Energy News for May 25, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Shell to Lay Off Another 2,200 Staff The Guardian: ExxonMobil Tried to Censor Climate Scientists to Congress During Bush Era Reuters: Oil Nudges $50 a Barrel as Investors Bet On Shrinking Overhang WLOS: Poop Power: Duke Energy Looking for New Ways to Boost Electricity Morning Consult: Report: Rooftop Solar Would Deliver Net Benefit to Nevadans The […]

Energy News for May 24, 2016

Washington Examiner: U.S. Top Oil and Gas Producer in 2015 Reuters:U.S. Refiners See Surprise Surge in Diesel Demand Reuters: Oil Falls for Fifth Day as Focus Returns to Growing Exports Utility Dive: The U.S. Needs More Transmission. One Midwest Project Could Provide a Collaborative Model E&E: House Debate to Feature Rifts Over Renewables, Climate The New York Times: New Solar Plants […]

Richmond Today Community Newsletter May 2016

producing the world’s cleanest fuels Refineries, like the one here in Richmond, are important to the Bay Area and State of California. From gasoline, to jet and diesel fuel, and lubricating base oils, the Richmond Refinery produces the products we use on a daily basis. learn more › all about hydrogen Refining crude oil into […]

California Water and Drought News for May 16, 2016

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel: Meeting the demands of the Colorado River Breitbart News: When Water Policy Kills Farming, Consumers Will Pay the Price NPR: California Agencies Send Mixed Signals On Drought Conditions Visalia Times-Delta: Governor seeking extra $5 million for drought relief Lake Tahoe News: No opposition to STPUD rate increases The Desert Sun: Latino leaders in the West focusing on […]

Energy News for May 16, 2016

Wall Street Journal: Saudi Arabia, Gulf Neighbors Suffer Ratings Downgrades on Oil Slump Financial Times: Goldman Sachs Emerges as Vast Natural Gas Player Business Insider: There Was an Unexpected Winner from the U.S. Oil Export Ban Bloomberg: Williams Says Energy Transfer Trying to Dodge 2015 Merger Terms Wall Street Journal: Oil and Gas Giants to Join Wind-Energy Battle, Says Dong […]

Energy News for May 13, 2016

Morning Consult: EPA Releases Landmark Methane Regulations for New Oil and Gas Sources Washington Examiner: GOP Blasts EPA Rules Targeting Fracking The Hill: Oil Lobby: Methane Rules Could Increase Emissions Wall Street Journal: Shell Shuts Well After About 2,100 Barrels of Crude Leak Into Gulf of Mexico Associated Press: Oil, Gas Industry Challenges Efforts to Protect Western Bird Wall Street […]

Energy News for May 12, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: EPA Ready to Issue Methane Limits for New Oil and Gas Wells Houston Chronicle: Federal Budget Cuts on Fossil Fuel Research Draw Republican Ire Associated Press: Study: Bakken Oil Field Leaks 275,000 Tons of Methane Yearly Reuters: Oil Prices Rise Toward Six-Month High, Tightening Supply The Philadelphia Inquirer: PSE&G Wants to Cover More Landfills With Solar […]

Energy News for May 11, 2016

Reuters: France Studying Possible Ban on Import of U.S. Shale Gas – Minister The Washington Post: As Firms Abandon Arctic Drilling, Obama Comes Under Pressure to Do More to Avert Dangerous Warming There The Hill: States, Chamber Back Keystone Lawsuit Against Obama UPI: Cheniere Energy Looking Better After LNG Shipments Associated Press: ExxonMobil Restarts Refinery Washington Examiner: Feds: Oil Industry Will […]

Energy News for May 10, 2016

E&E: Major $3B East Coast Gas Project Advances Reuters: Specter of Gasoline, Diesel Glut Reverses Oil’s Gains Bloomberg News: Stubborn Natural Gas Supply Imperils Best U.S. Rally in 14 Years The Wall Street Journal: U.S. Utilities Boost Investments in Wind, Solar Power E&E: Iowa Wind Boom Highlights Transformation in Midwest The New York Times: U.S. Denies Permit for Coal Terminal in […]

Energy News for April 27, 2016

Morning Consult: Offshore Drilling Supporters: Don’t Hold Low Gas Prices Against Us The Wall Street Journal: S&P Strips Exxon of Triple-A Credit Rating The Houston Chronicle: In Senate Hearing, Experts Warn of Uncertainty Around Oil Prices Washington Examiner: GOP Takes Aim at Dems’ Proposed Fracking Ban The Washington Post: Six Years Later, We’re Still Learning How Badly the BP Spill […]