Emissions

International , Emissions

Canada’s Trudeau To Seek Industry, Indigenous Input On Climate Plan

Details on achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 still unclear.

March 2, 2020

Exploration & Production , Emissions

Eni Targets Oil Output Peak In Clean Energy Drive

Italian energy company Eni pledged on Feb. 28 to reduce its oil production from 2025 and slash its greenhouse gas emissions by 80% in one of the most ambitious clean-up drives in an industry under pressure from investors to go green.

February 28, 2020

International , Emissions

Canadian Oil Problems May Force Trudeau, Foe To Cooperate

Abandonment of oil sands project costs Alberta thousands of jobs to be created.

February 27, 2020

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