West Texas' Permian Basin now accounts for 400 rigs, which is more than half of all the nation's oil rigs. The next most active area is Oklahoma's Cana-Woodford shale with 73 rigs...
Natural Gas, Oil Industry Launch Environmental Partnership to Accelerate Reductions in Methane, VOCs
"This groundbreaking partnership further demonstrates the industry's leadership and commitment to responsibly developing America's energy resources while reducing emissions"
The rule will require refiners to mix 19.29 billion gallons of renewable fuels into the gasoline supply in 2018.
Eight years to construct (investment), 40-million work-hours and 7,500 jobs to build, all done 200 miles off the shores of Newfoundland. With the right policy, the USA could take advantage of these opportunities too.
Some of the proposed pipelines have similar names. Many have been in the news for years, while others seem to have sprung from nowhere. They're all accompanied by procedural and legal drama.
huge discoveries in the Marcellus and Utica shale regions of the US and warm temperatures during the winter of 2015/2016 caused the price to fall to the lowest level since 1998 at $1.6110 per MMBtu.
Biomass and waste fuels generated 2% of US electricity in 2016 (natural gas 34%, coal 30%, nuclear 20%). What makes up biomass and waste fuel?
ExxonMobil Corp. and seven other energy firms have teamed up to tackle natural gas sector greenhouse gas emissions.
Energy Secretary Rick Perry said it makes sense to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, in part because of the enormous new supply of U.S. oil and gas locked in once-inaccessible shale rocks.
Oil demand is forecast to keep rising until 2040, with natural gas growing by a sharp 40 percent. U.S. set to become the undisputed leader in crude and gas production.