Energy News for August 16, 2017

The Hill: Court rejects greens’ challenge to Texas natural gas export project Bloomberg: Why Blackstone Is Betting $7 Billion on Natural Gas Washington Examiner: Energy Department to sell 14 million barrels from Strategic Petroleum Reserve E&E News: Gas flaring rises despite N.D. regulations The Wall Street Journal: KPMG to Pay $6.2 Million to Settle SEC Claims of Audit Failures Reuters: China […]

Energy News for August 15, 2017

Bloomberg: U.S. Oil Drillers Keep Pressure on OPEC With Record Shale Output E&E News: Disaster, decline and hope for an aging mega project Washington Examiner: Colombia’s Ecopetrol announces shift to shale oil amid Mike Pence visit Platts: Chatterjee’s vision for US FERC includes shoring up coal’s place in fuel mix Forbes: Ex-NSA Analyst Raises $10 Million To Stop Hackers Destroying […]

Energy News for August 14, 2017

Bloomberg: Fast, Dirty Natural Gas Plants Get Boost From Electric Cars The Intercept: Exxon Mobil Is Still Pumping Toxins into Black Community in Texas 17 Years After Civil Rights Complaint The Associated Press: U.S. rig count decreases by 5 this week to 949; Texas loses 7, Okla. unchanged Reuters: Santos eases Australia gas supply fears in power plant deal […]

Energy News for August 11, 2017

Washington Examiner: GOP senators warn Trump to refrain from oil sanctions on Venezuela Reuters: IEA says strong oil demand growth helping market rebalance The Wall Street Journal: British Columbia Vows to Block Pipeline Expansion Utility Dive: Report: Utilities donate more to Republican candidates than to Democrats Washington Examiner: Trump’s FERC chairman says lack of quorum was historic Reuters: Staid utility investing […]

Energy News for August 10, 2017

Reuters: Startup Permico joins crowded field looking to build Texas NGL pipelines Washington Examiner: Activists build solar ‘blockade’ along Keystone XL pipeline route The Wall Street Journal: OPEC Says Crude Output Rose in July Reuters: In political storm, Venezuela state-run oil company PDVSA drifts further Morning Consult: Energy Lobby Heavyweights Pressure Pennsylvania GOP to Block Shale Tax Marketplace: What a West […]

Energy News for August 9, 2017

The Hill: Tribes ask court to shut down Dakota Access pipeline Reuters: Petrochina’s refinery, gas fields and pipelines unaffected by Sichuan quake Reuters: Innovate, cut costs: how a Russian oil firm navigates global supply curbs The State: SC lawmakers to review utilities after nuclear project fails Capital Public Radio News: Utilities Could Install EV Charging At Beaches, Schools Under CA […]

Energy News for August 8, 2017

Washington Examiner: Keystone XL pipeline faces key challenges to its approval The Wall Street Journal: A Gusher of Cash at Suncor The Denver Post: BP makes big natural gas find near Colorado border in San Juan Basin Bloomberg: Chinese Gas Sellers Sidestep State Giants to Exploit Demand Surge Platts: Mexico expects participation in repeat auction for natural gas pipeline capacity […]

Energy News for August 7, 2017

Politico: Why are these billions in pipeline projects stalled? Reuters: Keystone XL pipeline fate in balance as Nebraska opens hearings Bloomberg: Big Oil’s Dream of $65 Billion Hidden Off Norway Is Fading Away The Associated Press: Senate Jams Shale Tax, Industry Permits Into Unhappy Package The Detroit News: Energy chair rips regulators in electric choice fight The Idaho Statesman: A changing […]

Energy News for August 4, 2017

Reuters: Goldman Sachs buys into Aramco $10 billion loan as it seeks IPO role – sources Bloomberg: The Oil Trader Known as ‘God’ Is Closing Down His Main Hedge Fund Reuters: U.S. shale oil producers cannot shake impulse to keep pumping Platts: Italy passes law delaying end of regulated natural gas, power tariffs to 2019 The Wall Street Journal: Puerto […]

Energy News for August 3, 2017

CNBC: OPEC wants oil above $50, but US shale producers won’t play along Reuters: Sanctions gap lets Western firms tap Russian frontier oil Bloomberg: How the Wild Shale Race May Be Harming the U.S. Oil Trove The Houston Chronicle: As the oil patch demands more water, West Texas fights over a scarce resource The Billings Gazette: Montana’s regulators are putting […]