Public Capital , Emissions

Companies Worry US SEC Climate Rule May Require Broad Emissions Disclosure

Some companies in carbon-intensive sectors, including oil major ExxonMobil Corp., have already begun reporting Scope 3 emissions, amid pressure from investors and climate campaigners.

January 19, 2022

Emissions , Energy Transition

Exxon Mobil Pledges Net-Zero Emissions from Operations by 2050

The oil major is developing "comprehensive roadmaps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions" from its operated assets around the world, Exxon's Chairman and CEO Darren Woods, said in a statement.

January 18, 2022

Emissions , ESG

EQT Becomes Nation’s Largest Producer of Certified Natural Gas

An approved independent assessment body assessed EQT's ESG performance and methane emissions at roughly 200 well pads located in Greene and Washington Counties, Pennsylvania.

January 14, 2022

Crude Oil , Emissions

IEA says Canada Can be Key Global Oil Supplier if Emissions Promises Kept

IEA Director Fatih Birol praised Canada's efforts so far to cut carbon emissions but said further work was needed.

January 14, 2022

Emissions , Energy Transition , Shale Plays , Midstream

Lucid to Develop Largest CCS Project in the Permian Basin

Lucid Energy Group received EPA approval on Jan. 11 for its plan for the sequestering of CO₂ from its Red Hills gas processing complex in New Mexico’s Lea County.

January 11, 2022

Markets , Emissions

US Greenhouse-gas Emissions Rose by 6.2% in 2021: Report

In the power sector, high natural gas prices led to a 17% rise in coal generation in the U.S.—the first increase since 2014—which drove up emissions.

January 11, 2022

Business , Markets , Policy & Regulations , Emissions , Energy Transition , Shale Plays

Three Big Questions in Energy for 2022

The U.S. oil sector looks set for a boom year under President Joe Biden—it could be the largest oil producer and LNG exporter in 2022. Here is a deeper look at that and other big questions the energy sector is facing for the year ahead.

January 7, 2022

Emissions , Technology

Carbon Market Outlook: CCUS Technology, Carbon Tax Credits to Shape 2022

Nicholas Fulford, senior director of energy transition for Gaffney Cline, discussed how investments in sequestration technology and supporting legislation while drive favorable carbon economics in 2022.

December 28, 2021

Public Capital , Emissions , Shale Plays

Civitas Resources Sees Oil Industry’s Future in Electric Rigs, Carbon Offsets

As investors and lawmakers push the oil industry to lower its carbon emissions, this drillsite and others run by Civitas Resources offer one model for drillers looking to migrate to low- or no-carbon emissions operations.

December 22, 2021

Public Capital , Natural Gas , Emissions , ESG , Shale Plays

Chesapeake Achieves ESG ‘First’ for Legacy Haynesville Shale Gas Operations

Chesapeake Energy is the first shale producer to certify Haynesville natural gas operations jointly under the MiQ methane standard and the EO100 standard for responsible energy development, according to a company release.

December 21, 2021