Energy News for August 20, 2018

CNBC: Oil giant Total has pulled out of Iran and giant gas project, reports say  Platts: North Dakota producers fail to control natural gas flaring Financial Times: Saipem’s robots set to cap undersea oil blowouts Los Angeles Times: California lawmakers will abandon effort to loosen wildfire liability rules for utility companies RTO Insider: NERC OKs Utilities’ Transfer to ReliabilityFirst Bloomberg […]

Energy News for August 17, 2018

Reuters: U.S. approves Cheniere bid to feed first gas to Texas LNG plant The Wall Street Journal: U.S. Signals It Could Sanction China Over Iran Oil Imports The Associated Press: Interior Department eyes protected Arctic land for drilling Platts: PNG LNG set to cut spot sales with new BP mid-term supply deal Reuters: Russian oil industry would weather U.S. ‘bill […]

Energy News for August 16, 2018

Platts: US EIA says Gulf Coast sets refinery throughput record Financial Times: BP bets big on shale for its US comeback Houston Chronicle: Texas oilfield services companies file more than half of US oilfield bankruptcies Reuters: BNSF adds to restrictions on older oil-tank cars ahead of phase-out: sources HuffPost: Fracking Water Use Skyrockets, Creating 1,440 Percent More Toxic Wastewater Financial […]

Energy News for August 14, 2018

RTO Insider: Western RTO or Bust? Not so, Says Industry Platts: Group fears FERC information could broaden DOE coal, nuclear plan Bloomberg: Send in the Drones to Reduce Operating Costs for Energy Industry Boston Globe: Vineyard Wind has a big selling point for its power: cheaper prices Scientific American: Can Offshore Wind Turbines Succeed in the Great Lakes? Reuters: Musk says […]

Energy News for August 13, 2018

Reuters: Saudi cuts oil output as OPEC points to 2019 surplus The Wall Street Journal: Frackers Burn Cash to Sustain U.S. Oil Boom he New York Times: A Gas Pipeline to Italy? Five Star Backers Sense a Betrayal The Wall Street Journal: Caspian Nations Move to Settle Dispute on Oil and Gas Reserves Financial Times:Shell […]

Energy News for August 10, 2018

Platts: Energy Transfer plans 100,000 b/d Dakota Access Pipeline expansion: COO The Associated Press: Company disputes complaint over refinery by national park Platts: US LNG export demand faces steep ramp up Bloomberg: Europe Shows It’s Getting Serious About Buying U.S. LNG Reuters: U.S. oil reserve release will not guarantee lower pump prices: analysts Houston Chronicle: How will competitors respond to the […]

Energy News for August 9, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Discrepancy Over Saudi Oil Data Could Rattle Markets Houston Chronicle: As Trump, Peña Nieto rush to finish NAFTA, oil industry faces loss of key protection Bloomberg: U.S. Sanctions May Risk Russia’s Oil Production Growth, Refining Washington Examiner: China realized oil tariffs would be like holding a gun to its own head Houston Chronicle: Apache and investment […]

Energy News for August 8, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Quantum Energy Collects $5.6 Billion for Its Latest Fund Reuters: U.S. LNG exports to China slump as buyers look elsewhere amid trade spat Utility Dive: FERC denies rehearing on Northern Access pipeline, overruling New York decision Bloomberg: Welcome to the ‘Man Camps’ of West Texas Bloomberg: Speculators Rattle China Oil Futures as Prices Break From World […]

Energy News for August 7, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Gasoline Makers Are Reaping Big Profits Platts: Russia’s Rosneft completes acquisition of ExxonMobil stakes in some joint projects Utility Dive: Court tosses construction permits for Atlantic Coast Pipeline Reuters: New wave of mega LNG projects is approaching Houston Chronicle: Mexican energy sector overhaul could reduce U.S. export demand E&E News: How railroads shouldered a risky oil rush […]

Energy News for August 6, 2018

Reuters: U.S. halts construction on EQT West Virginia to Virginia Mountain Valley gas pipeline Houston Chronicle: Race is on to build Texas’ first offshore oil export terminal Bloomberg: New York Yanks Air Permit on New 680-Megawatt Gas-Fired Plant Financial Times: Call for big oil groups to reveal crude-peak risk The Wall Street Journal: U.S. Officials Push New Penalties for Hackers […]