Energy News for June 12, 2017

Reuters: Exxon calls NY prosecutor’s climate change probe ‘harassment’ in filing The Wall Street JournalThe New York Times: Qatar Renews Commitment to OPEC Oil-Cutting Strategy Economic Times: US natural gas exports to offer hedge against Russia: Energy Secretary Rick Perry Capital Gazette: State to monitor air quality near Pasadena power plant by this fall The Associated Press: Competition for offshore […]

Energy News for June 9, 2017

Financial Times: Boost for London bid to land Saudi Aramco IPO UtilityDive: What makes a successful utility-led community solar program? Washington Examiner: Grid watchdog raises alarm over solar panel problems The Associated Press: New coal mine touted by Trump opens in Pennsylvania Quartz: $15 billion worth of coal power plants are on sale in India but nobody wants to buy […]

Energy News for June 8, 2017

CNBC: Trump brings ‘reality’ to Middle East by backing ‘wake-up call’ to Qatar, says Saudi oilman The Washington Post: Trump’s plan to cut basic energy research finds an unlikely opponent: oil executives The New York Times: Digging the Graveyard of Oil’s Past Capitol Media Services: Four plead innocent to charges in utility-based bribery case MPR News: Utility’s plan to build […]

Energy News for June 7, 2017

Houston Chronicle: Texas oil companies add 12,000 jobs in six-month drilling surge, economist says The Wall Street Journal: Russia’s Rosneft Stake Sale Came With a Twist: Moscow Always Wanted It Back The Wall Street Journal: Long Promised, the Global Market for Natural Gas Has Finally Arrived Financial Times: US utilities under pressure to cut emissions further Los Angeles Times: California […]

Energy News for June 6, 2017

The Hill: Trump proposes seismic tests for Atlantic oil drilling Washington Examiner: Environmental groups sue EPA for moving to repeal fracking rules Reuters: Big oil, small U.S. towns see new reward in old production technique Tyler Morning Telegraph: Experts: Huge reserves under East Texas will power region’s economy UtilityDive: PJM auction results could push nuke operators to ‘double down’ on […]

Energy News for June 5, 2017

Reuters: U.S. considers possible sanctions against Venezuela oil sector – officials The New York Times: Exxon Emissions Costs Accounting ‘May Be a Sham,’ New York State Says UtilityDive: Utilities post-Paris: Uncertainty rules power sector as Trump shatters climate consensus The New York Times: The Biggest, Strangest ‘Batteries’ The Wall Street Journal: Sunrun Opens Internal Probe into Alleged Manipulation of Sales […]

Tesoro Acquires Western Refining to Become Andeavor

Today, Tesoro announced their acquisition of Western Refining. This will bring their refining capacity to 1.1 million barrels and result in more than 3,000 retail stations and 13,000 employees. With this acquisition, Tesoro will be adopting a new company name – Andeavor, and logo. Click here for a fact sheet on Andeavor.

Energy News for June 1, 2017

Bloomberg News: Trump ‘Self-Help’ Infrastructure Plan Irks State, Local Leaders E&E News: Perry picks Texas consultant to lead grid study E&E News: Western governors fret as Zinke ponders review of grouse plans Reuters: Coal, solar fall on climate deal The Wall Street Journal: Oil Prices Climb Before U.S. Stockpile Data Reuters: LNG sellers, Asian buyers spar as contract fight brews amid […]

Energy News for May 31, 2017

The Hill: President meets with EPA chief on Paris climate pact Washington Examiner: Perry plans clean energy trip as Trump decides on climate deal Bloomberg BNA: Barrasso Agenda Heavy on Public Works, Light on Environment The Washington Post: Whatever Trump decides on Paris, he’s already put the brakes on climate action E&E News: Wildlife, renewables take back seat to oil […]

Energy News for May 30, 2017

Axios: Trump tells confidants U.S. will quit Paris climate deal The Hill: EPA chief puts new spotlight on cleanup program The Guardian: Coalition votes to allow Clean Energy Finance Corporation to invest in carbon capture Reuters: Pre-OPEC short covering left oil price poised to fall The Wall Street Journal: Oil Slips as OPEC Meeting Disappoints The Wall Street Journal: Why U.S. […]