Emissions

Public Capital , Emissions , Energy Transition

Analyst Q&A: E&Ps Should Set Net-zero Targets for 2030, Not 2050

Kimmeridge Managing Director Megan Hays discusses the urgency for the oil and gas industry to rapidly decarbonize and the E&P companies that have become leaders in achieving their net-zero goals.

August 4, 2022

Public Capital , Emissions , Energy Transition

Why the E&P Sector Should Reach Net-zero—and Fast

While recent events have proven that energy security matters, the oil and gas industry needs to make net-zero a standard to ensure its role in the diversifying energy mix, according to a new report by Kimmeridge.

July 28, 2022

Natural Gas , Emissions , Energy Transition

Op-ed: Saving Humanity with Trees and Natural Gas

It is time to rethink our climate strategy, argues veteran energy attorney Poe Leggette, by focusing on a nature-based remedy to reducing carbon emissions: reforestation. 

July 28, 2022

Public Capital , Emissions , ESG

The Evolution of ESG Reporting for E&P Companies

Developing SEC requirements and market pressure push E&P companies to meet ESG disclosure demands.

July 27, 2022

Methane , Emissions , ESG

Op-ed: Could Stopping Methane Leaks Help Avoid the Worst of the Climate Crisis?

Thanks to technological advancements, the oil and gas industry has the tools to drastically curb methane leaks. Project Canary Co-founder and CEO Chris Romer is now urging those with the power and capital to make a difference to step up.

July 20, 2022

Legislation , Emissions , Energy Transition

Biden Set to Announce Executive Measures on Climate: White House

A White House official said earlier on July 19 that Biden has made it clear that if the Senate did not act on climate change, he will. “We are considering all options and no decision has been made,” the official said on condition of anonymity.

July 19, 2022

Legislation , Emissions

Canada Launches Consultations on Oil and Gas Emissions Cap

The proposal faced immediate backlash from Alberta, Canada’s main oil-producing province, which said the federal government cannot act unilaterally to meet emissions targets.

July 19, 2022

Master Limited Partnerships , Emissions , Shale Plays

Pioneer, Devon, ConocoPhillips Join Oil and Gas Methane Partnership 2.0 Initiative

The Oil and Gas Methane Partnership 2.0 Initiative is dedicated to reducing methane emissions and improving emissions reporting transparency in the oil and gas industry.

July 15, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Emissions , Midstream

Top US LNG Producer Cheniere Asks Biden Admin to Drop Pollution Rule

Cheniere’s request could carry some weight in the Biden administration as it is one of a handful of companies that advises a White House and EU-backed task force developing a plan to wean EU countries off Russian gas.

July 11, 2022

Emissions , Energy Transition , Midstream

Liability, Lending and Leadership in Midstream CO2 Initiatives

Pipeline operators have shown leadership in trying to curb emissions, including initiatives in planning CO₂ lines. 

July 7, 2022