Energy News for April 12, 2017

Reuters: OPEC figures show oil output cuts exceed pledge in March – sources The Wall Street Journal: Saudi Arabia Wants OPEC to Extend Production Cuts Houston Chronicle: New U.S. drilling permits surged in March Houston Chronicle: Fast growth of sand mining is ‘real deal’ after oil bust Financial Times: EDF raises UK energy prices for second time in four months […]

Energy News for April 11, 2017

Financial Times: Leaked emails increase pressure on Shell over Nigerian oil deal CNN Money: Russia could soon control a U.S. oil company The Wall Street Journal: Venezuela Creditor Seeks Asset Freeze on U.S. Refiner Citgo Reuters: Exclusive: Saudis, oil majors discuss gas investments ahead of giant IPO Financial Times: China and Myanmar open long-delayed oil pipeline The Associated Press: Environmental Groups […]

Energy News for April 10, 2017

The Washington Post: Trump moves to open Atlantic coast to oil drilling for first time in more than 30 years The Wall Street Journal: Oil Trader Gunvor Approached Competitors Over Possible Sale Financial Times: Denmark proposes law change to block Gazprom pipeline Reuters: Business trumps politics as utilities back EU deal with Gazprom The Houston Chronicle: Companies exit Canadian oil […]

Energy News for April 7, 2017

Financial Times: BP cuts chief’s pay by 40% to $11.6m to avoid shareholder revolt Reuters: Iran struggles to expand oil exports as sea storage cleared Syracuse Post-Standard: National Grid service shutoffs soar; utility urges Trump not to ax aid to poor The Associated Press: Michigan Power Plant Plans $500M Expansion The Associated Press: Investment in renewable energy dips globally as […]

Energy News for April 6, 2017

Reuters: Petrobras says Exxon expressed ‘strong interest’ in pre-salt oil UPI: Exxon, Qatar Petroleum to tap Cypriot waters EurActiv: Eurogas chief: Gas can be renewable energy, too Miami Herald: FPL drafted portions of bill that puts tough requirements on rooftop solar companies CNBC: Europe’s electricity sector looks to move on from new-build coal-fired power plants and embrace clean energy Pittsburgh […]

Energy News for April 5, 2017

Baltimore Sun: As Hogan signs fracking ban, environmentalists question his record CNBC: We have no problem with the natural gas oversupply: Cheniere The Wall Street Journal: Exxon Eyes Brazil Expansion Morning Consult: As DOE Prepares for Cyberattacks, Energy Industry Wants More Clearances Los Angeles Times: Health officials acknowledge effects of utility leak on Alabama residents News Journal: Should Dover sell its […]

Energy News for April 4, 2017

Financial Times: Rosneft takes key step in push into Middle East Bloomberg News: Uncovering the Secret History of Wall Street’s Largest Oil Trade Financial Times: RWE and CEZ worst prepared for move to low-carbon economy Houston Business Journal: Houston LNG co. files for regulatory approval on export facility CNBC: Wind power records set in Scotland and India Miami Herald: FPL announces […]

Energy News for April 3, 2017

Bloomberg News: A Squabble at Iraq’s Oldest Oil Field Could Rock Global Supplies Bloomberg News: OPEC’s Barkindo Sees Progress in Oil Cuts as Stockpiles Shrink WNEP: Judge Throws Out $4.2 Million Verdict against Cabot Oil and Gas Financial Times: Canadian operators buy oil sands assets as foreign groups retreat The Wall Street Journal: Oil Companies’ Modest Prize: Breaking Even The […]

Energy News for March 31, 2017

Reuters: Volkswagen settles 10 U.S. state diesel claims for $157 million Bloomberg News: Bruised But Not Broken, Dakota Access Line Foes Turn to Keystone Dallas Morning News: PUC’s demands seen as “deal-killer” in NextEra’s bid to buy Oncor The Associated Press: $87 million penalty in California utility case CNBC: Renewables break records as wind and solar come online, International Renewable […]

Energy News for March 30, 2017

Houston Chronicle: ConocoPhillips to sell Canadian assets for $13.3 billion Bloomberg News: Oil Traders Warn There’s a Supply Crunch Looming Reuters: The DNA of oil wells: U.S. shale enlists genetics to boost output Washington Examiner: First legal shot fired to stop Keystone XL Reuters: Decades-old green power law is a fresh nuisance to U.S. utilities Reuters: Four dead, about 200,000 without […]