch"
The United States Geological Survey just identified the world’s largest unconventional oil and gas potential buried within the Permian basin, containing over 46 billion barrels of oil and 280 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. — Read on www.forbes.com/sites/arielcohen/2018/12/21/americas-oil-and-gas-reserves-double-with-massive-new-permian-discovery/Read more "America’s Oil And Gas Reserves Double With Massive New Permian Discovery"
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"
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"