Emissions

Crude Oil , International , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Climate Emergency Dominates London’s Oil Week

Discussions at this year’s IP Week, including from IEA’s Fatih Birol, illustrated the increasing sense of urgency among the oil and gas industry in addressing climate issues.

February 26, 2020

Emissions , Technology , Enhanced Oil Recovery

E&P Industry Pulse: Emergence Of Carbon Capture Technologies

Global and domestic initiatives facilitate emissions capture for storage and reuse in energy development.

February 26, 2020

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

BP To Quit Western Energy Alliance, Other Trade Groups Over Climate Policies

Western Energy Alliance and two other U.S.-based trade organizations do not “share our ambitious and progressive approach to the energy transition,” says BP CEO Bernard Looney.

February 26, 2020

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Varying Shades Of Green: Big Oil’s Different Energy Transition Approaches

From renewable power projects to cutting emissions from oil and gas operations, supermajors on both sides of the Atlantic are taking different approaches to going greener.

February 24, 2020

Investment , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Carbon Capture Advocates Still Waiting For Way Forward

The IRS and U.S. Treasury Dept. have not yet issued final rules on exactly how to implement these credits, causing proponents of carbon capture, use and storage technology a great deal of frustration.

February 24, 2020

Emissions

FERC Rules Clean Energy Must Pay Higher Market Price In New York

FERC says it is protecting competition; clean energy groups say it will make it harder for state to meet greenhouse gas reduction targets.

February 21, 2020

Public Capital , Policy & Regulations , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays

Pioneer CEO Scott Sheffield Urges Investors To Divest In Top Flarers

Pioneer Natural Resources CEO Scott Sheffield called on oil and gas investors to sell shares or pull funding from companies that have rates of natural gas flaring.

February 20, 2020

Business , Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays

Texas Regulator Names Companies With Highest Flaring Rate

Companies with the lowest flaring intensity in Texas included Pioneer Natural Resources, EOG Resources, ConocoPhillips and Chesapeake Energy.

February 18, 2020

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Opinion: Big Oil Is Facing An Existential Struggle

BP’s ambitious climate targets set a challenge for its global oil and gas peers.

February 14, 2020

Emissions , Technology

Ashtead Technology Supports Northern Lights Carbon Capture Development In North Sea

Global subsea equipment solutions specialist Ashtead Technology said Feb. 13 it has completed subsea installation monitoring work to support the Northern Lights Carbon Capture Storage project (CCS) in the North Sea.

February 13, 2020