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Public Capital

Equinor Raises Dividend as First-quarter Profit Tops Forecast

Equinor reported detailed earnings for the first time from its renewables division, which benefited strongly from the company’s sale of stakes in wind farms off the coasts of Britain and the U.S.

April 29, 2021

Business

Want to Monetize Your Energy Transition Efforts? Here’s How

Experts discuss how emissions factor into profitability in the era of energy transition and the need for standardization in how to measure them.

April 29, 2021

Legislation

Biden’s First 100 Days of Oil and Gas Action: He’s Just Getting Started

Baker Botts attorneys scrutinize the president’s agenda and its centrality of energy regulation.

April 28, 2021

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Natural Gas Prospects Lose Steam as Renewables Gather Pace

A drop in green energy costs and tougher emissions targets take shine away from the natural gas industry’s ‘cleaner than coal’ pitch.

April 28, 2021

Investment

PATH FORWARD: Bobby Tudor Applauds Exxon Mobil’s Proposed Carbon Capture Project for Houston

The rapid scaling of carbon capture and storage technology and infrastructure is critical for the energy transition, said Bobby Tudor, chair of the Greater Houston Partnership’s energy transition initiative.

April 28, 2021

Energy Transition

Piñon Midstream Launches Sour Gas, Carbon Capture Plant in Permian

Dark Horse facility in New Mexico will have a capacity of 400 MMcf/d.

April 27, 2021

Business

Executive Q&A: Oceaneering CEO Rod Larson on Offshore Taking the Lead

Roderick Larson, president and CEO of Oceaneering, recently spoke with Hart Energy in an exclusive interview on the outlook of the offshore oil and gas industry and the growing shift to producing the “cleanest, safest barrels.”

April 27, 2021

People

Denbury Appoints Nik Wood to Lead Carbon Solutions Unit

Nikulas Wood has been promoted to head Denbury Carbon Solutions, which the Plano, Texas-based independent energy company formed in January 2020 in anticipation of high-growth from its carbon capture business.

April 26, 2021

Exploration & Production

Energy Firm Claims Sale of World’s First ‘Carbon Neutral’ Oil

The announcement is part of an emerging trend among oil and gas companies looking to differentiate their products as cleaner in response to increasing pressure demanding action on climate change.

April 26, 2021

Exploration & Production

California Governor Seeks to End Oil Drilling in State by 2045

California Governor Gavin Newsom also directed the California state oil and gas regulator to initiate a process that will halt the issuance of hydraulic fracturing permits by 2024.

April 23, 2021