Energy News for October 19, 2016

Morning Consult: Agencies Call for Safety Reforms in Response to Methane Leak The Wall Street Journal: Nevada Voters Weigh Deregulation of Electricity Market Morning Consult: Jewell to Urge FERC to Approve Major Dam Removal Project in Oregon, California Electric Light & Power: Siemens signs wind power service agreement in Thailand TechCrunch: SolarCity to offer Airbnb members up to $1,000 cash back […]

Energy News for October 18, 2016

The Hill: Feds update oil, gas royalty system for federal land EnergyWire: Oil bets big to hold GOP Congress, sits out Trump-Clinton brawl Washington Examiner: Analysts: Next president will have to deal with rising oil prices Reuters: Dakota Access construction equipment set ablaze in Iowa: sheriff The Guardian: Diesel farms set to win lucrative contracts to back up U.K. National […]

Energy News for October 17, 2016

Bloomberg News: What OPEC’s Oil U-Turn Missed: Peak Demand Keeps Getting Closer Bloomberg News: Putin Promises ‘Real’ Privatization as Rosneft May Buy Shares Bloomberg News: Iran Kicks Off Oil-Development Tender to Woo Foreign Investors Alaska Dispatch News: Valdez hydropower project makes utility all-renewable in summer The Washington Post: The U.S. government just made its biggest clean energy purchase ever Financial […]

Energy News for October 14, 2016

Morning Consult: Voters Oppose Offshore Drilling in Poll Commissioned by Environmental Groups The Hill: Sanders, Dem senators press Obama to halt ND pipeline Columbus Dispatch: Rate increase OK’d for FirstEnergy Utlity Dive: Big Sky solar: On the long, hard road to net metering reform in Montana PV Magazine: U.S. Navy, California Energy Commission partner on renewable energy Daily Caller: Nevada Solar […]

Energy News for October 13, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Texas, Once a Star, Becomes a Drag on the U.S. Economy The New York Times: Saudi Arabia, Where Even Milk Depends on Oil, Struggles to Remake Its Economy Reuters: Bolt cutters expose vulnerability of North America’s oil pipeline grid The Hill: WH: Federal officials investigating pipeline shutdowns Bloomberg News: Fight Pipeline, Drill for Oil: Either Way, Tribes Want Control […]

Energy News for October 11, 2016

Bloomberg News: Putin Says Russia Ready to Join OPEC Effort to Limit Oil Supply Morning Consult: Oil-Well Drilling Drops Only Slightly in Q3 The Wall Street Journal: Diamondback Energy No Longer Pursuing Acquisition Talks Morning Consult: Dakota Access Opponents Unswayed by Court Decision Favoring Pipeline The Associated Press: NorthWestern to seek more power capacity amid coal closures Bloomberg News: BHP to […]

Energy News for October 10, 2016

Bloomberg News: OPEC’s Quiet Man Remains at Heart of Cuts Deal Nobody Saw Coming The Wall Street Journal: Asia Soaks Up Iran’s Post-Sanctions Oil The Hill: Court denies tribe’s request to halt pipeline construction The Wall Street Journal: Germany’s E.ON Faces Renewed Criticism for Uniper Spinoff The Wall Street Journal: U.S. Tax Credit Powers Wind-Farm Upgrades The Hill: Trump vows to […]

Energy News for October 6, 2016

Morning Consult: Study: Oil, Gas Exploration, Production Jobs Down One-Third Since 2014 Bloomberg News: GE Drones Are Coming to Squeeze More Savings From the Oil Patch The Hill: Federal court reviews tribe’s request to halt Dakota pipeline Washington Examiner: Oil group says disputed pipeline went through proper process Morning Consult: New Jersey to Close Final 2 Coal Plants in 2017 […]

Senators Feinstein and Daines Issue Letter Regarding Comprehensive Energy Legislation

In a letter to select Chairmen and Ranking Members on October 3, 2016, Senator Dianne Feinstein and Steve Daines expressed their thoughts on comprehensive energy legislation currently in conference negotiations. The letter discusses the Senators’ common priorities and urges strong reforms needed to improve forest health and addresses challenges currently impeding restoration efforts. Click here to read […]

Energy News for October 5, 2016

KUSA: Trump aims to calm oil execs in Denver The Associated Press: Texas oil company announces big offshore Alaska discovery The Hill: Left pressures Clinton for position on pipeline Reuters: Non-OPEC participation in deal would cut 1.2 million barrels per day: Venezuela BBC News: BP oil spill off Shetland being ‘rapidly dispersed naturally’ The Hill: Pipeline agency issues rule expanding emergency […]