Energy News for February 16, 2018

  The Hill: EPA penalties for polluters cut in half under Trump, study finds The Hill: Court rules Energy Dept. must implement Obama efficiency rules Bloomberg: Oil Set for Weekly Gain as Dollar Weakens, Markets Stabilize Platts: OPEC drafting agreement to institutionalize market cooperation with Russia, other allies Bloomberg: OPEC Considers Moving the Goalposts – Here’s Where They Might Go […]

Energy News for February 15, 2018

          Washington Examiner: Conservatives oppose Trump over gas tax hike Reuters: Oil rises towards $65 on Saudi commitment to curb output, weak dollar Reuters: Marathon Oil profit beats forecasts on rising crude, cost cuts Houston Chronicle: Gulf Coast LNG exports soon expected to dominate global market Greentech Media: DOE Forms a New Office Dedicated to ‘Energy […]

Energy News for February 14, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Why U.S. Oil Drillers Are Flooding the World The Conversation: Air pollution from industrial shutdowns and startups worse than thought The Hill: Obama energy secretary named to utility giant’s board Utility Dive: McIntyre praises Perry, previews pipeline review and PURPA reform Reuters: In Trump’s first year, U.S. agency doubles solar investments abroad Bloomberg: Tesla’s China Dream Threatened […]

Energy News for February 13, 2018

BBC News: Bitcoin energy use in Iceland set to overtake homes, says local firm Bloomberg: Oil Steady Near $59 as IEA Says Shale May Derail OPEC Cuts The New York Times: Trump Administration Targets Obama-Era Effort to Limit Methane The Wall Street Journal: Shale Output Hasn’t Grown This Fast Since Oil Was at $100 Reuters: Shell settles state, U.S. clean […]

Energy News for February 9, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: China to Launch Highly Anticipated Crude Futures Contract Axios: ExxonMobil added 2.7 billion barrels of reserves in 2017 Reuters: SandRidge Energy ousts CEO and CFO after push from Icahn Reuters: How soaring U.S. oil exports to China are transforming the global oil game The Guardian: Revealed: Trudeau government welcomed oil lobby help for US pipeline push […]

Energy News for February 8, 2018

Reuters: California says will block crude oil from Trump offshore drilling plan Reuters: Texas flood: U.S. oil exports pour into markets worldwide Bloomberg: A Fossil-Fuel Startup in California Is Using Solar’s Playbook Bloomberg: U.S. Gas Drillers Are Missing Out on Asia’s Oil-Driven Boom Financial Times: Total boosts returns to shareholders after jump in profits San Diego Union-Tribune: Problems in the pipeline […]

Energy News for February 7, 2018

Bloomberg: U.S. Oil Heads to Middle East in Latest Sign of Shale’s Spread Reuters: McClendon-founded Ascent Resources Marcellus files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Financial Times: Moscow and Riyadh gloss over differences to forge energy pact Houston Chronicle: Demand for cars will slow. Will Houston’s oil industry be ready? Politico: How Trump has already scored a win on infrastructure The Wall […]

Energy News for February 6, 2018

Bloomberg: BP Dodges Oil-Industry Gloom as Profit Jumps With Production Axios: Exxon backs federal methane regulation Bloomberg: Halliburton Takes Fracking Fight From Oil Field to Patent Office Bloomberg: Promised Land for Gas Drillers Turns Into Glutted No Man’s Land Houston Chronicle: Warburg Pincus launches new energy company in the Permian Reuters: ETP Rover natgas pipe seeks U.S. FERC OK to resume […]

Energy News for February 5, 2018

Bloomberg: Exxon Sees Oil Demand Down 20% in 2040; Or Maybe It’ll Be Up The Wall Street Journal: BP Faces Down Its Doubters Bloomberg: Permian Seen Second to Saudis for Spare Oil-Output Capacity Tulsa World: OSHA standards moot in Quinton rig explosion because of exemption for oil-and-gas industry Reuters: Oil group Total to sell 25 percent stake in offshore South […]

Energy News for February 2, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Google Weighs Unusual Bid With Giant Oil Firm Aramco to Rev Up the Saudi Tech Sector Houston Chronicle: Exxon Mobil posts $8.4 billion profit, largely from new tax law The Associated Press: Oklahoma quakes tied to how deep wastewater is injected Bloomberg: Billions From Trump Tax Cuts Supercharge Fossil Fuel Sector The Record: NJ will vote […]