Emissions

Investment , Emissions , Energy Transition , Technology

Exxon Mobil’s Carbon Capture Megaproject in Houston Draws Support from Chevron, Others

Exxon Mobil unveiled that a slew of companies including Chevron, NRG Energy, Phillips 66 and more have all began discussing plans to support its carbon capture and storage plans in Houston.

September 17, 2021

Legislation , Emissions , Energy Transition

Biden’s Net-zero Plan Won’t Push Oil and Gas Away

A net-zero power sector by 2035 in the U.S. is one of the most ambitious decarbonization targets globally and will be “extremely challenging” to meet, analysts with Wood Mackenzie said.

September 17, 2021

Emissions

ION Receives Grant to Support UK Net-Zero Target through Port Decarbonization

ION Geophysical Corp.’s Edinburgh-based software group received a grant to advance port decarbonization through its climate-smart platform, Marlin SmartPort, the company said on Sept. 16.

September 17, 2021

Business , Natural Gas , Emissions , Energy Transition

Methane’s Moment in the Sun

In addition to being the fastest, lowest cost avenue in slowing down the rate of global warming, there’s also a lot of money to be made by saving the wasted methane emissions from the oil and gas industry.

September 16, 2021

Emissions , Technology

Data Project Backed by Al Gore Aims for Real-Time Emissions Monitoring

Other details about the precise sources of climate change are also shown in the material by Climate TRACE, drawing on data from satellites and high-level computer analysis.

September 16, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Energy Transition , Shale Plays

Major US Shale Producer Pioneer Natural Resources Sets Net-zero Target

Pioneer Natural Resources on Sept. 15 adopted a net-zero ambition by 2050 for both Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions that the U.S. shale producer says builds on many key initiatives already underway.

September 15, 2021

Emissions , Energy Transition

Investor Group Sets Tough Climate Blueprint for Big Oil

Oil and gas companies have published targets and strategies aimed at battling climate change, but the huge variation in scope, definitions and ambition makes analysis and comparison exceedingly difficult for investors.

September 15, 2021

Business , Emissions , Energy Transition , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Chevron to Maintain ‘Capital Discipline’ in Clean Energy Expansion, CEO Says

Similar to other major oil and gas producers, California-based Chevron has come under pressure to address climate change and reduce greenhouse-gas emissions. 

September 15, 2021

Business , Emissions , Energy Transition , Technology , Midstream

Chevron Forms JV to Advance Carbon Capture from Midcon, Gulf Coast Operations

Chevron’s partnership with Enterprise Products Partners has the potential to advance the U.S. oil major’s ongoing work to grow its lower carbon businesses with commercial scale, says Jeff Gustavson, president of Chevron New Energies.

September 13, 2021

Business , Legislation , Emissions

Oil and Gas Industry Braces for ‘Punitive’ Methane Fee

Here’s why even oil and gas producers that support cracking down on emissions are up in arms over a proposal to tax American methane pollution.

September 13, 2021